Due to continued growth, BAE Systems has an opening for a Senior Principal FPGA Design Engineer in Manassas, VA. BAE Systems is one of the world's leading defense contractors and a stable Fortune 500 Company.
This position is responsible for developing complex VHDL FPGA designs that include ADC/DAC interfaces, DSP, and high speed SERDES. The targeted testbench will use a SystemVerilog/UVM methodology.
As an experienced Design Engineer, you will have the opportunity to mentor junior engineers in a fast growing organization. You will also have the opportunity to be mentored by other FPGA Design and Verification Engineers in the Electronic Warfare domain knowledge.
Electronic Warfare is an ever-changing domain. As a Design Engineer there are opportunities to understand the systems level design down to the individual FPGAs. You will be working with systems engineers, other FPGA designers, and Verification Engineers in a fast-paced dynamic environment within the Radar domain.
Our flexible work environment provides a work life balance that allows you the opportunity to change the world while maintaining your personal life. We put our customers first – exemplified by our mission: “We Protect Those Who Protect Us®”.
Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience
Required Skills and Education
- Experience in Design for a SystemVerilog/UVM or OVM testbench
- Experience with FPGA design and verification tools (Mentor Questa)
- Experience with VHDL or Verilog
- Familiarity with Xilinx, Altera and Microchip (acquired Microsemi)
- Excellent communication skills both written and oral
- Familiarity with board design methodologies
- The ability to obtain a Secret level security clearance
Preferred Skills and Education
- FPGA design experience in the Radar domain
- Digital Signal Processing experience
- Hold an active Secret clearance
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve.
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