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Senior FPGA Engineer

    Wayne, NJ

Full Time

About the Role:

BAE Systems is seeking experienced FPGA design engineers who are knowledgeable in all aspects of product development. Come be a part of a talented, innovative, and evolving team of FPGA designers working on world class and cutting-edge communications technology.

BAE Systems offers competitive pay, benefits, and important work-life balance initiatives including every other Friday Off, Flextime, and Telecommuting. BAE also believes in a culture of recognition for the extraordinary contributions of our skilled employees.

Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We put our customers first – exemplified by our mission: “We Protect Those Who Protect Us®.” Sound like a team you want to be a part of? Come build your career with BAE Systems.
In Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) Systems, you’ll help develop systems that sense, control, exploit and disseminate actionable information to warfighters supporting a variety of missions.

**Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status**

Responsibilities:

  • Work with cross-functional teams in developing the latest capabilities to enhance our Integrated Communication Solutions product line
  • Enhance your FPGA capabilities through challenging projects and nurture your career development
  • Work closely with our subject matter experts and most senior engineers to absorb valuable domain and technical knowledge

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Eligible for Secret Security Clearance
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related discipline, with 4+ years of experience, or Master’s Degree and 2 years of experience
  • VHDL proficiency for design entry
  • Test bench and simulation expertise with Mentor Graphics QuestaSim
  • Experience with standard vendor toolsets (Intel Quartus, Xilinx Vivado) in Windows and/or Linux environments
  • Lab verification and debugging
  • Configuration management tools (Git)
  • Motivated individual with strong problem-solving abilities

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Active Secret Security Clearance
  • Eligible for Top Secret Security Clearance
  • Digital Signal Processing implementation experience and/or algorithm development
  • MATLAB/Simulink toolsets and/or verification using test vectors generated from reference models
  • Working knowledge of Verilog
  • Architectural experience
  • Experience with latest device technologies (SOC, high speed interfaces, etc.)
  • Ability to mentor and lead a team of engineers

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems’ 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. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.

Meet BAE Systems

BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, security and aerospace company headquartered in Arlington, VA, with locations across the country. We deliver a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services.