Senior FPGA Engineer Lincoln (LN6) - Perm
Come and join our expanding Electronic Warfare Operations Support Group (EWOS) which is made up of 60+ electronic warfare specialists. From all manner of backgrounds, our engineers, scientists, and ex-military personnel combine their experience to help our customers achieve the true operational potential and help keep their people and platforms safe.
We are expanding an existing team led by our Engineering Manager at our office in Lincoln. You will help design, implement, and support new capability using your team. You will have opportunity to take part in both domestic and international trials of your teams outputs, while working with both present and future technology.
Working as part of a team, under a Principal FPGA Engineer, you will plan and run development Sprints. You will be supported by the Engineering Manager who will work with you to coordinate outputs between sites and to plan team training events. Recognising and relaying customer requests, demands, and comments to our team and as the project progresses, y ou will be crucial to ensure that development, verification, and validation are successful. You will develop into the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the project acting as the main point of contact for stakeholder queries.
The invaluable experience youll bring , to help us achieve more.
Joining a large project at the initial stages, you will help manage a small team through the production of Simulink based models for incorporation onto FPGA boards .
Core to this role will be your understanding of Physics/Mathematical principles at Degree-level and experience as an FPGA engineer. Experience, or a working knowledge of electro-optic (EO) infra-red (IR) and radio frequency (RF) sensors, within a Defence setting would be beneficial.
This will mean providing ongoing support and continuous assistance during deployment to help with these design and implementation tasks, using your knowledge of Simulink to model systems.
Experience with the FPGA build process
A deep understanding of Physics/Mathematical principles at Degree-level
System Design Documentation
Experience in managing a small team
Requirements Management (DOORS/Enterprise Architect etc.)
Defence Industry knowledge of EW systems
Due to the highly secure nature of the projects that you will be involved with, you must be:
A UK National and eligible to work in the UK
Eligible to obtain and maintain a UK GovernmentSC -level security clearance
Salary £40,000 to £55,000
25 days annual leave inclusive of up to 3 days Christmas shut-down
Buy or sell up to 5 days annual leave
Annual Wellbeing allowance
Two pension schemes to choose from
Private Medical Insurance + discounts for additional family members
Life Assurance scheme up to 4 x salary
Share Save scheme
Electric/Hybrid Car leasing scheme
Cycle to work scheme
Career development support
Wellbeing is at the core to our culture, allowingemployees to flourish and to achieve their full potential. Our people are important to us, and we take pride in our wellbeing programmes and policies that supportindividuals including, mental health first aiders and readily available support through our extensive employee assistance programme.