Field-Programmable Gate Array Engineer (FPGA) - 30034 in Dayton, OH at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 6/30/2019

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    Dayton, OH
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Job Description



We are looking for an engineer to conduct FPGA development for a project that provides customer support in the area of radar testing and data analysis. The applicant, as part of a project team, will develop test infrastructure necessary to translate customer experiment concepts into executable hardware and software solutions to meet program goals. Infrastructure includes signal generation equipment (standard laboratory and special purpose) and instrumentation (high speed data recorders, video recorders). Tasks also include test planning, equipment development to meet customer needs - RF design, waveform programming, FPGA programming, checkout of signal generation and test recorder equipment, operation of the equipment during testing and post test data analysis.

  • US Citizenship
  • Secret Security Clearance
  • Able to support field testing
  • Typical work schedule M-F 8-5 except when on test deployments
  • Hardware and software experience
  • Minimum of 4 years experience
  • BS in Electrical/Computer/Mechanical Engineering or Computer Science

An Ideal candidate would have a subset of the following qualifications:

  • Solid FPGA development experience (VHDL)
  • Ability to work cooperatively with other organizations and team mates as part of an overall test team
  • Ability to develop customer experiment concepts into delivered hardware and software solutions
  • Experience with RF design
  • Ability to build, program, modify, and operate EW/RF equipment to include field test equipment
  • Experience in radar and electronic counter measures testing and evaluation
  • Experience with operation and use of test equipment such as signal generators and standard laboratory test equipment - spectrum analyzers, O-Scopes, Function Generators
  • Experience with digital high speed signal recorders, and video cameras and recorders
  • Experience with analysis of test data and ability to develop software tools to assist with data analysis
  • Experience with development of MATLAB and C/C++ code
  • Experience with development of software in a Linux operating environment



Security Clearance


Diversity Statement

  Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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