Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio

Job Description

Alion is seeking Sr. Hardware Engineer’s with experience in Xilinx, Altera, Lattice or other devices. This individual will be responsible for the development of standalone and integrated FPGA systems. These systems use FPGAs to collect data from and control hardware. Candidates must have solid experience with FPGAs and embedded processors. The FPGAs external communications will be via PCI or PCI Express, Ethernet or high speed serial.  It is desired that the candidate have experience working with FPGA's for data acquisition and digital signal processing. Experience with digital signal processing, software defined radios, DRFM technologies and RF receiver and transmitter designs are highly desired.  Other unique engineering skillsets may be desirable for this and other potential positions. 

Candidates must work well with mixed disciplined teams and must be able to lead projects when required.   
 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering
  • 10+ years’ experience
  • Ability to work with a team or alone as the projects dictate
  • Good time management and leadership skills
  • Good analytical, critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Good verbal communication skills

Required

  • Implementation of control systems using FPGAs
  • Digital signal processing (DSP)
  • Software defined radio
  • DRFM designs
  • RF receiver and transmitter design (Communication and Radar systems)
  • Electronic Warfare and Radar concepts
  • FPGA data collection
  • FPGA communication via Ethernet
  • FPGA interface with PCI and PCI Express
  • FPGA communication via high speed serial
  • Experience with both VHDL and Verilog, ISE and Vivado
  • PCB design and layouts
  • Lab view/Lab windows experience

Desired

  • C++,C,C#
  • Assembly language
  • Java, Visual Basic, QT, Python

Security Clearance: None
Telework - Not Eligible

Diversity Statement

We are an EOE that values our employee’s talent – regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, religion or other protected characteristics – Your Talent Is Our Strength.

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 for the majority of our positions.

Covid Notice

A new Federal Executive Order requires that employees of Federal contractors and subcontractors be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by December 8, 2021. Accordingly, as a condition of employment with Technical Solutions, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, employees will be required to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption prior to starting employment.

Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides mission-critical national security solutions to government and commercial customers worldwide. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs about 44,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

  • Builder of the most complex ships in the world for 135 years at Newport News, and 82 years at Ingalls.
  • Sole builder of U.S. Navy aircraft carriers, the world’s largest warships, and one of two builders constructing nuclear-powered submarines.
  • Exclusive provider of refueling services for nuclear-powered aircraft carriers, at the forefront of new ship technologies, specialized manufacturing capabilities and nuclear facility management.
  • Largest industrial employer in Virginia and Mississippi, and an employer in Louisiana and Alabama.
  • Largest supplier of U.S. Navy surface combatants—has built more than 70 percent of Navy fleet of warships.
  • Builder-of-record for Aegis DDG 51 class of guided missile destroyers.
  • Builder of record for the LHA 6 class large-deck amphibious ships and the sole builder of the Navy’s newest fleet of the San Antonio (LPD 17) class amphibious assault ships.
  • Builder-of-record for the flagship of the U.S. Coast Guard – the National Security Cutter.
  • Provider of mission critical and practical solutions to a wide variety of government and commercial customers worldwide through Technical Solutions.
  • Provider of advanced unmanned maritime solutions for defense, marine research and commercial applications
  • Next-generation enterprise IT and C51SR
  • Management and operations of Department of Energy nuclear sites
  • Fleet sustainment
  • Employs more than 6,800 engineers and designers.

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