Microelectronics R&D Senior Systems Engineer


  • Cadence
  • Collaboration
  • Spectrum
  • Fluency
  • Partnership
  • ISR
  • Analytics
  • IT management
  • Roadmaps
  • Research and development

Job Description

Requisition Number: 15071

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40.00

Security Clearance: Ability to Obtain

Level of Experience: Senior

Job Description

Cyber, Electronic Warfare and Space (CEW&S) a division of HII Mission Technologies provides full-spectrum cyber, EW, and space capabilities that address today's rapidly changing, multi-domain global security threats, and anticipate emerging threats. We are a diverse organization offering competitive and challenging opportunities to highly motivated and talented individuals.

The Microelectronics Research & Development Systems Engineer will lead the execution of programs, work with other scientists and engineers to define requirements, help develop technical roadmaps and enable technology transitions to programs/products, and identify, shape and define technical gaps and opportunities for microelectronics R&D. The successful candidate will accomplish this by leveraging their deep knowledge of system engineering, IC design expertise in digital, analog, or mixed signal domains, microelectronics packaging and test of complex SoCs in a fast-paced Research & Development environment.

Essential Job Responsibilities

• Technically lead execution of microelectronics Research & Development programs, in collaboration with other engineers in the team and program managers
• Participate in the development of technical roadmaps
• Prepare technical presentations and brief customers, partners, and technical leadership teams
• Lead the development of detailed technical approaches for affordable microelectronics Research & Development programs
• Regularly present technical findings to customers and their technical advisors
• This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance

Minimum Qualifications

• Bachelor's degree with 15+ years' experience in an engineering classification or a Master's degree with typically 12+ years' experience in an engineering classification or a Ph.D. degree with typically 8+ years' experience in an engineering classification.
• 5 + years of experience with the development of microelectronics and/or enabling techniques
• Experience as a systems engineer on a government contract program

Preferred Requirements

• 10+ years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience
• Experience developing microelectronics (and/or enabling technologies) for military/aerospace applications focused on frontend or backend design, engineering, test, and characterization
• Experience in module/sub-module design, analysis, test, and integration
• Experience with photonics integrated circuit design, engineering, testing, and characterization
• Experience with laboratory equipment for testing microelectronics
• Fluency with microelectronics EDA simulation tools (e.g. CADENCE, SYNOPSYS)

This opportunity resides with Cyber & Electronic Warfare, a business group within HII's Mission Technologies division. HII works within our nation's intelligence and cyber operations communities to defend our interests in cyberspace. Our deep expertise in network architecture, software and hardware development, cybersecurity and the electromagnetic environment uniquely enables us to support sensitive missions for federal agency partners.

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII's skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit: .

HII is committed to cultivating an inclusive company culture to promote collaboration and enhance creativity by hiring a diverse work force. HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.