Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, in...
Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. which employs more than 47,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com. DRS Signal Solutions, Inc. specializes in communications-surveillance products that meld both RF and DSP technologies and is a leading worldwide supplier of high-quality signal-intercept equipment. We provide creative RF solutions to the Department of Defense and prime contractors. The facility designs and manufactures HF, VHF, and SHF tuners and receivers, demodulators, direction finders and wireless intercept solutions. Job Location: Germantown, MD Job Title: Manager Digital Engineering Position Summary Responsible for managing a team of engineers on complex activities and completion on time and budget. Ability to manage a technical group independently. Ideal Candidate is expected to lead a digital and firmware design team for design as well as the associated testing. This includes design and test of circuits, and implementation of logic and algorithms that meet design requirements. Duties and Responsibilities: * Responsible for managing a team of engineers on complex activities and completion on time and budget * Ability to manage a technical group independently * Lead the technical staff in resolving difficult technical issues in a systematic and comprehensive way that will align best with the overall line of business goals * Design, develop and debug key pieces of hardware and firmware when need arises * Participate in management R&D efforts for FPGA designs * Participate in Bids, BOE's, proposal efforts and advanced development projects and exhibit strong technical writing skill * Manage budget, cost and schedule input for design assignments * Drive the program design to cost and design for manufacture requirements * Communicate clearly (written and oral) with other company personnel and the customer as required * Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization Basic Qualifications: * BS Degree, Master's preferred and a minimum of 10+ years of experience * Proven record of accomplishment of taking designs from concept thru deployment * Good knowledge of digital systems design and best practice for verification of digital circuits * Strong technical leadership is desirable, with some level of administrative responsibility in past experience Working knowledge of some or all of the below skills is desired: * Proficient in Xilinx ? Virtex/Kintex families, Verilog, and VHDL * Modelsim / Mentor Graphics board design ? UVM knowledge a plus * Fluency in Verilog/VHDL * Timing analysis * Digital Board design/layout * High speed (10 Gig+) Signal Integrity analysis * Design Synthesis (test benches) * DDC's * 10GbE, Ethernet ? knowledge of layer 1, 2, 3 protocols Leonardo DRS, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #AISSDL2017