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  • Location:

    Stevenage

  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £65 - £75 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jake Appleton

  • Email:

    jappleton@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    02921 67 37 46

  • Job ref:

    BH-27469

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    11 February 2022

  • Start date:

    2022-01-12

FPGA Engineer - INSIDE IR35 - Up to £75 per hour - 12 Months - SC Cleared - Stevenage

Expert in digital signal processor design and validation to join the system engineering team responsible for the secure telecommand and telemetry system for a military communication satellite. The role requires a strong background in the validation of digital FPGA-based systems, in this case applied to a cryptographic system.

Essential

Planning and execution of verification and validation of digital communications equipment;
Expertise in test software scripting using Python, C and tcl;
Troubleshooting and debug of FPGA-based equipment.

Desirable:

Experience in any or all of the following topics will be valuable –
Knowledge of cryptographic systems and associated security functions;
Understanding of end-to-end digital communication systems;
Failure mode and related system analyses: FMEA / FMECA, single event effects and security analysis;
Familiarity with VHDL used in FPGA design.