Senior Hardware Engineer-16003

Date: Nov 18, 2023

Location: Dayton, OH, Ohio, United States

Company: HII's Mission Technologies division

Requisition Number: 16003 

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40.00 

Security Clearance: Secret 

Level of Experience: Senior 

Job Description

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Mission Technologies (HII-MT) is seeking a qualified candidate for Senior Hardware Engineer with extensive experience using LabVIEW, FPGA, and Real-Time modules to create robust data acquisition, timing, and control software interfaces. 

Essential Job Responsibilities

• Create or modify LabVIEW, FPGA and Real-Time software to meet testing needs for current or upcoming programs 
• Create test operational documents to support current and modified programs. 
• Full lifecycle application development. Designing, coding and debugging applications in various software languages. 
• Software analysis, code analysis, requirements analysis, software review, identification of code metrics, system risk analysis, software reliability analysis. 
• Testing and quality assurance. Performance tuning, improvement, balancing, usability, automation. 
• Support, maintain and document functionality. Integrate software with existing systems. 
• Design, implement, maintain, and improve electrical test equipment and components. 
• Operate computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks. 
• Test experience with signal generators and spectrum analyzers.  

Minimum Qualifications

  • 9 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 7 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; or 4 years relevant experience with PhD or Juris Doctorate in related field.
  • Bachelor of Science in applicable engineering or science field preferred with 9+ years experience, however candidates with 13+ years experience relevant equivalent experience will be considered  
  • Progressive experience using LabVIEW , LabVIEW Real-time, and LabVIEW FPGA 
  • HDL (Verilog/ VHDL) simulation/ programming/ debug 
  • Experience with Xilinx FPGA/MPSoC/RFSoC projects and Xilinx toolsets (ISE and / or Vivado) 
  • Experience with High-Level Synthesis Tools such as MATLAB HDL Coder 
  • Experience with model-based design (specifically Simulink) 
  • Knowledge of Digital Signal Processing (DSP) techniques, theory and high-throughput implementation 
  • Minimum Secret clearance is required to start.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI with enhanced security checks.

Physical Requirements

Office or industrial environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances. Lifting and moving of materials not to exceed the guidelines set for one man lift.

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 an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.