Engineer: Electrical

Lead Digital Engineer

SRC, Inc. is currently seeking a lead digital hardware engineer to design, develop and test innovative solutions to challenging problems of national significance. The successful candidate for this position will demonstrate a desire of producing high-quality, consistent results in a deadline driven environment. High initiative, a strong sense of urgency, and self-discipline are important competencies for success in this role.



  • Develop digital subsystems comprised of field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs), microprocessors, high-speed communication links, and high bandwidth memory interfaces
  • Interface with RF designs and unique mechanical packaging in support of novel radar and EW systems
  • Basic soldering skills and familiarity with typical lab equipment (DMM, scopes, logic analyzers, power supplies, temperature chambers, EMI chambers, …) is a plus
  • Design and test custom high-speed circuit boards
  • Perform board- and system-level integration and test of new designs
  • Provide engineering support for production programs
  • Participate in team-based environments for large systems
  • Use scripting languages such as Perl and Python to automate tasks
  • Analyze collected data in software tools such as MATLAB
  • Design firmware for FPGAs using VHDL
  • Program microcontrollers in C/C++
  • Provide strategic/big picture technical leadership
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
  • 10 percent travel may be required

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer engineering or electrical engineering with 6 or more years of experience
  • Experience with the implementation of digital signal processing algorithms is a plus
  • Experience in the defense industry is a plus
  • Ability to formulate practical ideas, make decisions and take responsibility for them
  • Ability to react and adjust quickly to changing conditions in a fast-paced environment

Equal Opportunity

Individuals seeking employment are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability. You are being given the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.

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COVID-19 Policy:
President Biden’s Executive Order 14042, requires Federal contractors and subcontractors to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by January 18, 2022. This requirement applies to all SRC, Inc. and SRCTec, LLC employees and its subcontractors.

  • Location Syracuse, New York
  • Employment Type Full-Time Salaried
  • Experience Required 6+ Years
  • Education Required Bachelors Degree
  • Security Clearance Requirement Must meet eligibility requirements
  • Travel % 10