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Senior FPGA Firmware Engineer

  • Location: Gloucester
  • Salary: Up to £900 per day + Negotiable, Inside IR35 per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 24 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Emily Stapley
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Expiry Date: 04 September 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH79108_1658695935

Do you want to work at the forefront of Technology and Software? Are you interested in supporting solutions in Cyber Security? If so, the following role may be right for you…

We are looking for a Senior FPGA Engineer to join the existing team 5 days a week on site in Gloucester on an initial 6 month contract to work supporting Government and Customers in helping them to monitor threats, detect crimes and investigate and prosecute criminals.

As a Senior FPGA Engineer, you will:

  • be expected to lead small teams of 1-3 junior engineers, and provide support and mentoring through their activities
  • be involved in the full lifecycle of product development, from concept, design, through delivery, and into support


To succeed within the role of Senior FPGA Engineer, you'll have experience in a similar position and you'll have the following skills:

  • Previously worked in the Defence industry
  • Extensive hands-on experience developing codes using VHDL
  • Familiar with at least 1 modern FPGA tool chain (e.g. Xilinx, Achronix or similar)

Due to security nature of this role, candidate must have live SC security clearance.

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

  • Achieve a work/life balance
  • Increase earning potential
  • Develop your skills
  • Be appreciated and valued

If this sounds like the role for you, apply now as a start date is fast approaching!

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

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