Sr. RF Engineer
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ALTEN Group, our parent company, has been a leader in engineering and information technology for more than 30 years. ALTEN Group operates in 30 countries across Europe, North America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East and employs more than 36,000 people, 88% of whom are engineers. The company covers the whole development cycle and offers a choice of service levels, from technology consulting to complete project outsourcing.
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Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Be responsible for antenna designs from initial concept through requirements definition, topology selection, detailed design, analysis, optimization, manufacturing, testing, qualification, and in-orbit support of the products.
Present engineering design review materials to our customers and executive team, as well as participate in proposal-writing efforts.
A Bachelor of Science (BS) degree or higher in Electrical Engineering or Physics from an accredited university or institution.
6 years of industry or university research experience in antenna design, analysis, optimization, fabrication, and test.
Minimum of 4 years of experience with a Masters degree. More experienced candidates are also encouraged to apply.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.
Experience in designing, simulating, building, and testing high-frequency antennas made in printed circuit board (PCB) processes.
Expert-level proficiency in 3D electromagnetic simulation tools such as CST or HFSS.
Strong experience with EDA tools such as Altium.
Hands-on experience with lab instruments such as vector network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, signal generators, and oscilloscopes.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Antenna design in frequency bands above 20 GHz.
Phased array design and development.
Aerospace electronics design, development, and qualification.
EMI/EMC design and mitigation techniques.
Note: Due to nature of work, only US Persons (citizens or permanent residents) need apply for this position.
Salary Range: $115,000-$180,000
The actual salary offered is dependent on various factors including, but not limited to, location, the candidate’s combination of job-related knowledge, qualifications, skills, education, training, and experience.
Alten Technology is a an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our Policy is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual’s age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status.