Engineer: Radio Frequency (RF)

Sr. Principal RF Engineer

SRC, Inc. is currently seeking a highly motivated, principal radio frequency (RF) engineer to join a team of engineers in the design of a variety of radar, electronic warfare and communications systems for both airborne and ground based applications. The successful candidate will provide high level technical direction, oversight and leadership to a broad array of programs.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to

  • Provide technical leadership and serve as the primary focus for RF related work on a variety of radar development programs
  • Lead trade studies, perform requirements analysis and develop hardware architectures to meet system requirements
  • Interface with other design disciplines (mechanical, digital, systems, manufacturing engineering) to resolve design and production problems
  • Create technical proposals and white papers
  • Prepare and present technical briefings to customers and senior management
  • Bachelor of science in electrical engineering or related field, master’s degree preferred
  • 10 or more years of related experience
  • Prior defense industry experience
  • Strong RF design and analysis skills and familiarity with simulation tools such as ADS, HFSS, Sonnet and NEC
  • Familiar with high level assemblies such as receivers, exciters, transmitters, phased array antennas and radar system design up to 26 GHz
  • Ability to coordinate the activities of a team of engineers and technicians
  • Relevant published articles or conference presentations
  • Willing to travel up to 25 percent

  • Location Syracuse, New York
  • Employment Type Part-Time Hourly
  • Experience Required 10+ Years
  • Education Required Bachelors Degree
  • Security Clearance Requirement Must meet eligibility requirements
  • Travel % 25