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Belcan RF Engineer in Northampton, Massachusetts

RF Engineer

Job Number: 317516

Category: Electrical / Electronics

Description: A RF Engineer job in Northampton, MA is currently accepting applications. This is a direct hire position with our key manufacturing client. In this role, you will be responsible for all phases of product development from conception through production of RF/Microwave/MMW components and subsystems. To be considered for this role, you will have a B.S. Degree in Engineering along with 7+ years of microwave design experience in a product development environment.

RF Engineer Job Responsibilities:

  • Application of advanced technical concepts, techniques, and procedures to the development of RF/Microwave/MMW products. Identifies and documents functional requirements

  • Development of RF design and specifications, analysis of alternative designs, subassembly and module design, verification testing, and peer review of RF designs

  • Provide necessary documentation and technical expertise to support bid and proposal efforts including technical writing and costing

  • Contributes to complete major engineering projects or several small projects, including the efforts of Mechanical and Electrical Drafters, Technicians and other Engineering Staff

  • Prepare and provides formal briefings to the Staff and Project Sponsors

  • Lead technical discussions at project review sessions and in negotiations with the Project Sponsor

  • Define and organize proposed projects into the tasks and activities needed to solve the problems being addressed. Schedule work to meet completion dates and technical specifications

  • Regularly provide technical guidance and oversight to Technical Staff

  • Comply with and ensure department compliance with Company health, safety and environmental policies

  • Comply with all applicable U.S. export control and security regulations

  • Manage engineering projects for technical performance, budget, and schedule

RF Engineer Job Requirements:

  • B.S. Degree in Engineering

  • 7+ years of microwave design experience in a product development environment

  • Experience with RF/microwave products is strongly preferred

  • Experience designing for harsh environments including space is strongly preferred

  • Competent in RF linear and non-linear circuit simulation using software such as AWR, Eagleware, or ADS

  • Competent in analog DC, AC, and transient circuit simulation using SPICE or derivative

  • Competent in RF measurements and design validation procedures

  • Experience with 2.5D and 3D electromagnetic problems and simulation tools

  • General knowledge of military specifications for building, testing, screening, and producing various electronic devices

  • Ability to read customer specifications and select purchased parts based on customer documentation

  • Experience with Reliability analysis such as IAW MIL-HDBK-217

  • Self-motivated, reliable, and accountable individual who assumes task ownership

  • Ability to understand and evaluate metrics and apply process improvement measures

  • Ability to work effectively under pressure to meet deadlines

If you are interested in this RF Engineer job in Northampton, MA, please apply via the 'apply now' link provided.

Belcan is a leading provider of qualified personnel to many of the world's most respected enterprises. We offer excellent opportunities for contract/temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct assignments in the engineering, IT, and professional fields. We are the employer of choice for thousands worldwide. Our overriding goal is to provide quality staffing solutions that help people, organizations, and communities succeed. Belcan is a team-driven Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity. For more information, please visit our website at

Location: Northampton , MA

Minimum Experience (yrs): 7+

Required Education: Bachelor (BA, BS...)


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