Randstad RF/Microwave Engineer in Tewksbury, Massachusetts
salary:$85,000 - $140,000 per year
date posted:Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Cutting edge, large and growing company is seeking a Senior Level RF Engineer. The successful candidate will employ their working knowledge of Circuit Card Assemblies (CCAs) and analytical skills in electromagnetic and microwave theory.
location: Tewksbury, Massachusetts
job type: Permanent
salary: $85,000 - 140,000 per year
work hours: 9am to 6pm
Responsibilities include design and hands-on testing of microwave components, cards and systems plus providing technical support to production activities.Team leadership skills including cost and schedule management plus proposal writing and presentation experience are desired.Some travel to integration sites, plus customer and subcontractor facilities, may be required.
5+ years of experience in the following areas:
Microwave/RF system, subsystem and component analysis, design and test
Hands-on experience with electromagnetic simulation tools such as HFSS, ADS, CST, Mentor Graphics' Xpedition and analytical tools such as Matlab
Background designing and testing analog CCAs, including frequency conversion, automatic gain control, amplifier design and analog filter design
Experience in electrical interconnects and transmission line design
Understanding of EMI analysis and mitigation techniques
Propensity for learning through self-study, and being comfortable in a multi-tasking environment
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Experience leading smalls design teams
Understanding of allocating and flowing down requirements from the system to the component level
Knowledge of cost estimating, plus budget and schedule management
Experience in a production environment
Strong academic background that includes courses in: Microwave Engineering, Microwave Systems, Electromagnetic Theory and Radar Systems
Strong hands on experience with microwave testing techniques, including using spectrum analyzers, Real-time Spectrum Analyzers (RSAs), Vector Network Analyzers (VNAs) and Performance Network Analyzer (PNAs)
Experience in technical writing, proposal writing, and oral presentations
Existing Secret clearance or ability to obtain a secret clearance with interim clearance
Master's degree in Electrical Engineering OR PhD degree in Electrical Engineering is a plus
- Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering OR a STEM major
U.S. Security Clearance required within 1 year of start date.
- Microwave/RF system, subsystem and component analysis, design and test, Hands-on experience with electromagnetic simulation tools such as HFSS, ADS, CST, Mentor Graphics' Xpedition and analytical tools such as Matlab, CCAs, including frequency conversion, automatic gain control, amplifier design and analog filter design, electrical interconnects and transmission line design
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