Principal RF/Microwave Antenna Engineer

Title  RF/Microwave Antenna Principal Engineer
Location NH
MUST BE US CITIZEN

Client is actively seeking a highly motivated RF/Microwave Antenna Design Engineer to join our engineering development team. In this dynamic environment you will participate in designing, developing and testing sophisticated RF/Microwave Antennas and RF feeds used in a wide variety of Aerospace and Defense applications, providing protection to our warfighters. The successful candidate will have a solid theoretical background in RF/Microwave theory and will also have the creative thinking skills to bring a product from concept to field use.

Responsibilities:
Design and modeling of RF/Microwave Antennas and elements from 30 MHz to 50 GHz, for a variety of applications utilizing computer design tools such as HFSS, ADS, CST, GRASP, WIPL, MATLAB and KnowBell
Flat Plate waveguide antenna design and fabrication proposal, proctor qualification, and support production.
Work with senior engineers and advisors to support our flat plate array products and development
Analysis and test of RF/Microwave Antennas, hybrids, feed structures, filters and elements for a variety of applications
Documentation of design elements
Set up and operational Testing and evaluation of engineering hardware in a laboratory environment
Part Time Travel (less than 25%) expected to support across sites for production support, as well as customer meetings, trade shows, etc.
Minimum Requirements:
BSEE
Five (5) + years of experience in RF/Microwave Antenna design
Five (5)+ years’ experience with RF measurements including VSWR, Insertion Loss, Phase, Coupling, Pattern and Gain measurements, Radar Cross Section, etc.
Five (5)+ years’ experience operating PC using standard applications such as Word, Excel, Power Point, Project, etc.
In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must be eligible to obtain and maintain security clearance, which requires USA Citizenship
Use of design and analyses software, (multiple tools) such as:
HFSS
CST
Preferred Qualifications:
MSEE
Design and analyses of Flat Plate Waveguide Array antenna
Use of design and analyses software, (multiple tools) such as:
ADS
WIPL
GRASP
MATLAB
KnowBell
Design and specification of Components for Reflector Antennas
Diplexer/Triplexer (high pass/low pass/band pass, stripline) filter design experience
GPS Experience a plus
Broadband COMM Blade, annual slot, Microstrip Patch, etc. design and realization
3D-CAD experience
Materials and bonding experience
Military documentation configuration and control general knowledge
Knowledge of RF system considerations such as path loss calculation, cascade noise figure, and intercept point
Good analytical and test skills
Good writing and interpersonal skills.
Multitask and adjust to changing priorities.
Excellent communication skills both verbally and in written format.