RF Seekers: design, manufacture and test Novel packaging techniques to achieve minimum cost, size and weight Familiarity with RF Seeker components including antennas, transmitters, receivers, and transceivers The position requires frequent interaction with hardware subcontractors to oversee design, test and manufacturing activities. Candidates will be expected to provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity, working under minimal supervision. Apply Now Successful candidates should expect to be immersed in a fast-paced, team-based, and challenging technical environment where an individual with talent and initiative can stand out and thrive. Responsibilities include: Leading the integration and testing of Complex RF subsystems Performing subsystem RF analyses Characterizing and modeling RF signals of RF components and subsystems in simulation Troubleshooting hardware and process issues down to CCA and component levels Resolution of issues on production lines and in testing (including suppliers) Failure analysis / root cause determination and corrective action implementation Note: This position can be an Electrical Engineer II or a Sr. Electrical Engineer I based upon the applicants qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements of the position. Required Skills: Ability to trade cost, performance, and packaging approaches for RF seekers Knowledgeable in the RF hardware lifecycle from requirements definition and architecture development through integration and verification, and production support Experience with any of the following tools: High Frequency Structure Simulator (HFSS), Advanced Design System (ADS), SystemVue, SystemVision Minimum 2 years of experience supporting Production and/or Test of electrical sub-systems in a manufacturing environment Knowledge of RF, analog, digital, and/or mixed signal circuit design and analysis Experience in Root-Cause Corrective Action investigations Knowledge and experience proposing and implementing Engineering Change Notices Experience in resolving production issues with suppliers and sub-tier suppliers Technical writing and formal presentation experience Experience in applying SPC methods in achieving production yield improvements Desired Skills: Experience performing electrical engineering design of CCA, RF Seeker/Sensor, or electronic subsystem including; circuit design, CCA assembly, electrical test and production support FRACAS processes Experience performing integration and testing of RF component, RF Seeker/Sensor, and/or RF electrical subsystem Knowledge of printed circuit board fabrication and circuit card assembly processes and related industry specifications Experience with any of the following tools: Mentor Graphics DxDesigner, PSPICE, System Vision, MATLAB, MathCad, IDL, Computer Simulation Technologies (CST), Microwave Design Studio, High Frequency Structure Simulator (HFSS) and Advanced Design System (ADS) Leadership of small technical teams, including technical oversight and direction, cost estimation, tracking & reporting, coordination and preparation of detailed technical team reports Familiarity with missile communication transceivers and data links, inertial measurement units (IMU) and Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver subsystems Experience with subsystems integration and test Experience with test equipment, test automation scripting, test conduction, sensor control Experience with post test flight analysis Test problem investigation experience Education: 2 Years, with a B.S./B.A. in Engineering, Science, or Mathematics Or 0 years with MS/MA or PhD in Engineering, Science or Mathematics Major(s): Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology Masters degree preferred Associated topics: bsee, cellular, dsp, hardware, image processing, lighting, msee, plc, schema, wind
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