Sr. Satellite Antenna Design Engineer Job # 3208 - Asheville, North Carolina United States - 22502



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 22502
Title: Sr. Satellite Antenna Design Engineer Job # 3208
Job Location: Asheville, North Carolina - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $90,000.00 - $120,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


  • A fantastic growth-oriented antenna design job could be great for your career
  • Located in mountainous Asheville, NC, were the air is fresh and you can experience living a rural life in the city
  • Relocation package is offered
  • We have great benefits and salary package
  • The cost of living is extremely reasonable, and your work commute will be short

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job # 3208

Hiring a Sr. level Reflector and satellite Antenna design engineer. Our ideal candidate would have highly developed Design Engineering skills with a strong detail oriented technical background in design and testing of antenna systems including electro-mechanical systems, the ability to coordinate and assume ownership of multiple projects, proven capabilities in creating robust product designs, a passion for continuous improvement in both process and product, and a high level of energy. 

This person must be versatile and will be expected to conceptualize new products from a communication system perspective, develop, and direct new product design. 
This person is expected to provide a full range of engineering skills spanning Systems, Electrical, Mechanical and Industrial Design disciplines in the development of these products.

• A Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineer from an ET accredited Engineering university, couple with Five years of Antenna Design experience, preferably in Satellite Communications Industry. A Master’s Degree is preferred.

About us:
We are a high tech growing technology company specializing in antenna systems and other products for commercial and government satellite communications applications. 
 
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Senior Antenna Engineer reports to the CTO and performs the following tasks:
• Design new Microwave waveguide feed components
• Design new reflector antennas
• Design new Printed circuit phased array antennas
• Design waveguide phased array antennas
• Phased array feed networks and active beam forming microwave PCB design
• Antenna control electronics for electronically or mechanically steered antennas
• Other SatCom terminal active RF electronics including frequency converters, mixers, and local oscillators
• Development of job proposals – design and ROM cost estimates
• Customer Specification review and analysis – compliance assessments
• Perform Link analysis, Antenna and Control system performance evaluation
• Project Management – schedule, cost and performance objectives
• Generation of engineering BOMs, drawings, specifications, diagrams
• Testing of Antenna Systems – test procedures, test reports
• Fabrication and evaluation of prototypes
• Vendor liaison
• Manufacturing and service technical support
• Customer technical interface – design reviews, presentations
• Be innovative and iterate rapidly and appropriately a design challenge while addressing all aspects including electrical, mechanical and structural issues, user friendliness and ease of use, ability to manufacture economically, and appearance and unique imprint

Desirable Candidate Attributes:
• Strong leadership skills
• Able to work as member of a Team
• Willing to take ownership along with risk
• Able to be a Product Champion
• Creative
• Management potential
• Self starter
• Committed to life long learning and self improvement

Supervisory Responsibilities:

No direct supervisory responsibilities are envisioned initially; however, the Sr. engineer must possess the demonstrated ability to lead, motivate, negotiate with and delegate to our personnel and supplier partners.

Travel:
Minimal domestic and international, as required, for supporting program and business development activities.

   

QUALIFICATIONS

Must be a US Citizen residing in the USA   

REQUIREMENTS:
• Demonstrated experience in managing development and production projects
• Strong computer and analytical skills and have proficiency in one or more of the following: HFSS, CST, TICRA GRASP, TICRA CHAMP, MATLAB, LabVIEW, ORCAD, Altium
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

DESIRABLE SKILLS:
• Satellite Antenna Systems
• Reflector Antennas
• Phased Array Antennas
• Servo Control Systems
• RF and Microwave Component Design
• Electrical Circuit Design
• Product Design
• Machine Design
• Software Development

 

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

APPLY NOW FOR THIS JOB

Our recruiters are currently seeking to fill this position and hundreds like this in our network. If you are a match you'll be contacted with additional details.

We value your privacy and will never share your information with any employer without your consent.

Send your profile and resume to the recruiter who posted this job. You may include a cover letter to introduce yourself.

Cover Letter Text:

5,000 character limit