Aethercomm designs and manufactures high power RF
and microwave amplifiers for use in CW and pulsed
applications. Aethercomm covers the frequency range
from DC to 40 GHz. Aethercomm products are used
in radar systems, electronic warfare systems, communication
systems and test and measurement applications. Aethercomm
also designs and manufactures transmitters, transceivers
and RF/microwave subsystems and systems. Aethercomm’s
design and manufacturing facilities are located
in Carlsbad, CA in San Diego County.
are seeking highly motivated Senior RF Design Engineers.
We need self starters who know how to design and
develop the latest in RF amplifier technology employing
GaN, GaAs, LDMOS and MMIC designs. Experience with
frequencies between 20MHz to 20GHz and power levels
from 1 watt to 1000+ watts is highly desirable.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include
the following. Other duties may be assigned.
• Must demonstrate exceptional design and problem
solving skills, including but not limited to: tuning
and troubleshooting RF including power amplifiers,
analog, power management, digital circuits and laboratory
• Design and develop electronic
designs to meet the commitments of the RF Engineering
• Respond to requests for proposals when
required and support Marketing on an as needed basis.
• Assist in the preparation of SBIR (Small Business
Innovative Research) proposals for submittal to
applicable government agencies.
• Mentor other
Engineers, Designers and Drafters in the tools,
techniques, and skills required to accomplish work
• Provides information regarding
"as built" configuration as required for permanent
records including schematics and BOM’s.
to customer inquiries in a courteous manner; provide
information within scope of knowledge or refer to
an employee of higher classification.
with paraprofessional activities including design
material presentation preparation and other related
• Provide Engineering support
to the Test and Production departments as required.
• Recommend new or innovative design approaches
to expand the company’s Engineering capabilities.
• Monitor project costs and supporting maintenance
of acceptable project expenses.
• Write white
papers and technical articles to improve the company’s
• A Master’s Degree (M. S.) and Bachelor's Degree
(B. S.) from a four-year college or university with
a focus on RF Engineering and five to ten years
hands on related experience.
• Excellent communication
skills both verbal and written.
• Good project
• Must be able to effectively
communicate effectively with internal and external
• Ability to multi-task.
with AWR Microwave Office, Ansoft HFSS, MS Office
(Word, Excel, Outlook) and knowledge of EPICOR MRP
system a PLUS.
We offer excellent compensation,
an annual bonus, full benefits package and 401k
with employer match.
Must be a US Citizen
and be able to obtain a US Security Clearance.
Aethercomm offers a dynamic environment
to create new products that are used to save lives.
In order to apply for this position, please
visit our website
is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.
EEO/AA employer - Female, minority, Vietnam-era
Veteran and disabled candidates are encouraged to