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Advanced Energy has devoted more than three decades to perfecting power enabling design breakthroughs and driving growth for leading semiconductor and industrial customers. Our precision power and control technologies, along with our applications know-how, inspire close partnerships and perpetual innovation in thin-film and industrial manufacturing.
The RF Engineer performs engineering work in applied research, design, development, testing, manufacturing, and documentation of RF products or systems. In this role, you will work with customers to understand their equipment/system requirements and ensure that AE's products work effectively in their applications. Utilization of research techniques to analyze and validate design or theory concepts is a key part of this role. The RF Engineer provides direction and leadership to more junior engineers and engineering technicians related to program specific work, and interacts with senior level professionals both internal and external to Advanced Energy.
Responsible for the design and analysis of RF systems, products, and subsystems/circuits to specification, cost, budget, schedule, and quality goals.
Responsible to diagnose issues of diverse scope with design, field performance, reliability and test yields of products and recommend/implement corrective actions to address.
Responsible for many aspects of programs or projects and the corresponding administrative documentation and paperwork.
Assumes responsibility for the success of the product/system in the customers' applications and recommend/implement corrective actions as needed. Follows key engineering procedures including the Product Development Process and ECO process .
This position is located in the San Jose, CA office.
Mix of a standard office environment utilizing standard office equipment, a noisy fast-paced lab, and/or clean room 90% of the time. Must be able to travel approximately 10% of the time. Travel may involve both international and domestic travel to remote sites, customers, and vendors.
Ability to demonstrate good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for determining appropriate action and obtaining solutions.
Proven professional skills as an experienced engineer with a full understanding of industry practices, analytical methods, computer aided analysis and design tools, diagnostic instruments and test equipment, lab skills appropriate to design work, and selecting appropriate components and materials for designs.
Ability to solve complex technical problems independently with minimal assistance.
Ability to manage multiple projects at one time.
Strong verbal, written communication, and interpersonal skills.
Ability to lead and mentor more junior team members.
Experience with influencing and negotiating in complex situations.
Minimum of five years of engineering experience.
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering/Science or similar field.
Advanced Energy has devoted more than three decades to perfecting power—enabling design breakthroughs and driving growth for leading semiconductor and industrial customers. Our precision power and control technologies, along with our applications know-how, inspire close partnerships and perpetual innovation in thin-film and industrial manufacturing.
Founded in 1981, Advanced Energy has built a diversified and global business, delivering advanced power and control technologies to customers across a broad range of industries. The AE team, deployed throughout North America, Europe, and Asia, provides technical expertise and responsive and agile power solutions for thin-film and industrial manufacturing.
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