Associate RF Engineer Wanted by Empower RF Systems
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Empower RF Systems, a
leading provider of high-power ultra-broadband radio frequency (RF) amplifier solutions
is seeking a qualified, dynamic, successful
Associate RF Engineer. Headquartered in Inglewood, California,
the company was founded in 1999 and designs and manufactures solid-state, high-power
RF amplifier systems and modules for commercial, scientific, and military customers
This position is located in our Inglewood, California headquarters and reports
to the Chief Technology Officer. An Associate RF Engineer at Empower will participate
in the process from proposal to end of life in the design, development, and maintenance
of high power Solid-State Amplifiers and Systems targeted to the industrial, commercial
and military markets. The incumbent will work with other engineers, managers, Product
Management, QA, and Operations teams to develop innovative solutions that meet market
needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, reliability, realistic
implementation schedules, and adherence to goals and principles.
RF High Power Solid-State Amplifier design,
using 1 MHz to 6 GHz simulation design tools, such as HFSS and ADS.
High Power amplifier design using LDMOS, GaAs and GaN devices to > 1000 W.
Validate and test new products & designs in the lab; participate in internal
R & D of new RF technologies.
Design and perform amplifier characterization under high power conditions and
the interaction of the amplifier integrated into the amp assembly.
Perform circuit analysis on simple to medium complexity analog, digital, and
Generate test procedures and schematic diagrams; assist in design reviews under
the guidance of senior engineers.
Provide support to the Engineering Organization as directed.
Resolve technical problems during test and integration phases.
Generate and review technical product documentation, including written documentation
instructing customers in the use of delivered products.
Establish product design criteria, and determine material requirements, product
operational capabilities and limitations.
Responsible for project management of his/her designs and assure the workflow
hand-offs to the various agents within the company.
Associate or Bachelor's degree in Engineering Science/Electrical Engineering
required or equivalent experience.
A strong educational foundation that includes coursework and lab work in RF/Microwave
theory and principles.
Knowledgeable in digital and analog electronics.
Experience in the use of RF/microwave measurement instruments such as spectrum
analyzers, network analyzers, signal generators, and oscilloscopes.
Ability to interface with the customer, manufacturing, test, and technical subcontract
Knowledge of device and device technology. Skilled in the design, validation
and characterization of analog circuits.
Good written and verbal communication skills and a strong desire to learn and
contribute in a fast-paced environment.
Must be a flexible, motivated team player with ability to prioritize tasks,
and communicate effectively.
If you are an experienced and competent RF engineer, Empower RF Systems is the
company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a cutting-edge
engineering environment as well as competitive salary and comprehensive benefits
including Medical / Dental / Vision insurance, 401(k) matching contributions, etc.
To learn more about Empower RF Systems and our other career opportunities, please
visit our website at www.empowerrf.com.
Click Here, or go to the Empower RF Systems company website
page, and click "Apply for this position" for Associate Test Engineer.
About Empower RF
Empower RF Systems is the technological leader in smart power amplifier solutions
for EW, Threat Simulation, Radar, Communications, EMC and Product Test. Incorporating
the latest semiconductor and power combining technologies with a patented architecture,
we build the most sophisticated and flexible COTS system amplifiers in the world.
Solutions range from tens of watts to multi-Kilowatt and include basic PA modules
to intelligent scalable rack systems with AGC and ALC output modes. In addition
to best-in-class SWaP, our Next Generation amplifiers have sophisticated RF detection
to maximize efficiency for a variety of modulation schemes including QAM-xx, OFDM,
Multi-tone, Pulse, AM, FM, and more.
Empower RF Systems is a Equal Opportunity Employer of females, minorities, individuals
with disabilities and protected veterans.
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