RF Design Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

We are looking for high-energy, self-driven individuals with a proven track record in RF and Microwave product design, analysis and testing of Microwave Integrated Circuits (MICs), Integrated Microwave Assemblies (IMAs) and RF Circuit Card Assemblies (CCAs) ranging from L-Band to Ku-Band frequencies.
The successful candidate must have fundamental knowledge of RF testing methods and techniques, have hands-on experience using RF test equipment, and have test automation programming experience.
The candidate should be self-motivated, interact effectively within multi-disciplined teams with a desire to take on a future team leadership role, and engage effectively with internal as well as external customers, vendors and sub-contractors.
The candidate should be prepared to work in a high octane production driven environment and travel to external vendors and sub-contractors will be required.

Required Skills:

  • Must have at least 2 years of related technical work experience with RF/Microwave components, circuits and products
  • 2 years of Hands on experience in the Design, Analysis, Modeling/Simulation, Bread?boarding, Testing, Troubleshooting and Failure Analysis of RF/Microwave components, circuits and products
  • Experience in test software tools including: C, C++, Visual C, LabView, LabWindows CVI, NI Test Stand or comparable
  • Experience in design software tools including: Keysight ADS, National Instruments AWR Microwave Office, Sonnet em, Ansys HFSS, AutoCAD or comparable
  • Experience with lab test equipment including: Network Analyzers, Spectrum Analyzers, Scalar Analyzers, Signal Generators, Noise Figure and Power Meters
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office suite: Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. DOD Secret Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:
  • Experience in system level design software tools including Keysight Genesys or SystemVue
  • Experience working with Matlab and legacy DOS based computer systems
  • RF Subsystems Design and Troubleshooting experience

Required Education:
  • A Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, or related technical discipline.

Desired Education:
  • Master’s degree or PhD in Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline.

This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons.


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.