RF Design Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

The Hardware Engineering Center (HWEC) is an engineering organization that focuses on product development and mission assurance. It is a vital link that allows Raytheon Secure Sensor Solutions (SSS) to introduce reliable new products faster, better and more economically. This position is for an electrical engineer to work in the Hardware Engineering Organization performing Analog RF Design. The person hired for this position will work on designs or upgrades based on descriptions and specifications provided by our customers. This entails working in integrated product teams to design, develop, and manufacture complex state-of-the-art systems for airborne, naval, and land-based military applications.

The SSS AEWRS & RNAV Electronics department has an immediate opportunity for an RF Design Engineer. We have many new programs ramping up that require analog engineers that can fill the following requirements.

Responsibilities will include:

The scope of work is to design an RF Circuit for a Receiver Module or similar application. The design includes simulation and schematic capture, peer reviews and then following the design through mentor graphics layout and finally lab integration and test.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in hardware design, may include college lab work
  • Basic Knowledge of RF Design Tools including Mentor Xpedition, ADS (Advanced Design System) and Matlab
  • Understanding of RF receive chain measurement techniques
  • (Gain, NF, IP3, 1 dB compression, spurious signals)
  • Strong Self-Motivation and Hardworking
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. DOD Secret Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
  • U.S. Citizenship Status is Required as this position will require the ability to Access US Only Data Systems.
Desired Skills:
  • Basic RF Design Knowledge using industry standard tools
  • Basic Laboratory Testing and Troubleshooting Capability
  • Capable of using RF instrumentation
  • (vector network analyzer, spectrum analyzer, signal generator, noise figure meter, oscilloscope)
  • Ability to multi-task across several programs
  • Good Communication to team members
Required Education:
  • BS from an Accredited University with a major in Electrical Engineering.

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.