Principal RF Electrical Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Fort Wayne
United States

Job Description:

Join a team whose passion is to make the world a safer place. Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) is an innovator and provider of the AESA Radar Systems which enable the war fighter’s edge. EWS AEA/AIO & ICS TCS Hardware Department is seeking a Principal Electrical Engineer to work with a variety of programs as a contributor to detailed design, simulation, product development, and initial product testing at our Fort Wayne, IN location.

This individual will have experience designing RF and Microwave hardware, including transmitters, receivers, and exciters.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 8 years experience in RF communications design engineering
  • Extensive theoretical, analytical, and practical knowledge in design and testing of high performance VHF/UHF/SHF circuitry intended for challenging applications
  • Proven ability to take a design concept at block diagram or requirements level and develop a completed hardware design
  • Extensive experience with Agilent Advanced Design System (ADS) or equivalent simulator and proven ability to use analytical tools to analyze and simulate designs prior to hardware execution
  • Experience with tolerance analysis and circuit design centering for production
  • Active knowledge of modern communications and counter communications systems
  • Experience in managing time and resources to meet assigned deadlines
  • Proficient with general purpose computer applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to locate in Fort Wayne, Indiana and accommodate occasional travel
  • US Citizenship is required as this position will require DoD Clearance within 1st year of employment
Desired Skills:
  • Extensive knowledge in specifying, designing, and testing UHF/VHF/SHF receivers, exciters, synthesizers, and RF distribution circuits for Department of Defense Equipment
  • Experience with three dimensional electromagnetic simulation tools such as HFSS or CST Microwave Studio
  • Extensive knowledge of counter communication techniques
  • Knowledge and understanding of other engineering disciplines and how they relate to the design, development, and manufacturing of RF equipment
Required Education (including Major):
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline

Desired Education:

  • Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical field

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 151442

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