RF/Microwave Engineer

The RF/Microwave Engineer responsible for new product development and internal R&D efforts. RF/Microwave design ranges from simple RF microwave features to complex microwave network assemblies from customer or internal specifications. The design also includes feature 3D modeling simulations, design optimization based on fabrication tolerances, assessing performance relative to requirements. This individual will be working in a multi-disciplinary team environment and is required to participate in proposal efforts and customer technical reviews. The position also includes verification and qualification of the designs.



  • Understand customer specifications and drawings to assist in proposal and development efforts
  • Assist in estimating timeframe of design efforts
  • Design and evaluate microwave components and lay-out designs
  • Preparation and presentation of technical information for internal and external design reviews
  • Design test circuits and perform finalization of design for detailers
  • Review detailed design packages prior to release of drawing package for fabrication
  • Provide training and guidance to interns and technicians
  • Participle in the MRB process in understanding and troubleshooting product non compliance
  • Provide product support during the transition from development to production
  • Provide reports to customers as needed
  • Work to develop customer relationships through collaboration, respect, professionalism, trust and integrity
Required Skills:
  • Solid understanding of microwave transmission line concepts as they apply to RF design. Ability to take these ideal concepts and transform them into manufacutrable design
  • Ability to design experiments, analyze the data and conduct structured problem solving
  • Must possess strong written and verbal communication skills to document technical specifications and prepare application notes
  • Strong working knowledge of AutoCAD, HFSS and other circuit simulation tools
  • Exceptional interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Proficient computer skills, specifically Excel and PowerPoint
  • Interface with customers and work in a multi-disciplinary team environment
Required Experience:

Education:    Masters Degree - Electrical Engineering
Experience:  3-5 years of relevant experience

Anaren is a VEVRAA/Federal Contractor and EEO/AA Employer, including disabled and veterans.

Location: Syracuse
Category: Regular Full-Time
Tracking Code: 2013203

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