Lead Antenna RF & Array EngineerLos Angeles, California; El Segundo, California
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Boeing Defense, Space, and Security (BDS) In-Space Vehicles Engineering, located in El Segundo, CA, is seeking a highly skilled and motivated Lead Antenna RF & Array Engineer (Level 4). As an Antenna RF & Array Engineer, you will work on satellite antenna/payload products and capabilities that help our customers to meet their mission requirements.
The Antenna RF & Array Engineering position will have responsibility for all aspects of spacecraft antenna RF design, manufacture, assembly, test, and hardware certification.
Utilize thorough understanding of electromagnetic principles as related to antenna engineering
Demonstrate operational excellence within the antenna organization and be capable of leading a multi-disciplined technical team.
Work in spacecraft antenna analysis, design, test, associated ground architecture, and mission success engineering.
Actively identify strategic design solutions and champion trade studies.
Formulate solutions for shaped reflector and multibeam reflector based systems.
Demonstrate proficiency of Ansys HFSS and TICRA Antenna Analysis tools such as POS, CHAMP, and GRASP.
Effectively communicate with both internal and external customers.
This position requires an active U.S. Top Secret/SCI Security Clearance (U.S. Citizenship Required). (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active)
Basic (Required) Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree or higher from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry
5 or more years’ experience in space based antenna system design, analysis, and test
Preferred (Desired) Qualifications:
Experience lead technical teams or projects
Experience managing customer relationships
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Technical M.S. degree in electrical engineering (with antenna/ electromagnetics emphasis)
Demonstrated experience (>8 years) with spacecraft antenna system design/analysis/test
Demonstrated experience as a Subject Matter Expert in antenna analysis tools such as Ticra (GRASP and POS), HFSS
Solid understanding of electrical engineering principles as related to space based applications
Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 9 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+4 years' related work experience, Master+7 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.
Drug Free Workplace:
Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.
This position is for 1st shift
Eligible for 3ERP
Contingent Upon Program Award
No, this position is not contingent upon program award
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