Antenna Engineers - RF / Active


Direct Entry Job Permanent Stevenage, UK

Uploaded 7 Sep 2019

Job Description

We are looking for multiple Antenna Engineers to work on RF Antennas or Active Antenna projects - you will be joining a, close-knit and welcoming team, of more than 10 multi-cultural Engineers. You will be involved with the full life of product from Negotiation to in orbit test - including design phase, product development process, prototype build, product qualification and production build.

This role would require some travel in other European Airbus sites.

For the right person, there are 3 x career paths available for this role:

• Recognised expert in RF / Active Antenna

• Develop Team Leader skills by managing a team of 2-35Engineers

• Develop Project Manager skills by monitoring and delivering the projects on schedule and on budget

Task & accountabilities :

• Design and development of active antennas.

• Work on new product development.

• Perform design and development of advanced antennas, antenna subsystems and antenna elements.

• Support writing of reports, white papers, bids, proposals, specification definitions and acceptance test procedures.

• Support design and implementation of active antenna systems or RF antenna systems

Person Specification

Required skills :

• Antenna simulation tools: TICRA software

• Good Analytical and mathematical skills

• Experience in antenna designs and either Antenna Theory or Microwave / RF (Radio Frequency) Engineering.

• Microwave design experience with Phased Arrays and other active antennas, based on horn and printed radiating elements

• Experience utilizing electromagnetic simulation tools such as FEKO, CST or similar analysis software.

• Experience with MATLAB analysis and basic programming.

• Experience in designing antenna feeds.

• Experience in passive antenna design (Single offset, Gregorian, Single Feed Per Beam (SFPB), multiple feed per beam(MFB) ...)

Desirable skills:

• French language is a plus but not Mandatory.