Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions

Radio Frequency Engineer II

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions, Woburn, Massachusetts, United States, 01813

Delivering mission-critical, electronic solutions that protect lives. Use your creativity and critical thinking to take our products from concept to customer.At CAES, we engineer solutions for the world’s most critical missions. We serve customers in the defense and aerospace markets.Seeking a career that offers challenging, diverse projects and opportunities? Looking for a position with a company that offers long-term professional advancement? Searching for a place that values a diverse, team-based environment? One that values YOU. Consider CAES.The most important thing we build is TRUST


At CAES in Woburn MA, as a RF Engineer, you'll design radio frequency and / or wireless transmission technology. This role also provides circuit designs based on performance specification.If you are an Engineer who seeks a collaborative environment with the opportunity to make a difference with your design capabilities, consider joining CAES.We offer competitive benefits and every other Friday off! Join us.


Provides radio frequency (RF) and/or wireless transmission design. Designs, plans and oversees the design of wireless radio communications systems, including radio propagation modeling and prediction, microwave path analysis, interference analysis, frequency planning, test equipment layout, parameter definition and ancillary equipment.This position provides the circuit designs based on the performance specification, schedule, cost, reliability, and manufacturability requirements.The RF Engineer collaborates with Manufacturing, Process, Mechanical, and System Engineering teams, to define design requirements and identify key risk factors.Design RF circuits using simulation tools such as: Microwave Office, Visual System Simulator, HFSS, ADSGenerate BOM’s (Bill of Materials), and identify necessary equipment and components to perform testsPerform PCB layouts and/or Interfaces with a layout engineers for PCB tape-outTroubleshoots circuits in test bench and simulationAbility to provide RF Performance to team and managementWrite test procedures


MINIMUM:B.S. in EngineeringTwo (2)+ years of experience in RF design working with AWR/ADS/HFSS circuit simulation experience or equivalentTwo (2)+ years of experience working with RF parameters: S-parameters, Noise Figure, Intercept point, Compression, Spurious and Phase NoiseMaster's Degree in Engineering and 1+ years of experience in RF design workThis position requires access to technology, materials, software or hardware that is controlled by US export laws. In order to be eligible for this position, you must be a “US Person” under US export laws (or eligible for approval under a U.S. Government export license)Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearancePREFERRED:M.S. in Engineering and 3+ yars of experience5+ years of experience in RF design working with AWR/ADS/HFSS circuit simulation experience or equivalent5+ years of experience working with RF parameters: S-parameters, Noise Figure, Intercept point, Compression, Spurious and Phase Noise2+ Years of Experience working with RF Design Architecture Fundamentals, RF Budget Analysis and ElectroMagnetic AnalysisRequires a degree of ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness to design and deliver highly advanced solutionsStrong oral and written communication skillsBackground in defense industryActive DOD Security Clearance

EMPLOYMENT TRANSPARENCYBENEFITSWe take care of our people and provide competitive health, wealth and wellbeing benefits – from day one. You’ll also discover learning and development opportunities so you can take your career to the next level – and beyond.Other benefits include:Comprehensive PTO, Paid Holiday and Paid Family Leave Programs.Student Loan Repayment Program & Tuition Reimbursement9/80 Alternate Work Week ScheduleTailored Management/Leadership TrainingInnovative Medical Programs, Including Family FormingABOUT CAESCAES is the largest provider of analog and radiation hardened technology for the United States aerospace and defense industry. From human spaceflight and space exploration, to missile defense and electronic warfare, to healthcare solutions addressing COVID-19, our talented team develop high performing electronic solutions that work the first time, every time.WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYERAt CAES we welcome differences and celebrate new ideas. We believe the diversity of our people inspires our creativity and drives our innovation. Everyone is welcome here, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability for any part of the employment process, please email