Electrical/RF Engineer

CT, Wallingford
03-02-2019
Wallingford, CT
Depends on Experience 
Full Time
1
Exempt

Core Responsibilities:

The position requires experience and knowledge of R F transmission line parameters as they relate to coaxial cable assemblies.  Main resource for RF transmission line parameters as they apply to cable assembly products.  Participate in the review of customer specifications for new programs.  The candidate should have the ability to conceive new tests and test methods as necessary.  Evaluate products and prototypes mechanically and electrically as well as assist in the development of new products. 

 

Qualifications:

  • BSEE with 5 to 10 years experience in the cable industry.
  • Strong background in math and electrical engineering.
  • Knowledge of RF test equipment and test methods.
  • Computer literate, good writing skills.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Must have excellent communication skills and an assertive personality.

 

Technical Requirements:

Knowledge of all coaxial cable assembly parameters including:

Capacitance ,               

                                   Phase versus temperature        SWR

Phase                                                               Shielding                                 RF Leakage                       

Attenuation                                                     Impedance                               Power, CW and Altitude

           

Specific Duties:

  • Knowledge of Transmission line theory and applications.
  • Accurately maintain test results and compile clear, concise and comprehensive test reports.
  • Ability to investigate and resolve cable assembly problems i.e. spikes, high attenuation, SWR.
  • Travel to customer locations for technical discussions, fact-finding, problem investigations. 
  • Serve as main technical resource for customer inquiries and specification reviews involving, Phase temperature, Transmission line parameters, Test methods inside and outside of the company.
  • Liaison between design engineering and manufacturing and marketing.

 

Education Requirements:      BSME or BSEE

Additional:                             Position requires travel approximately 25%

Software:                                Solid Works, MS Word, MS Office