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CATR R&D Engineer, Hardware

Date:  May 4, 2021
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Rosa
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  40770

Job Description

This is an electrical engineering position for Manufacturing R&D support of the OTA Compact Antenna Test Range (CATR) chambers and accessories for the 5G solutions.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Active involvement in new product introduction (NPI) processes, including insuring manufacturability and conformance with the global supply chain.
  • Active participation in prototyping process during R&D and managing the transition into production and transfer to Penang.
  • Creating test processes by leveraging the existing ones and refining the techniques to increase thru put.
  • Creating Test Support Documents (TSDs) for the new products.
  • Managing and performing the regulatory tests including Measurement Uncertainty (MU) tests as required by 5G standards organizations.
  •  Direct involvement in the test process automation.
  • Retaining Engineering Responsibility for product performance and reliability.

Job Qualifications


  • BS or MSEE with strong knowledge of RF and Microwave theory and applications, including S-parameters.
  • Experienced with different functions of Keysight PNA products, and calibration process.
  • Basic knowledge of antennas and wave propagation theory.
  • Experience with printed circuit board troubleshooting.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Strong teamwork, interpersonal skills and follow-thru.
  • Demonstrated track record of learning new concepts and theories.


Highly Desired

  • Prior experience with antenna measurements in anechoic chambers.
  • Experience with RF/Microwave simulation tools, such as ADS.
  • Programming skills, including with Matlab and/or Python.
  • Prior experience with millimeter-wave test and measurements.
  • Knowledge of EMC tests, including isolation and shielding effectiveness.

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Job ID : 40770 

Nearest Major Market: Santa Rosa
Nearest Secondary Market: Petaluma

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