Senior / Principal Microwave Engineer

13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Senior / Principal Microwave Engineer Edinburgh A well known Defence sector organisation are currently looking to recruit a Senior / Principal Microwave Engineer at their site in Edinburgh to work on the design, development, integration and production support of microwave circuits/components/sub-systems. Senior / Principal Microwave Engineer will be responsible for: The successful candidate will be responsible for developing Microwave circuits and systems as part of the Radar Core Delivery Team. Microwave hardware requirements capture and management. Concept development and prototyping of Microwave PCBs and/or Modules. Design of microwave modules employing the company staged design processes including understanding of design for manufacture and design for test. Preparation of manufacturing data pack. Technical support to sub-contracts and engineering interface with manufacturing. Development test and design verification. Senior / Principal Microwave Engineer Qualifications and Experience: Degree in Electronic Engineering or related Science (e.g. Physics) with specialisation in high frequency circuits and receiver techniques supported by appropriate fundamental elements. It is essential that the candidate has electronic skills compatible with their degree. Experience at a senior engineer level in design and test of microwave circuits and sub-systems is essential and the candidate is expected to be familiar with: - S-parameter manipulation. - EM simulation. - Non-linear circuit simulation. - Matching network design. - Microwave component selection. - Filter design. - Requirements capture and management. - Design for manufacture and cost. The candidate should also have current practical experience in one or more of the following areas:- - Microwave PCB Design, Microwave Hybrid Design, Microwave Sub-System Design. - Knowledge of microwave power amplifier design technology. - Multi-port microwave test including knowledge of advanced calibration and de-embedding techniques. It is desirable that the candidate has expert knowledge in AWR Microwave office, CST Microwave studio, Agilent ADS, or AWR Visual System Simulator If you are an experienced Microwave Engineer and you are able to achieve SC security clearance then look no further Email your full CV or call Steve on 01923 22 55 81 for more information. This job was originally posted as