Leidos currently has an opening for an RF Engineer to work in our St. Petersburg, FL office. This is an exciting opportunity to use your knowledge and experience designing communication and electronic warfare systems. In this project, Leidos provides design, development, modeling and simulation, analysis, prototyping and testing of advanced electronic system and various antennas.
-Participate in designing, developing and testing sophisticated RF/Microwave Systems and Antennas
-Determine operating parameters and design approaches for RF components that include power amplifiers, filters, transmit/receive modules, antennas and other fundamental components
-Select COTS components based on analysis of specifications, availability, cost and reliability
-Test RF components and subassemblies and verify compliance with design documentation
-Create design specification documents, schematics, BOMs and printed wiring board layout instructions
-Model and simulate various RF designs and then transition to proto-typing and testing designs
- BS Degree in Electrical Engineering
- Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance
- Strong knowledge of RF fundamentals, including Smith Charts, impedance matching, S-Parameters, and RF measurements
- Experienced in using VNAs, spectrum analyzers, power meters and typical RF measurement equipment
-Currently holds an active Secret Security Clearance
-Experienced in using simulation tools such as HFSS, Microwave Office and Matlab
-Experience in designing microstrip circuits, such as impedance matching and microstrip components
-Antenna design and power amplifier design are a plus
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:Yes, 10%
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Travel:Yes, 25% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Electrical Engineering
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