Senior Microwave Engineer

JAM Recruitment Ltd
07 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Microwave Hardware Engineer urgently required for market leading Defence client based in Edinburgh.

The successful candidate will be working on the design, development, integration and production support of microwave circuits, components and sub-systems. Your work will be in support of a range of radar products being developed within an AESA Radar development team. You will be providing key technical support across all aspects of the product lifecycle, and over a portfolio of programmes.

You will be responsible for:
*Microwave hardware requirements capture and management
*Concept development and prototyping of Microwave PCBs,
*Packaging of microwave components and microwave module development.
*Production of material for design reviews
*Implementing design for manufacture and test
*Preparation of manufacturing data pack
*Technical support to sub-contracts and engineering interface with manufacturing
*Development test and design verification

You will have:
*A degree (Hons or Doctorate) in Electronic Engineering or related Science (e.g. Physics) with specialisation in high frequency circuits and techniques
*Electronic design skills compatible with your degree. You will have current experience of designing and testing microwave circuits at a Senior Engineer level or above.
*Experience in Microwave PCB materials & design techniques
*Microwave Sub-System Design
*Knowledge of microwave power amplifier design & technology
*Design of complex microwave switch matrix
*Application of microwave GaAs/GaN MMIC.
*Design of complex passive microwave structures
*EM 3D and 2D simulation techniques
*You will be familiar with current industry standard ECAD tools. In particular you should have experience using one or more of AWR Microwave office, CST Microwave studio, Agilent ADS, or AWR Visual System Simulator Skills

In return, you will be offered an extremely competitive salary and an opportunity to make your mark with a clearly defined career path in a forward thinking organisation.

*** Please note this role requires UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role ***

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