Principal RF Module Design Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Andover, MA 01810
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers.

The Advanced Microelectronics Solutions (AMS) department designs and manufactures compound semiconductor devices, millimeter/microwave integrated circuits (MMICs) and modules for defense and commercial applications. In this role, a successful candidate is someone who has expertise in the module design area and has strong knowledge of adjacent disciplines in order to advance emerging technologies and new business opportunities for Raytheon. He or she is expected to develop technical solutions to complex MMIC and module problems that require the use of ingenuity and resourcefulness. They will also serve as a liaison and technical resource between Raytheon and external customers

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Contribute to the design, development, and transition to production of RF modules.
  • Support a team of multi-disciplined engineers to design and transmit and receive RF modules for radar applications and EW systems.
  • Collaborate on program proposals, initial concept development and being the technical resource during program execution.
  • Must have a strong understanding of RF and 3D electromagnetic modeling, and a deep understanding of MMIC design and characterization.
An advanced degree in a related field may be substituted for additional years of experience as follows: Masters is equal to 2 years of experience or a Ph.D. is equal to 4 years of experience.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering or other related degree or curriculum.
  • A minimum of 8 years of professional experience with ADS, HFSS and Autocad or similar.
  • Experience with Radar/EW system design architecture.
  • Experience with test parameters such as S-parameters, P1dB, noise figure, and TOI, and test equipment such as network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, noise figure analyzers, and power meters/sensors.
  • Experience with design and manufacturing of Microelectronic assemblies.
  • Experience with design and manufacturing of GaAs/GaN MMICs.
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

Qualifications We Value:
  • MS in Electrical Engineering or related science or engineering curriculum.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Strong written, verbal, and presentation skills.
  • Independent problem solving techniques.
  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplined engineering environment.

What We Offer:

Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or Non- U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.

Clearance Information: This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here:


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Principal RF Module Design Engineer

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Andover, MA 01810

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