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Antenna Test Engineer
Ref No.: 18-61028
Location: Palm Bay, Florida
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 08/22/2018
Mandatory Skill:
  • At least 3 years of experience with antenna test equipment such as spectrum analyzers, signal generators, antenna positioners, and antenna signal acquisition controllers.
  • At least 3 years of experience designing and implement breadboards and creating tooling and fixtures needed to support antenna test configuration in ranges.
  • At least 3 years of experience creating or modifying test procedures
Description:
  • Responsible for leading the setup and execution of antenna component and system test in various indoor or outdoor antenna test ranges.
  • Support engineering with the creation of test procedures to perform RF/Antenna test. Emphasis on test of active phased array antenna systems.
  • Configure antenna hardware in anechoic chambers or on outdoor test ranges.
  • Design tooling and fixtures needed to configure antenna systems in various test ranges. Implement Lead/Six Sigma methodology for continuous improvement in the antenna test ranges. Lead test execution to capture antenna pattern measurements in various test ranges.
  • Process measurement results and provide to engineering for test sell-off.
  • Ability to use MATLAB, C, or other software to generate test scripts.
  • Work with other engineers as a team member in solving multi-disciplinary problems.
  • Document and present results of analyses/testing to peers and customers
  • Experience with ARSTRAT SATCOM Certification.
  • Experience with near field antenna pattern measurement.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills for test results documentation and processing.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision or direction.
  • Ability to work 2nd shift as needed.

Associates Degree (or equivalent experience) Minimum 3 years leading and performing antenna system test