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Antenna Range Testing Engineering Specialist - SIS
Ref No.: 18-34261
Location: Palm Bay, Florida
Position Type:Contract
Skill Type
Skill Type:Engineering
  • 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.
Desired Skills
• 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.