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Hardware Engineer III
Ref No.: 18-07598
Location: South San Francisco, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 09/27/2018 to 09/26/2019
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Hardware Engineer III with our client in the SEO industry in their South San Francisco, CA location. This is a 12 month + contract position.

  • Seeking a Hardware Engineer III
  • Perform RF, microwave and antenna characterization for hardware devices 
  • Design and build RF and Microwave characterization fixtures e.g. de-embedding structures for feed lines to small devices 
  • Develop custom phantoms emulating biological tissue effects impactful to devices 
  • Perform antenna gain measurements using anechoic chamber 
  • Work with product and UX teams design environment emulating for use cases of interest to evaluate antenna performance 
  • Wireless systems characterization and interpretation e.g. measuring and analyzing BER vs data rate, constellation diagrams
  • Design of experiments for and execution of electromagnetic-thermal characterization 
  • Top 3 daily responsibilities 
    • Antenna (e.g. wearable BLE) and wireless power link characterization often using anechoic chamber 
    • Designing and prototyping de-embedding structures for characterization of electrically small antennas and wireless power links 
    • Designing characterization environments for wearable antennas e.g. sourcing or creating tissue phantoms, modeling obstacles and multipath based on input from user experience group 
  • BS in Electrical Engineering required, MS preferred 
  • BS and 5+ years of relevant experience or MS and 2+ years of relevant experience 
  • Expertise and proficiency in using vector network analysers, spectrum analyzers and anechoic chambers 
  • Strong understanding of transmission line theory and practice, good experience in prototyping especially in feeds to small radiators 
  • Strong understanding of EM radiation fundamentals, performance characteristics of common antenna types and experience in antenna characterization
  • Desired Skills: 
    • Experience with wireless systems characterization i.e. end-to-end data e.g. measuring and analyzing BER vs data rate, constellation diagrams
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!
About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”