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Senior RF Design Engineer

Design and implement active RF electronics for satellite payloads to bridge the digital divide.
San Francisco Bay Area
Senior
$150,000 - 205,000 USD / year
4 weeks ago

✨ About The Role

- As an RF Engineer at Astranis, you will be tasked with the design, qualification, and procurement of active RF electronics for satellite payloads. - Your role will involve designing, simulating, implementing, and measuring active and passive RF sub-systems at microwave frequencies. - You will handle hardware designs from the requirements definition through manufacturing, bring-up, and qualification testing. - Part of your responsibilities will include integrating these systems into the spacecraft by collaborating closely with the rest of the engineering team. - You will specify, procure, and integrate third-party vendor hardware into the systems you design. - The role also involves contributing to the team's growth by assisting in recruiting, interviewing, and hiring additional team members. - You will be joining a mission-driven company focused on connecting billions of people worldwide who currently lack internet access. - The position offers a competitive compensation package that includes equity, benefits, and bonuses, and is based out of the San Francisco office. - You will be part of a team that has already launched satellites into orbit and is expanding its impact to countries like the Philippines, Peru, and Mexico.
- You should have a Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, physics, applied physics, or an equivalent field. - A passion for hardware development and experience working in a fast-paced environment is essential. - You must have at least 6 years of experience, indicating a senior level of expertise in the field. - Deep knowledge of fundamental RF concepts, including RF circuit analysis, amplifier design, noise, linearity, and radio architectures is required. - Hands-on experience in designing, building, and testing RF hardware for microwave frequencies is a must. - You should have seen a product through from concept to production. - Proficiency with RF simulation tools such as ADS, Cadence, HFSS, etc., and PCB design, layout, and simulation with tools like Altium is expected. - You should be comfortable working closely with a team of mechanical, payload systems, electrical, and software engineers. - Experience with high reliability electronics for harsh environments, such as space or automotive, would be a significant advantage.
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Senior RF Design Engineer
San Francisco Bay Area
$150,000 - 205,000 USD / year
Engineering
About Astranis
The next generation of internet satellites.