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POST DATE 9/19/2019
END DATE 6/5/2020
Butler America Aerospace L.L.C.
JOB DESCRIPTIONHARDWARE ENGINEER
LOCATION: DRIFTWOOD, TX
12+ MONTH CONTRACT
The primary responsibility of this engineer is the design and development of high-performance RF and microwave products. As a HW Engineer, you will be an integral part of a project team responsible for designing and developing a product from concept to release.
In addition to solid hardware engineering practices, you will be expected to be familiar with a wide variety of sophisticated test equipment, define and execute comprehensive test plans to debug and validate the performance of complicated circuits and modules, as well as develop and implement sophisticated calibration algorithms.
You will also be directly involved in setting specifications and transitioning the product from engineering to production. In this role, you will have the opportunity to develop and to implement automated test platforms, integrating both hardware and software, which are consistent with a high-mix, low-volume, high-tech, and high-quality operation.
Specify, design, and implement complex hardware modules and sub-systems
Design and implement automated test solutions for microwave and RF Products.
Identify and resolve technical problems that often occur during development of new products.
Define and implement project plans, manage milestones, and hold required reviews to assure test system readiness for product release.
Integrate hardware and software to fully support new RF products under development.
Utilize programming skills to develop automated test using LabVIEW
Design measurement algorithms for RF products.
Review and approve product specifications and customer user documentation for the product.
B. S. or M.S. in electrical engineering, electronics engineering.
Good understanding of computers and LabVIEW
Passion for learning about and working with test and measurement industry technologies
Strong work ethic and drive to succeed
Strong understanding of RF systems, RF measurements, electronics, computers, and high-level programming languages (LabVIEW, TestStand, C/C++, Python)
Familiarity with S-parameter measurements, power accuracy, and digital modulation standards
Knowledgeable about gain, compression, and intermodulation measurements
Sources of measurement errors
Appropriate selection of RF and microwave instrumentation
Statistical analysis of data
Experience with using RF/Microwave Test Instrumentation like Oscilloscope, DMM, Signal Generators, Spectrum Analyzers, Network Analyzers and Power Meters.
Demonstrate ability to:
Work effectively in a group development environment
Effectively diagnose technical issues and propose reasonable solutions
Problem-solve effectively - diagnose technical issues and propose reasonable solutions
Take ownership of goals, project schedules, and milestones
Listen attentively and grasp fast-paced technical conversation
Quickly learn applicable technology, systems and commercial off the shelf components
Adequate knowledge of reading schematics and data sheets for components
Strong documentation and writing skills
Butler America Aerospace, LLC. is proud to provide an equal opportunity workplace and be an affirmative action employer. Consider Butler because we are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We recognize that we thrive on diversity for the benefit of our employees, our customers, and the communities where we are located. Employment with Butler America Aerospace, LLC. is governed on the basis of qualifications and competence without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.