Antenna Engineer in Poway, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/25/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Poway, CA
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is currently looking for an experienced Antenna Engineer for a large Aerospace company in the San Diego, CA area. This candidate will be part of a small, multi-disciplined team of engineers engaged in R&D with an emphasis on antennas, electromagnetic applications, and RF systems using advanced materials and devices to develop next generation physical layer solutions for Unmanned Air Vehicles and other applications.


  • Provide antenna systems design/analysis support and requirements across a diverse range of platforms.
  • Participate in proposal preparation and technical analysis in support of new business activities.
  • Lead or assist the project lead to manage system requirements and lead technical problem resolution across engineering disciplines during the execution of the program.
  • Provide technical support to ensure that work products meet requirements through fabrication and test.
  • Prepare and present status/progress reports, PDR & CDR presentations, and formal proposals to senior level personnel and customers.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.


  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 6 years’ experience.
  • Has a strong understanding of system level design, both hardware and software, particularly with regards to ESM sensor systems.
  • Proficiency with electromagnetic analysis software such as HFSS, FEKO or CST Microwave Studio.
  • Experience with AWR or ADS microwave circuit simulator is desired.
  • Proficiency with MATLAB, Python, C/C++ is desired.
  • Familiarity with antenna measurements (anechoic chamber, outdoor range, laboratory).
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Security Clearance is required and an active Security Clearance is desirable.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.