RF Antenna Design Engineer

Liverpool, NY 13090
United States

We have an outstanding opportunity for a RF Antenna Design Engineer based out of JMA Wireless corporate headquarters. You will become one of our lead antenna design experts. Responsible for the design and development of world leading antenna systems in the base station, small cell and DAS markets. Relocation assistance will be provided.

JMA Wireless is the leading global innovator in mobile wireless connectivity solutions that assure infrastructure reliability, streamline service operations, and maximize wireless performance. Employing powerful, patented innovations their solutions portfolio is proven to lower the cost of operations while ensuring lifetime quality levels in equipment and unrivaled performance for coverage and high-speed mobile data. JMA Wireless solutions cover macro infrastructure, outdoor and indoor distributed antenna systems and small cell solutions. JMA Wireless corporate headquarters are located in Liverpool, NY, with manufacturing, R&D, and sales operations in over 20 locations worldwide.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Research and development of new antenna structures with a mastery of industry trends and emerging wireless technologies

Technically lead projects in the research and design of antenna products meeting requested performance specifications, time scales and cost

Maintain design and measurement records in accordance with company policies

Employ upfront design principles using Ansys RF simulation tools to achieve �€˜right first time�€™ design capability were possible

Support and mentor colleagues as needed

Some travel expected, primarily between our technical sites

Sales support as needed


A Masters or PhD degree in Electrical Engineering with 8 or more years experience in the design, simulation, analysis and testing of antennas for volume production, base station antenna experience preferred

Strong capability in the use of antenna electromagnetic modeling tools, HFSS/Designer preferred

Strong programming capability in C, VBA, Fortran, Python or Matlab preferred. Able to show past experience that demonstrates this capability relative to data processing in antenna design

Can demonstrate experience in ramping antenna products into high-volume manufacturing

Experience in the design of antenna array elements and arrays at cellular frequencies, both single band and multiband architectures

Experience in the design of RF circuits (corporate feeds, filters, phase shifters) in different medium

Strong understand of Passive Intermodulation (PIM) design principles for antenna products, experienced in dealing with PIM in a production environment

Knowledge of spherical antenna near field pattern testing, use of Satimo or NSI measurement systems seen as an asset

Be self motivated to achieve requested goals

Have experience working in a fast pace environment

Have excellent interpersonal skills to maintain effective working relationships as part of or leading a technical team