Radio Frequency Hardware Engineer, Senior

The Challenge:

What if you could use your engineering skills to transform National Security? As an electrical engineer, you comprehend the power behind complex systems. That knowledge is key when it comes to RF engineering and custom electronics solutions.   We’re looking for an electrical engineer who can use their skills to develop tailored wireless communications hardware and systems for our customers.

Our team is trusted by our clients to deliver high and prototypes and fieldable electronics solutions. That’s why we need you, an electrical engineer, who specializes in RF engineering with a solid background in custom electronics, PCB layout, and circuit design to help us design and develop high performance RF solutions. You’ll learn how to transfer technical knowledge into a solution used by a client. You’ll directly impact National Security missions by helping deploy advanced technology to the edge. This is a chance to grow your electronics, RF, digital systems engineering skills while gaining experience in unique RF problems. Join us and take on exciting challenges in National Security, as we support our customer’s missions.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Engineering & Science University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech courses, certifications and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-5+ years of experience with radio frequency development and wireless communications

-Experience in Radio Frequency (RF) printed circuit board (PCB) layout and testing

-Experience in RF circuit design

-Experience in performing technical trade studies

-Knowledge of RF system parameters, including Noise Figure (NF) calculation, Signal to Noise Ratio (SNR), LDR Listen, Drive, and Ratio (LDR) compression and isolation

-Knowledge of data collection and analysis tools, including network, spectrum analyzers, and cabling

-Ability to create RF and system power budgets

-Top Secret required

-BS degree in EE

Nice If You Have:

-10+ years of experience in hardware and Radio Frequency design

-Experience in technical leadership

-Experience with satellite communications

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph preferred

-MA or MS degree in EE


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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