Senior RF Engineer (Contingent)

    • Job Tracking ID: KDRSS-314236
    • Job Location: Dahlgren, VA
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 01/19/2021
    • Years of Experience: 10+
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Job Description

Kratos Defense & Rocket Support Services is currently seeking a Senior RF Engineer to support NSWCDD High Powered Microwave (HPM) program and:

  • Design, develop and implement digital hardware and software related to RF systems. 
  • Utilize RF/Microwave signal generation and test equipment; vacuum devices, tubes, radars, high power RF systems and digital signal processing in support of the Navy’s DE programs. 
  • Perform all aspects of laboratory and field testing, including setting test goals, developing test methodologies, organizing and conducting tests, reducing test data and analyzing results. 
  • Produce technical reports on findings, report critical finds to military and DoD civilian leadership.
  • Report critical finds to military and DoD civilian leadership.   
  • Transition replacement personnel per SOP.

Experience and Skills

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Experience on U.S. Navy and Joint HPM research and development programs is preferred.
  • Ten (10) years’ relevant experience in RF/Microwave signal generation and test equipment, vacuum devices, tubes, radars and high power RF systems; and digital signal processing. 
  • Intimate familiarity with lab processes and work flow.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors’ Degree in Electrical Engineering or relevant equivalent technical engineering degree.
  • Ten (10) years’ professional technical experience in design, development and implementation of digital hardware and software related to RF systems.
  • Five (5) years’ experience in all aspects of laboratory and field testing, including setting test goals, developing test methodologies, organizing and conducting tests, reducing test data and analyzing results.
  • Must have active DoD Secret clearance.
  • Must be a US Citizen