We are the Innovative Air and Space Division, a rapidly growing business within the Surveillance and Exploration Sector of Jacobs that is leading the design and development of next generation radar systems. We have the corporate investment, infrastructure, subject matter experts, and strategic focus to enable you to be successful.
Candidate is responsible for the RF transmit/receive chain of microwave radar systems throughout the product life cycle ranging from requirements specification and concept development to component evaluation, system integration and validation. Candidate works with a team of radar subject-matter experts, mechanical designers, and embedded hardware/software developers to develop and evolve high-performance solutions.

Qualifications

Required:
-Strong background in microwave RF concepts and applications.
-Familiarity with standard laboratory instrumentation, including oscilloscopes, network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, time domain reflectometers, etc.
-Experience in troubleshooting of electronic and/or RF systems, both in a lab and in the field.
-Must be willing to travel to support radar systems, typically less than 3 weeks annually.
-Bachelors (with 8+ years' overall experience) or Master’s (with 6+ years' overall experience) degree in electrical engineering, physics, or a related discipline.
Preferred:
-Familiarity with one or more of the following fields: radar, communications, electronic warfare, and/or SIGINT.
-5+ years’ experience in microwave RF.
-Experience in developing, building, fielding, and/or maintaining radar systems.
-Experience with extremely high performance, wideband, tunable systems.
-Ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance.