Applications Engineer

Job Description

  • Define, manage, and execute test plans which compare embedded antenna performance
  • Identify and document wireless performance issues on products under test and engage with customer/chipset vendor to troubleshoot and resolve
  • Analyze test results and create technical reports
  • Present test reports to customers
  • Perform and evaluate passive antenna measurements (S11, S21, & gain)
  • Improve and optimize Airgain OTA test automation
  • Recommend and develop active antenna test methods
  • Travel to customer sites to support Airgain OTA test equipment and procedures
  • Work with team to complete all the documents for engineering and product development, which include product specification, build-package
  • Conduct full antenna integration process for customer products which includes case study, antenna selection, antenna placement, and OTA test
  • Create drawings for engineering and products
  • Support  Airgain product manufacturing
  • Hardware test and verification
  • Develop reference designs of product lines
  • Assist in the assembly of prototypes, quick builds, and samples
  • Develop antenna reference designs for various MIMO radio architectures


Job Requirements:

  • 5 years in an Applications, FAE or Technical Support Engineer role
  • Solid knowledge on EM theory
  • Good knowledge of antennas, transmission line theory, and passive RF circuit design
  • Experience required with the characteristics and design of various antenna types
  • Hands-on experience performing S-parameter measurements, antenna pattern measurements
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver on-time and work well as a team member in a team consisting of different design disciplines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • 2 years drafting and presenting technical reports
    • 5 years experience with 802.11 networks, which may include designing, deploying, supporting, troubleshooting, and administering
    • Familiarity with 802.11 chipsets and radio architecture, understanding of RF transmissions and antenna behavior
    •  Ability to use protocol analyzers tools such as OmniPeek and Wireshark
    • Experience with Network Test Tools (e.g. IxChariot )
    •  Experience using and scripting test automation for networked devices
    •  The following certifications would be a plus: CWNA, CWSP, CWAP, CCNA
    •  Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel and Power Point



  • Bachelors degree (Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, etc.)


Please send your resume and a cover letter to if you wish to be considered for this position.

JulesApplications Engineer