Antenna Test Engineer – San Diego, CA

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Antenna Test Engineer – San Diego, CA

Position Summary

The Antenna Test Engineer configures antenna hardware (often in the early stages of development), executes over-the-air tests, and reports results in support of our antenna integration process. 

 

Essential Job Functions

  • Perform passive and active antenna testing.
  • Set up network equipment (resolving LAN/WLAN issues).
  • Operate test tools (Airgain-specific as well as commercial products such as IxChariot).
  • Write reports in tabular and graphical formats.
  • Enhance Airgain automation tools.
  • Define test processes and procedures.
  • *Other duties as assigned.

 

Knowledge/Skill/Ability Requirements

  • Education level: AA degree or equivalent number of college credits in Electrical/Electronics Engineering or related field required; BS degree preferred.
  • Experience level: Prior antenna/electrical testing experience preferred, but not required.
  • Knowledge of antennas, antenna test equipment, and chamber testing practices preferred.
  • Ability to perform S-parameter measurements and antenna pattern measurements using either far or near field techniques.
  • Ability to utilize software programs designed to create testing reports.
  • Ability to work both effectively both independently as an individual contributor and as part of a team.

 

Physical, Mental, and Environmental Demands

  • Must be able to work in a seated or standing position, for periods up to 8.0 hours per day and potentially exceeding 8.0 hours per day where required.
  • Extensive use of a mouse and keyboard.
  • Extended viewing of a computer screen.
  • Use of soldering iron, cutting tools, such as exacta knife and Dremel tool, screwdrivers, and basic hand tools.
  • Must be able to lift and position antenna systems, weighing up to 20 pounds.
Angelique DayAntenna Test Engineer – San Diego, CA