Advanced Electromagnetic Engineer
Company: General Dynamics Mission Systems
Posted on: November 23, 2022
Requires a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, or a
related Science, Engineering or Mathematics field. Also requires 5+
years of job-related experience, or a Master's degree plus 3 years
of job-related experience.
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Department of Defense Secret security
clearance is obtainable within a reasonable amout of time from
hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government
security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for
access to classified information. Due to the nature of work
performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Responsibilities for this Position
We are looking for engineering talent to join our expanding
technical team in the development of next generation radomes and RF
sensor integration technology for advanced military and
aircraft. This role will perform a variety of electrical
engineering tasks related to design, development,and research that
will elevate the state of the art in performance while maintaining
the practical aspects of manufacturing that have been the hallmark
of Marion's leading position in the airborne industry since the
birth of the industry. We will consider talented applicants with
relevant academic and/or employment experience related to the
duties listed below. Multidisciplinary background, such as
composites, servo motion control, and materials are a definite
Electromagnetic Design & Analysis:
Radome and antenna design and performance evaluation, including
Simulation code development & commercial code (HFSS, CST, FEKO)
Dielectric material measurement - dielectric constant and loss
Radome wall measurements - transmission and reflection.
Radome acceptance testing: transmission, beam deflection,
polarization effects, null depth, radiation pattern.
Test system design and implementation.
Support development of new materials and processes (e.g., additive
Evaluate RF performance impact of repairs and manufacturing
Opportunity to lead small teams on tasks, offer electrical design
support for projects and to interface with customers.
Bachelor of science in electrical engineering or physics with
emphasis in electromagnetics.
Excellent teamwork and personal skills, ability to collaborate in a
Demonstrate personal initiative & ownership, recommend alternative
Masters or Ph.D. in electrical engineering with focus in analytic &
Current or previous security clearance - SECRET & above.
Previous work experience in design and measurement of radomes or
the related fields of antennas, microwave networks, or optics.
Laboratory experience with RF test equipment and techniques.
Experience with RF test ranges for antennas/radomes/RCS
Familiarity with composite and additive manufacturing
Marion is nestled in the Virginia Highlands, abounding in beautiful
countryside. State parks in all directions, it is an outdoor
paradise for anyone who enjoys camping, hiking, fishing, kayaking,
hunting, and/or just the simple pleasure of being outside amongst
natural beauty. The Appalachian Trail runs through town and Mt.
Rogers is an easy daytrip.
Big city attractions are at a comfortable distance. Blacksburg, VA,
Charlotte, NC, Knoxville, TN, and Bristol Motor Speedway are all
within a two-to-three-hour drive.
The small size of Marion yields shortened commute times. In-town
commutes average around ten to fifteen minutes. Nearby towns, such
as, Abingdon and Wytheville provide increased housing options while
maintaining a benign commute of less than an hour.
Target salary range: USD $102,218.00/Yr. - USD $113,432.00/Yr. This
estimate represents the typical salary range for this position
based on experience and other factors (geographic location, etc.).
Actual pay may vary.
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse
portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that
enable customers to successfully execute missions across all
domains of operation. With a global team of 12,000+ top
professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the
bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given
the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty,
alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits
and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared
sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment
where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and
what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented
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