Mid-Level RF Engineer - Dahlgren, VA in Dahlgren, VA at RCS Corporation

Date Posted: 7/20/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: #16130

RCS has an immediate need for a Mid-Level RF Engineer. This is a full time, direct hire in Dahlgren, VA. 

Who We Are
RCS Corporation is a certified Woman Business Enterprise specializing in the recruitment of professionals throughout the United States.  With two corporate offices, over 20 years of experience, and a presence in 30+ states, we are well-positioned to service employers, employees, and candidates across every discipline.  Our emphasis is on excellent work ethic, accountability, transparency, effective communication and safety.

Job Description

Our Client is seeking a Mid-Level Engineer to provide antenna repair and an-echoic chamber testing support for the B52 Surface Maritime Sensor group.

  • Plan, coordinate, and supervise an-echoic chamber testing projects.
  • Support systems engineering activities with subject matter expertise.
  • Perform/assist with test and evaluation, checkout, certification tasks. Perform technical assessments of various United States Navy shipboard antennas.
  • Direct on-site customer interface for equipment/system installation, testing, vendor services coordination, removal/installation events, and other engineering tasks as needed.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree (B.S.) in Engineering or Electrical Engineering 
  • Minimum of four (4) year(s) of specialized antenna and/or RF engineering experience.
  • Demonstrated experience using anechoic chamber facilities for antenna characterization and/or RF testing.
  • Demonstrated thorough knowledge and application of MIL-STD-1310 with respect to ground and bonding.
  • Demonstrate thorough knowledge to prepare technical documents, which include test plans/reports, analytical evaluations, and presentations.
  • No clearance required. Must be eligible for the interim security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Six (6) years of general experience in RF engineering or antenna characterization.
  • Demonstrated Alteration Installation Team (AIT) specialized experience.
  • Demonstrated specialized experience with antenna restoration processes.
  • Demonstrated knowledge in antenna system verification testing.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of antenna restoration services such as media blasting, chemical film treatment, and MILSPEC painting.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Integrated Logistics Support (ILS).
  • Experience working aboard Navy ships.
  • Experience using one or more of the following pieces of RF test equipment; multi-meters, Time Domain Reflectometers (TDRs), and Network Analyzers.
  • Basic ability to perform soldering of connectors and minor board level repairs.
  • Ability to read and follow schematics and assembly drawings.
  • Ability to travel to West Coast ports and OCONUS to support shipboard work.
  • Ability to Lift and Carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to work at VARIOUS shipboard heights, INCLUDING THE TOP OF MASTS, either from a crane bucket, scaffolding, or man lift. All PPE provided.

Opportunities with RCS change daily.  For a complete listing of our current openings, please visit our website at www.rcs.jobs.

RCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. RCS provides equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, veteran or marital status.


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