Antenna Design Engineer

Ref No. EMP404848
Benefits Bonus
Location Newmarket, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required


Antenna Design Engineer - Avionics

This is an immediate requirement for an Antenna Design Engineer to working for a leading Avionics company in the Newmarket area.


Antenna Design, CST Microwave Studio

The Job

Antenna Design Engineer - Avionics

This is an immediate requirement for an Antenna Design Engineer to working for a leading Avionics company in the Newmarket area.

A great opportunity has arisen for an Antenna Engineer to work for a leading Electronics design company in the Newmarket area. This Antenna Engineer role will be working on a number of new programmes and products being developed for both the UK and international markets. Working within a small multi-disciplined engineering department, you will be responsible for the electrical design of microwave antennas predominately between 1 and 20 GHz.

The ideal candidate will have experience of Antenna design using CST Microwave Studio

Re-locators are also welcome to apply and my client can offer assistance to those who qualify.



Responsibilities for this Antenna Design Engineer role

- Design and development of microwave antennas primarily in the 1 - 20GHz range from concept through to production, to defined specifications, within short timescales and to fixed budgets, including:
- RF design using of CST Microwave Studio.
- Liaison with the Mechanical and Production Engineering teams in the development of final product.
- Building of prototypes and pre-production units
- Antenna measurements using the near field spherical test chamber.
- Planning project work to:
- ensure that adequate time is given to source all necessary components and meet required deliveries.
- provide regular progress updates and adequate warnings of likely delays.
- Develop new antenna design concepts to support cost reduction and performance enhancements for existing and future products.
- Provide technical support to other departments and customers
- Ensure that internal procedures are adhered to, in line with Quality Standards and Health and Safety requirements.

Requirements for this Antenna Design Engineer role

- 3 years + experience of working in an antenna design environment.
- Experience in microstrip based antenna design within the frequency range 1 - 20GHz
- Experience of computational modelling using CST Microwave Studio
- Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel.
- Ability to work within a fast moving environment, undertaking multiple small projects concurrently and operating to relatively short timescales
- Must have a meticulous, thorough and positive approach to work
- Must have good communication skills, both verbal and written
- Must have good team and collaborative inter team working skills.


Due to the nature of the work at this site, applicants must be capable of achieving SC level UK security clearance. Current clearance is not a requirement.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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