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Senior Research Scientist/Engineer- RF/mmW Subsystem Integration

Malibu, CA, USA Req #511
Thursday, April 1, 2021

Located in Malibu, California, HRL has been on the leading edge of technology, conducting pioneering research and advancing the state of the art.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

We seek a self-motivated staff with strong communication and leadership skills to work within a fast-paced team of scientists and engineers and lead Radio-Frequency (RF) and Millimeter-Wave (mmW) Subsystem integration for developing next generation RF/mmW Phased-Array Radar Imaging and Communication Systems. The research staff member will lead all aspects of 2.5D and 3D heterogeneous system integration technology development through conceptual design phase considering electrical, thermal, mechanical design constraint to engineering and manufacturing, verification and validation phase. Additional job functions involve participating in the development of lab-wide strategies, contributing and leading on internal and US government proposal and marketing activities, briefing program progress to customers, publishing papers, writing invention disclosures and attending scientific meetings.


EXPERIENCE DESIRED:

More than 10 years of hands-on experience for developing advanced subsystem integration for phased-array radar imaging, communication and computing systems

Experience with developing novel 2.5D and 3D microelectronic packaging and heterogeneous system integration

Candidates should possess a proven track record of developing novel and successful solutions to complex technical issues

Experience with US government proposal and marketing activities


KNOWLEDGE DESIRED:

Extensive knowledge of RF (0.1-200+ GHz) and electromagnetic (EM) is required

Knowledge of conventional and advanced microelectronic packaging/integration (e.g. SoC, MCM, SiP, AoP, HD interposer) and thermal management are required

Knowledge of multi-physics simulation tools (e.g. ANSYS, COMSOL), high frequency and RF simulation tools (e.g. ADS, MWO, Cadence), electromagnetic simulation tools (e.g. HFSS)

Familiarity with digital, mixed-signal, power and signal integrity

Knowledge of system engineering, program and project management is a plus


ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
Proficiency in use of computers, engineering work stations, complex electronic equipment, oral and written communication, interaction with vendors/colleagues and willingness to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. Ability to work well in a team and independently. Ability and willingness to travel 20% of time. Must be sufficiently mobile to work within confined spaces and have both visual and hearing acuity.

 
EDUCATION DESIRED:
Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or related scientific discipline  


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (e.g. driver’s license, special tools or restrictions): U.S. person is required.


This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "U.S. Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. "U.S. Person" includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

HRL offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Our benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K match, gym facilities, PTO, growth potential, and an exciting and challenging work environment.
 
HRL Laboratories is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training or promoting, on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, medical condition, U.S. military or protected veteran status, union membership, or political affiliation. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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  • Pay Type Salary
  • Malibu, CA, USA