As a key member of the RF Engineering team, you will
report into “Engineering Manager”.
Seniority will be determined by experience. The Senior TT&C Engineer
is responsible for all aspects of the RF System Design and Analysis of the
York’s spacecraft communication systems .Maintains a high level of technical expertise
working closely with our technology partners and regulatory agencies to perform
detailed reviews of link budgets, coverage capabilities and to determine target
satellite capabilities. Looks for opportunities to improve the space link
efficiency through system design. As an RF Design Engineer, it is expected that they
be a liaison between Product Development, Operations, Suppliers and
Engineering, and provides high level definition of requirements for new product
development to maintain the leading York Space Systems products and services.
test, and document a custom S-band radio that uses custom electronic designs
along with commercially available components.
with team members to gather and finalize requirements for design.
and test commercially available components for suitability in designs.
with other RF Engineers, FPGA designers, and the electrical engineering team on
design and testing plans.
with Electrical Engineers to make sure designs are suitable for the space
on schematics and PCB layouts with the Electrical Engineering team for any
custom RF electronics needed.
Electrical Engineering team with other EE tasks as needed, including reviewing
electronic designs, schematics, and circuit board layouts.
also work on designs at higher microwave frequencies.
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical and/or RF
Engineering, with some communication/satellite development background
including, but not limited to, RF Communications and Information Systems.
● 3+ years of Electrical and RF design experience.
Schematic design and RF circuit board
Understanding of space environment:
Radiation, Surface Charging, Thermal, Outgassing, etc.
Experience in RF systems integration and
Understanding of FPGA design.
Stressful situations and deadline pressures well.
● Accepts responsibility for achieving goals and expectations.
● Excellent written and oral communication skills.
● Excellent organizational and multitasking skills with
demonstrated ability to execute projects on time and on budget.
● Strong interpersonal, communication, facilitation, and
● Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision
or in a team.
● Extremely detail orientated.
● Motivated, goal orientated and persistent.
● May require some travel.
Understanding of satellite subsystems and
Experience with FPGA design
Xilinx toolchain (Vivado, Xilinx,
Verification IP suite, etc.)
Petalinux and Yocto Project
Hardware description languages (VHDL,
Programming experience (C, Python, Bash,
with git or similar revision control software.
with Linux and Windows.
with circuit simulation.
understanding of antenna theory.
York Space Systems provides equal employment
opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits
discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color,
religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, military or
protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or
any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Must
have permanent authorization to work in US.
This policy applies to all
terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement,
promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence,
compensation, and training.
YORK SPACE SYSTEMS is an EEO employer - M/F/Vets/Disabled