BAE Systems Project Engineer (RF / Antenna Design) in Palmdale, California

Job Description

Basic Job Functions:

Provide engineering support to Program Management Office as Project Engineer. The candidate will coordinate plan, organize, and control integration and completion of RF engineering projects within area of assigned responsibility overseeing a small team of engineers. Plan and formulate engineering program reviews, product design for compliance with engineering principles, company standards, customer contract requirements, and related specifications. Evaluate and approve design changes, specification and drawing releases. Coordinate activities concerned with technical developments, scheduling, and resolving engineering design and test problems.

Additionally, the candidate should have experience providing deliverable RF hardware for programs and have a basic understanding of RF design, manufacturing and test processes. Should have problem-solving experience in a team environment, have helped establish and execute project schedules.


Able to work independent of direct leadership supervision on teams in anengineering environment to resolve issues and respond to customer needs

Working Relationships:

Demonstrate project/team leadership with the ability to coordinateefforts across multiple internal and external customers

Ability to manage demands across projects in order to meet objectives task assignments and schedules

Able to develop technical briefings for external customers including what-if drills based on quick response requests.


Support Program Manager with labor hour estimate inputs to proposals,ETCs and EACs.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Education/Experience Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor degree in engineering (Electrical/RF Preferred)

12 years of engineering background in RF RDT&E

Experience with design, development, test of radio frequency (RF) and/or microwave systems architecture, components, circuits, or products. Includes antenna design, both reflector and array systems, frequency synthesizers, transmitters and receivers.

Special Requirements:

Security Clearance: Top Secret, must be able to obtain and retain Special Access Program Accesses.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

Project Engineer (RF / Antenna Design)


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