Antenna Engineer

Redmond, WA, United States
Main Location
Redmond, WA, United States
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Are you looking to join a fast paced team delivering industry leading wireless products? Microsoft’s Surface Team is looking for a talented individual to join the Antenna team to simulate and design antennas to enable leading edge industrial designs/products and ensure excellent radiated performance.


You will work with multi-function product development teams where you will work cross group with mechanical engineers, material scientists, electrical engineers, RF engineers, Industrial designers and program managers to deliver antennas that integrate into hardware devices.


MSC in Electrical Engineering or Physics with focus on Antenna’s or Electromagnetics. PhD strongly preferred.
Candidates must have 2 years of antenna related work experience
• Some experience with simulating antennas (e.g. LTE, antenna arrays).
• Proficiency in basic RF concepts such as impedance matching, smith chart, transmission line theory.
• Understanding of Maxwell’s equations & wave propagation.
• Awareness of antennas in proximity to humans with SAR analysis

• Proficiency with one or more 3D EM simulation tools such as HFSS, CST.
• Familiarity with at least one RF circuit simulation tool such as Optenni Lab, ADS, Genesys etc.
• Familiarity with antenna prototyping tools and techniques.
• Hands on capability with Lab Equipment such as Network Analyzers
• Understanding of antenna radiation pattern and antenna isolation optimization and proven ability with troubleshooting antenna issues.
• Detail oriented, data driven, ability to learn quickly and desire to work in a fast pace but highly rewarding environment.


Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.  We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.


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