Principal Antenna Design Engineer

Job Description

This position is responsible for supporting design and product development to meet specifications and requirements. Major responsibilities include:

  • Plans, schedules, and leads major projects or makes technical contributions where extensive and diversified knowledge of antenna principals are necessary
  • Serves as team lead to customers on advanced technical problems and new products
  • Analyze, design, and prototype antennas for integration in antenna products and smart antenna products
  • Implementation of customer products with Airgain antenna products
  • Antenna design and system level RF integration to develop new products and for customer product integration
  • Board level RF simulation with Airgain products to identify problems and find solutions
  • Work with team on antenna integration on customer platform and provide solutions
  • Work with design team for performance and design for manufacturing
  • Engage with customers and partners for customer design and support customer product integration
  • Review and coordinate project team members and PM and coordinate reports and reviews
  • Capable of performing the Lead Engineering role
  • Support Airgain product documents, such as whitepapers, product design documents, customer integration guidelines

Work together with engineering teams in China and Europe for new product development and customer product integration.

Work Experience:

  • PhD with 7 years’ experience in Antenna Design and antenna product development
  • Expertise with EM simulation tools such as CST or HFSS
  • Solid knowledge on EM theory
  • Experience with embedded antenna design and miniaturized antenna design is a plus
  • Good knowledge of antennas, transmission line theory, matching circuits, active and passive RF circuit design
  • Experience with the characteristics and design of various antenna types is required
  • Familiarity with CAD software such as AutoCAD, SolidWorks
  • Hands-on integrated antenna design experience for mobile phone and portable device
  • Hands-on experience performing S-parameter measurements, antenna pattern measurements, data post-processing using Matlab.
  • Familiarity with TRP, TIS, EIRP testing
  • Knowledge of practical RF system design, include passive and active design such as path loss calculation, cascade noise figure, intercept point is desirable
  • Knowledge of EM propagation in multipath environments and channel models
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver on-time and work well as a team member in a team consisting of different design disciplines
  • Good engineering work practice, excellent team player
    Self-motivated and reliable
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Team management, project management, and program management skills


  • PhD in Antenna Theory

Please send your resume and a cover letter to if you wish to be considered for this position.

JulesPrincipal Antenna Design Engineer