Careers at AR Modular RF

AR attracts the best and brightest minds who are interested in making their work-life productive, rewarding, and fun. We find that providing an environment conducive to and supportive of talented people excelling at their work is critical to our continued success. If you are looking for an environment designed to allow top-caliber people to fulfill their potential, we should talk.

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Located in the Seattle area, AR Modular RF, designer, and manufacturer of RF amplifiers has an exciting opportunity for an engineer to lead firmware design and development of new R&D products.  Be part of an energetic team developing cutting-edge communication technologies with a strong focus on new product development.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop embedded system solutions in the New Product Development and Engineering group
  • Lead the design coherence between RF/analog and digital/embedded systems, implementing firmware and software for embedded platforms that monitor and control RF amplifier systems
  • Design software/firmware subsystems by selecting components, performing simulations, schematic capture, design reviews, overseeing PCB layout, and defining test requirements
  • Conduct design experiments and tests to evaluate components and subsystems and verify design performance
  • Develop technical reports and documentation for specific task outcomes and assist in data-driven decisions

 

Basic Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
  • 6+ years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience with multiple processors, microcontrollers, and FPGA platforms
  • Knowledge of change order process, reviews, and execution
  • Embedded C/C++ applications (bare metal and embedded OS)
  • FPGA development (VHDL or similar)
  • Microcontroller PIC/Assembly
  • Digital Circuit Design, including ADC and DAC
  • Common embedded protocols; I2C, SPI, UART

 

Additional Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience in physical layer RF and communication systems
  • Proven ability in analyzing root causes, complex design debugging, and problem-solving independently with minimal guidance
  • Experience with HID (screens/buttons)
  • Familiarity with: Embedded Linux, FreeRTOS or similar, Microsemi Libero SoC Design Suite, Python, PADS schematic and PCB or similar, Git and revision control, LabVIEW

 

ARM offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package including:

  • Financial: 401k plan; profit-sharing plan; discretionary bonus program based on company performance; company-paid life insurance; disability and AD&D; voluntary benefits
  • Employee Incentives: Tuition reimbursement; year-round employee events; gym reimbursement
  • Work/Life Balance: PTO program; company paid holidays
  • Health: Medical, dental, vision; Health Savings Account (HSA) or Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA) with generous employer contribution; EAP; telemedicine plan

ARM is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets. 

Visit us at www.arworld.us.  Send resumes with salary requirements to [email protected], or fax (866)743-3838.

AR Modular RF, designer and manufacturer of RF Amplifiers is seeking an RF Test Technician with significant experience in testing medium to high power RF amplifiers from 100KHz to 6 GHz.  The Test Technician is responsible for performing tests, troubleshooting and repairing problems on RF Amplifiers, as well as maintaining appropriate test documentation.  The Technician also performs basic wire and power supply checking.

Some essential duties include: Assist Engineering on new product development, Perform basic alignments on subassemblies and completed equipment; Test products for conformance to specifications using necessary test equipment; Perform pretests and programing on subassemblies as required; Troubleshoot and make repairs as required, and ensure assembly and test meets customer requirements.

The candidate should possess an Associate’s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from a two-year College or technical school and three years experience or demonstrated a high degree of ability to successfully perform all duties of this position; RF experience is strongly preferred.

The successful candidate should understand VSWR, power measurements including PEP, and be conversant regarding dBM and Watts measurements.  Must have basic computer skills. They should have the ability to use RF laboratory equipment to include signal generators, network analyzers, power measurement devices, pulse generators, and digital oscilloscopes.

Excellent benefits package and competitive salary program. For consideration please email a cover letter, with resume and salary requirements to [email protected], or fax to 610.628.9172.  We are an equal opportunity employer, including disability/vets.  Visit www.arworld.us.

AR Modular RF, designer, and manufacturer of RF Amplifiers serving military, commercial, medical, and industrial markets, is seeking an Engineer A Development to join a small, but diverse, Engineering team to lead analog/mixed-signal design and development of new and existing products serving a high niche, low volume, custom markets.  The successful candidate will be responsible for developing circuits and firmware for new product development, support redesign, and root-cause efforts on existing products.  They will bridge the gap between the RF/analog and digital/firmware worlds, responsible for the design of mixed-signal subsystems by setting requirements, selecting components, performing simulation, schematic capture, design review, PCB layout, and defining test requirements.  They may also function as a technical mentor to junior engineers. 

The Engineer A Development should have expertise in both analog circuit design and firmware development and experience with digital logic circuitry, microcontrollers, and FPGAs, and power supply design.  Design experience with RF systems and devices is a big plus.  Knowledge of the change order process, reviews, and execution are required.  The successful candidate will develop technical reports and documentation for specific task outcomes and assist in data-driven decisions.  The Engineer A Development will be expected to conduct design experiments and tests to evaluate components and subsystems.  Proven ability in analyzing root causes, complex design debugging, and problem-solving independently with minimal guidance is highly desired.

Hardware tools and abilities include SPICE simulation, analog/mixed-signal, and power circuit design, PADS (schematic capture and PCB layout). 

Experience with lab equipment, such as oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, spectrum analyzers, function generators, and soldering and rework skills is required. 

Software tools and skills include git (revision control), C/C++, Python, LabVIEW, and communication interfaces such as I2C, SPI, UART, USB, and LVDS.  Experience with Libero SoC Design Suite is a huge plus.

The ideal candidate should possess (at minimum) a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering with 5 plus years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 

AR has an excellent benefits package and a competitive salary program.  For consideration, please email a cover letter, with resume and salary requirements to [email protected], or fax to 610.628.9172We are an equal opportunity employer, including disability/vets.  Visit www.arworld.us.

Located in the Seattle area, AR Modular RF designs and manufactures RF amplifiers.  We have an exciting opportunity for an individual to direct and coordinate the activities of the engineering groups to include Electrical, Mechanical, Software and Embedded, Engineering Test, and Mechanical CAD, project and process management, and documentation.  Be part of an energetic team developing cutting-edge communication technologies with a strong focus on new product development.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Fast-track modification to existing product designs to align with unique customer specs
  • Define and deliver on a product roadmap
  • Manage New Product Introduction (NPI) process
  • Provide technical support to all other functions of the company
  • Provide project management for all Engineering programs
  • Write and/or assist in the writing of customer proposals
  • Participate in, and oversee, the development of detailed electro-mechanical designs for new, modified, and revised products
  • Perform development and design responsibilities and provide direction to a group of digital hardware and software developers
  • Report monthly metrics to management
  • Manage the department budget

 

Basic Requirements:

We are seeking a hands-on manager with a functional background in project management and preferably having worked in a small to medium-size company. 

  • BSEE and/or ten years related experience
  • 5+ years supervisory and/or management experience
  • RF technology and knowledge of related markets
  • Collaborating with other functional teams such as Sales and Production

 

ARM offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package including:

  • Financial: 401k plan; profit sharing plan; discretionary bonus program based on company performance; company paid life insurance; disability and AD&D; voluntary benefits
  • Employee Incentives: Tuition reimbursement; year-round employee events; gym reimbursement
  • Work/Life Balance: PTO program; company paid holidays
  • Health: Medical, dental, vision; Health Savings Account (HSA) or Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA) with generous employer contribution; EAP; telemedicine plan

 

ARM is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.  We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including disability and vets. 

 

Visit us at www.arworld.us.  Send resumes with salary requirements to [email protected], or fax (866)743-3838.