AIRBUS Defence and Space Limited
Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2019 it generated revenues of € 70.5 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as one of the world’s leading space companies. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.
Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.
Description of the job
Are you a resourceful and systematic Engineer who loves creating Feed and Filter designs? Looking for a role where you have autonomy and can bring ideas to life? Interested in creating methodical and systematic documentation that portrays the facts of the design lifecycle and testing. Then we would love to hear from you!
We are looking for a Feed & Filter Design Engineer to join the Antenna Group in Stevenage. You will join a small multinational team who are part of a larger transnational department. The team has achieved awards for papers and techniques. As a Feed and Filter Engineer you will work on multiple projects, with a life cycle of 12 months.
The Engineering team for Feeds and Filters designs a range of products from filters, orthomode transducer (OMT), horns to Polarisers. They support ongoing programs, data processing, and creation of various documentation throughout project life cycle.
Microwave/ Radio Frequency (RF) design, analysis and verification of feed chain components and / or filters for space equipment.
Use associated design software such as - CST, Mician or high-frequency structure simulator (HFSS)
Generate reports, procedures, analysis, presentation material and provide technical support for our customers.
Support RF testing of components and equipment during flight or development test campaigns.
Attend customer meetings, presentation of designs, test campaigns, results, and reports.
Possible involvement with:
Advance manufacturing techniques (3D Printing)
Unique design solutions for 3D Printing technologies
Working in Coaxial, Waveguide, and other technologies.
High power handling, multipaction and PIM.
Development work possible.
This role comes with infrequent travel
Physics, Electrical Engineering or Electronic Engineering background
Working knowledge of feed components or filter design
Professional / Academic understanding of analogy filter types, such as butterworth or chebchev or Bessel or Elliptic
Test experience would be advantageous, however training will be provided
Many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you need. We can’t promise to give you exactly what you want, but we do promise not to judge you for asking.
We value the strength that diverse perspectives bring to our business, so if you require any reasonable adjustments to fully participate in the recruitment process please discuss this with the recruiter who contacts you
The successful candidate will need to be eligible to gain BPSS check (including a criminal record check) or UK SC Security Clearance to undertake the role.
In return we can offer a competitive salary with annual profit share; an ever growing list of company benefits and strong career development options across our transnational, market leading company.
We are 5 mins walk away from Stevenage train station (step free and lift access), easily accessible by road and bus, car parking on site, cycle racks. Close to many amenities including:
High-street shops and supermarkets
Restaurants and eateries
Gyms, Swimming pool and Parks
Cinema, bowling and Recreational facilities
This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company’s success, reputation and sustainable growth.
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Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.