Active Antenna System Engineer

Active Antenna System Engineer

Thales Group | Ostiense, Roma, IT

Posted 24 days ago

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A Joint Venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), Thales Alenia Space is a global space manufacturer delivering, for more than 40 years, high-tech solutions for telecommunications, navigation, Earth Observation, environmental management, exploration, science and orbital infrastructures. Thanks to our diversity of skills, talents and cultures, our customers (governments, institutions, space agencies, telecommunications operators), therefore have Space to Connect, Secure & Defend, Observe & Protect, Explore, Travel & Navigate. And at the end is placed as a TAS-Thales standard for every vacancy.

In your role as Active Antenna Design Engineer, you will

  • Drive trade-off activities to consolidate the radiating, RF, power and digital architecture of the active antenna, taking into account state-of-art availability of technologies and proposing innovative solutions;
  • Collect requirements and needs from stakeholders (Business Domains, Product Line Managers, Bid teams, etc) and formalize them into models and Requirements specifications for Radiating Elements, RF Front Ends, Amplifiers and Beam Forming Networks;
  • Manage Power Supply and Digital Control Units from Antenna S/S point of view;
  • Manage Antenna radiating performances and RF budgets along its whole Life Cycle
  • Interface with internal and/or external suppliers in order to ensure delivery in line with performance, quality, schedule and cost required by the Program;
  • Interface internal and external customers

Required skills and experience are:

  • 2+ years of experience in active antennas domain
  • 5+ years of experience in RF/Antenna design
  • Professional English
  • Proactivity and accountability
  • Team working
  • Problem solving

Knowledge of the following tools is preferred:

  • Matlab/Simulink
  • KeySight SystemVue
  • IBM Rational DOORS
At Thales Alenia Space we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales Alenia Space employing around 8,900 employees in 10 countries with 17 sites in Europe and a plant in the US, our mobility policy enables employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad. Thales Alenia Space sees space as a new horizon, helping to build a better, more sustainable life on Earth #SpaceForLife. Great journeys start here, apply now!Summary
  • Location: Roma
  • Type: Full time