RF Microwave Engineer II - Aerospace & Defense
Syracuse, NY 
Posted 4 days ago
Job Description
TTM Technologies, Inc. - Publicly Traded US Company, NASDAQ (TTMI) - Top-5 Global Printed Circuit Board Manufacturer

Come join an innovative team making a difference to our customers and partners in the Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Computing, Industrial & Instrumentation, Networking & Communications, and Medical industries. TTM Technologies, Inc. is a leading global printed circuit board manufacturer, focusing on quick-turn and volume production of technologically advanced PCBs, backplane assemblies and electro-mechanical solutions as well as a global designer and manufacturer of high-frequency radio frequency (RF) and microwave components and assemblies. We strive for an environment of excellence where you are encouraged to think creatively and innovatively in order to develop a professional future centered on growth and opportunity.

We are passionate about growing our business and place a high priority on team work, communication and collaboration! If you can see yourself as an integral part of the TTM team, then explore our career opportunities and apply today!
Position Scope:
RF microwave engineering responsibilities associated with new product development or internal R&D efforts. These include design efforts ranging from simple RF microwave components to complex microwave assemblies driven by customer or internal specifications. Design includes 3D-simulations, design optimization based on fabrication tolerances, and assessing performance relative to requirements. Individual works in a multi-disciplinary team environment and is required to participate in proposal efforts and technical reviews. Position also includes verification and qualification of the designs.
  • Work with interns, test engineering, and engineering technicians on specific program tasks including test procedure development, test station development and data reduction software
  • Design and evaluate components using available design and layout tools
  • Follow established standard design process
  • Comprehension of manufacturing approach and limitations
  • Prepare presentations for gated internal and customer design reviews
  • Provide nominal simulation results along with tolerances analysis
  • Perform data reduction and present results in a clear and concise manner
  • Support MRB process
  • Provide training and guidance to interns, co-ops and technicians
  • Engage with professional development activities including trade shows/conferences and professional societies
Essential Knowledge and Skills:
  • Solid understanding of microwave theory including transmission-line concepts
  • Ability to take these ideal concepts and transform them into producible designs
  • Ability to design experiments, analyze the data and conduct structured problem solving
  • Must possess strong written and verbal communication skills to document technical specifications and furnish design review presentations
  • Strong working knowledge of AutoCAD, HFSS and circuit simulation tools
  • Strong time management skills
  • Strong computer skills, specifically Excel and PowerPoint, and Matlab
  • Actively pursues opportunities to expand job-related knowledge
  • Executes on program plans and priorities, identifies obstacles and issues and communicates to achieve resolution for assigned tasks
  • Ability to interface with customers and work in a multi-disciplinary team environment
Education and Experience:
  • Master of Science Degree - Electrical Engineering Emphasis on Electromagnetic Fields
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Must be a US Citizen eligible for a U.S. Government security clearance
Total Rewards Information
At TTM you will be joining a team that spans across nearly 20 facilities in North America that are bringing game-changing electronics to the market. As a teammate we are dedicated to providing opportunities that help you excel and reach your potential, so join us in our commitment to excellence and be part of the team that is Building the Future.
Listed below are some of the many benefits that TTM offers our teammates. Benefits are available on the first of the month following date of hire based on plan eligibility.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, including Telehealth support
  • Company paid Life, AD&D, Short-Term Disability and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Option of Health Savings Account (HSA) with company contribution, or Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Wellness Incentive Programs with company deposits into HSA Account
  • Critical Care, Accident, and Hospital Indemnity options in addition to Legal Insurance and Pet Insurance
  • PTO Program (15 days, annual accrual)
  • 8 Company Holidays with an additional 2 floating holidays
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 401(k) match program with immediate vesting
  • Annual Bonus Program
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Annual compensation review
  • Professional development and training opportunities
  • Cross training opportunities
  • Tuition reimbursement for courses related to TTM's business - up to $12,000 per year
  • Annual performance reviews
Export Statement:
Must comply with TTM Export Control Policies and Procedures and all applicable laws including ITAR, EAR and OFAC including but not limited to: a) being able to identify ITAR product on the manufacturing floor and understand that access to these products and related technical data is restricted to only US Citizens and US Permanent Residents; b) recognition of Foreign Person visitors by badge differentiation; c) understand and follow authorization procedures for bringing foreign visitors into facilities (VAL); d) understand the Export and ITAR requirements for shipments leaving the US; e) manage vendor approvals for ITAR manufacturing and services.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or
protected veteran status.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
3 to 5 years
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