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Kforce Principal RF Design Engineer in Phoenix, Arizona

Kforce's client, a growing and established Technology Company is seeking a Principal RF Design Engineer in Phoenix, AZ metro area. We are working directly with the Hiring Manager.Summary:The candidate will lead new product innovation to achieve maximum return on investment (ROI) and profitable revenue growth through ideation management and prototype development. The Principal RF/Electrical Engineer will be responsible for driving product initiatives from idea creation to product launch. They will also be responsible for preparing radio frequency (RF) and electrical designs, specifications, standards, studies, cost estimates and sound technical recommendations, in support of innovative products.Responsibilities: * Role will have 2 main functions, product concepts, research new products and product innovations; The 2nd function is assisting engineering in defined prototypes, simulation and mentoring. Formulating solutions for both functions as they work * Will be the point of contact for all things technical, SME * Support Engineering and Quality Assurance in launching robust products * Work with Life Sciences on energetics for tissue and cells research * Communicate roadmaps, priorities, experiments, and decisions across a wide spectrum of audiences * Align with other engineering team members to understand technical implementation complexities and challenges of complex applications * Evaluate circuit specifications, designs and printed circuit board (PCB) layout to complete a circuit performance and reliability analysis * Design and implement different RF circuits and systems including near-field radiators, power amplifiers, feedback loops, impedance matching networks, filters, and modulators; Integrates the RF circuits with combined digital control circuits (micro-controller, FPGA and CPLD) for Pulsed Electromagnetic Field therapy applicators or similar * Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Electrical Engineering, focused on applied electromagnetics * Minimum of 5 years of related experience preferably in the medical device industry or other highly regulated environment * Minimum of 5-8 years of experience in antenna design and analysis in HF/VHF range, electromagnetic modeling, and RF design * Experienced with RF test equipment such as signal generators, network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, and oscilloscopes Familiarity, educational experience, or on the job experience in the following areas: * Transmission line theory and design * RF network theory, analysis, and design * RF matching networks and filter design * RF design & integration experience, including in-lab debug experience * Analog circuit design simulator software (e.g., PSPICE, LTSPICE) * RF simulation software tools (NI AWR, ANSYS HFSS, or similar) Nice to haves: * Master of Science (MS) or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Electrical Engineering focused in applied electromagnetics * Proficiency in RF power amplifier design (Class C, D, E, F) is a plus * Proficient in impedance matching networks design for RF power amplifiers and near-field antennas/radiators is preferred * Electromagnetic interference (EMI) theory is preferred * Pulsed Electromagnetic Field background is a plus * Printed circuit board design for RF applications (e.g., selection of substrates, impedance control, ground planes, etc.) * Working knowledge of RF and electronic circuit simulation tools (e.g., AWR, ADS, Genesys, LTspice, and others) * Experience with mechanical, digital, and embedded software (i.e., firmware) integration Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years