Microwave Engineer – Gothenburg

Job Title:    Microwave Engineer

Location:    Gothenburg, Sweden
Salary:        Competitive

About AAC Clyde Space

AAC Clyde Space, a leading New Space company, specialises in small satellite technologies and services that enable businesses, governments, and educational organisations to access high-quality, timely data from space. This data has a vast range of applications, from weather forecasting to precision farming to environmental monitoring, and is essential to improving our quality of life on Earth.

Our growing capabilities bring together three divisions: 

  • Space Data as a Service – delivering data from space directly to customers
  • Space missions – turnkey solutions that empower customers to streamline their space missions
  • Space products and components – a full range of off-the-shelf and tailor-made subsystems, components, and sensors

AAC Clyde Space aims to become a world leader in commercial small satellites and services from space, applying advances in its technology to tackle global challenges and improve our life on Earth.

Some of our clients include Horizon Technologies, Orbcomm, NSLComm, OHB Sweden, Intuitive Machines, Orbital Micro Systems, the United States Airforce Academy, UK Space Agency, European Space Agency and NASA.

AAC Clyde Space’s main operations are located in Sweden, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, the USA and South Africa, with partner networks in Japan and South Korea.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

About this role:

Omnisys Instruments AB is a subsidiary of AAC Clyde Space AB whose share is listed on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market. The Group’s operations are conducted in Sweden, the UK, the Netherlands, South Africa and in the US.

Omnisys has developed and delivered microwave and radiometer system for ground based and satellite platform for close to 30 years. The development team is agile, and we have a well-equipped lab for both instrument work up to THz frequencies and space qualification.

We are now entering into a new phase with very exciting projects with constellations of satellites with advanced radiometers including receivers between 50-650 GHz and we now need to expand our team.

Responsibilities will include:

Microwave design, verification and documentation of PCB’s with filters, couplers, matching structures etc. Sub system design with LNA’s, amplifiers and mixers. Most of the work will below 40 GHz.

Skills Desirable:

Microwave engineer

Work description:

Microwave design, verification and documentation of PCB’s with filters, couplers, matching structures etc. Sub system design with LNA’s, amplifiers and mixers. Most of the work will below 40 GHz.

Skills and background:

  • Linear simulation in tools like Microwave Office
  • 3d simulation in tools like HFSS
  • Nonlinear simulation in Microwave office or ADS
  • PCB layout
  • Experience from relevant tests and test instruments
  • System knowledge and able to break down general specifications to requirements on design level.

High frequency microwave/THz engineer

Work description:

Microwave design of waveguide system and components between 50-700 GHz. Design of filters and other waveguide structures. Design of LNA split blocks. Design Schottky based mixers and frequency multipliers between 50-700 GHz. Verification and documentation will also be part of the work.

Skills and background:

  • Linear simulation in tools like Microwave Office
  • 3d simulation in tools like HFSS
  • Nonlinear simulation in Microwave office or ADS
  • Experience from relevant tests and test instruments
  • System knowledge and able to break down general specifications to requirements on design level.

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AAC Clyde Space has a legal responsibility to ensure that all its employees have the legal right to live and work in the EU or the country in which they plan to work. Therefore, if you are made an offer of employment, this will be subject to AAC Clyde Space verifying that you are eligible to work in that country before you start work. AAC Clyde Space are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age.

Please note that if you have not heard anything from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, your application has on this occasion been unsuccessful. You will be sent an email by our recruitment team acknowledging receipt of your application and we would welcome that you follow up with them for feedback.

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