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RF Engineer

Identiv

Company Description

Technology With a Mission

Identiv IoT is at the forefront of IoT innovation, transforming everyday objects into smart, connected devices. Embedded in over 1.5 billion global IoT applications, our advanced IoT solutions seamlessly connect physical objects to digital identities, enhancing global connectivity and driving innovation. Complemented by our powerful bitse.io connecting cloud, we deliver complete, customized experiences that cater to our customers‘ unique needs. At Identiv IoT, we swiftly respond to client requirements, constantly push the boundaries of IoT technology, and ensure the highest quality in our products.

At Identiv IoT, every individual and every action holds significance. We firmly believe that the key to our success lies in having the best individuals occupying exciting, aligned, relevant, and empowered roles with clear missions, goals, and measurable outcomes. Join us and be a part of shaping the future of IoT technology.

Identiv IoT Values

Innovation: We lead the way in IoT technology, creating smart, connected solutions that transform everyday objects into intelligent devices.

Connectivity: We bridge the gap between the physical and digital worlds, making connectivity simple and reliable.

Security: We prioritize security in every solution, ensuring data integrity and protection against cyber threats.

Sustainability: We are committed to creating eco-friendly solutions that enhance business operations while reducing environmental impact.

What Sets Us Apart

Holistic IoT Solutions: Our full-circle, in-house IoT solutions include our powerful IoT connecting cloud, readers, cards, BLE, HF, UHF, dual-frequency, and SAMs, making us a one-stop shop for all IoT needs.

Engineering Excellence: We provide engineering excellence from equipment to expertise, ensuring every customer journey is powered with passion and precision.

State-of-the-Art Technology: Our team is dedicated to innovation, ensuring access to the latest in state-of-the-art technology and rapidly evolving to meet your needs.

Social Responsibility: Our mission is to enhance business, personal, and planetary well-being, from patient safety to food safety, enabling a sustainable, smart future.

Job Summary

The Antenna Designer reports to the Director of Global Engineering, IoT, and plays a crucial role in the development of RF systems by designing, simulating, and optimizing RF/RFID antennas. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to understand system requirements, define antenna specifications, and develop customized antenna solutions that meet the specific needs of our clients and projects. Your expertise in RF/RFID antenna design, simulation tools, and electromagnetic theory will be instrumental in driving the success of our RFID products.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Work closely with system architects, RF engineers, and project managers to understand system requirements and antenna performance goals.
  • Design and simulate antenna structures using electromagnetic simulation software (e.g., CST Microwave Studio, HFSS, FEKO).
  • Optimize antenna designs for desired performance metrics, such as gain, bandwidth, efficiency, and radiation pattern.
  • Perform antenna integration studies to ensure compatibility with surrounding components and system constraints.
  • Prototype and test antenna designs using laboratory equipment, such as vector network analyzers and anechoic chambers.
  • Analyze test results and iterate on antenna designs to improve performance and meet project requirements.
  • Collaborate with PCB designers and mechanical engineers to integrate antennas into final product designs.
  • Design full solutions around RFID tags and reader according to customer specifications.
  • Contribute to develop production processes for manufacturing our products and transfer solutions into operations
  • Stay updated on industry trends, emerging technologies, and advancements in antenna design techniques and materials.
  • Contribute to intellectual property development through patent filings and technical publications.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Antenna Engineering, or related field; Master’s degree or Ph.D. preferred.
  • Solid understanding of electromagnetic theory, antenna fundamentals, and RF/microwave engineering principles.
  • Proficiency in electromagnetic simulation software tools for antenna design and analysis.
  • Experience with antenna measurement techniques and equipment.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines.
  • Creative thinking and a passion for pushing the boundaries of antenna technology.

Characteristics Desired

  • Hands-on approach, enjoying rolling up your sleeves and getting things done, both independently and collaboratively.
  • Possesses outstanding character and a magnetic personality.
  • Dedicated team player who genuinely invests in the success of others and enjoys collaborative work.
  • Strikes a balance between working smart and working hard, committing to achieving goals and mission without engaging in unnecessary tasks.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills with a passion for finding effective solutions.
  • Strong communication skills, able to convey complex ideas clearly and concisely.
  • Adaptable and resilient, able to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • Demonstrates a high level of integrity, honesty, and ethical behavior.
  • Eager to learn and continuously improve, seeking out opportunities for personal and professional growth.
  • Embraces diversity and inclusivity, respecting and valuing different perspectives.
  • Confident decision-maker with the ability to take initiative and lead when necessary.
  • Committed to delivering exceptional customer experiences and exceeding expectations.
  • Enjoys a sense of fun and brings a positive attitude to the workplace.

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