RF Design Engineer

Date: Jun 14, 2022

Location: Salisbury, MD, US, 21801

Company: Dover Corporation

Connecting and Protecting People, Microwave Products Group (MPG) is a leading global provider of mission-critical engineered electronic components and subsystems comprised of four business units in five manufacturing locations.  Our brand names are recognized globally including:  BSC Filters, York, UK; Dow-Key Microwave, Ventura, CA; K&L Microwave, Salisbury, Maryland and Dominican Republic and Pole/Zero, West Chester, OH.
Our expertise is the design and manufacture of communications-based specialty products – engineered components and subsystems – for demanding military, space, commercial aerospace/industrial, and telecom infrastructure applications where function and reliability are crucial.


An RF engineer will design, prototype, and test RF circuitry in support of customer orders, quotes, and senior RF design engineers.  Interpret customer SCDs and communications to fully understand their needs.  Use design software to synthesize, simulate, and analyze design concepts to create custom solutions satisfying customers’ requirements.  Equipment used includes, but is not limited to, computer, network analyzer, spectrum analyzer, signal generator, multimeter, microscope, soldering irons, calculator, wrenches, and tuning instruments.  Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment.   


JOB RESPONSIBILITIES (to include, but not limited to)


  • Design passive RF assemblies such as filters (lumped element, cavity, printed, etc.), couplers, splitters, and multiplexers.
  • Design active RF assemblies such as LNAs and switches.
  • Design and integrate passive and active RF designs as well as required interface and driver circuitry.
  • Utilize design software to synthesize, simulate, optimize, and virtually prototype designs.
  • Design with consideration to all applicable specifications including environmental, thermal, etc.
  • Direct creation of BOM, including all required prints and required documentation
  • Conduct testing/measurements of designs to validate performance and document.
  • Perform as member of a technical team utilizing effective communication skills including interaction with higher level leadership, customers, engineers, and production resources.




  • Experience in RF filter, amplifier, switch design.
  • Experience using Genesys, CST, PCFILT, Nuhertz, or equivalent software tools.
  • Experience with mixed-signal PCB design, and layout.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills.



BSEE with 5 years related experience in RF design.  In absence of a degree, 10 years work experience required.  Solid ability to collect and analyze data to support generating solutions.  Ability to read, comprehend and interpret technical documentation including SCDs, drawing, 3D models, and schematics.




  • BS EE degree with 5 years RF design experience or 10 years work experience in related field
  • U.S Person
  • Ability to obtain a DoD security clearance (is applicable)
  • Works from minimal documentation, written or verbal instructions, schematics, rough sketches, diagrams, and layouts.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

Nearest Major Market: Salisbury

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