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Company: Scientific Research Corporation
Location: Norfolk, VA
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


Scientific Research Corporation is an advanced information technology engineering company that provides innovative products and services to government and private industry, as well as independent institutions. At the core of our capabilities is a seasoned team of highly skilled engineers and scientists with multidisciplinary backgrounds. This team is challenged daily to provide cutting edge technology solutions to our clients.


The Senior Radio Frequency Engineer (RFE) will provide RF engineering services to support the design, development, refinement and sustainment of prototypes, EDMs, systems of systems, and frameworks for the Combat Direction Systems Activity, Dam Neck (CDSADN) Fleet Integration and Readiness Engineering (FIRE) Lab utilizing various engineering tools and capabilities. Tasks or needs are often urgent due to emerging operational threats with a goal to close or solve operational needs and gaps by utilizing Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) and Government Off-the-Shelf (GOTS) solutions to provide the Warfighter with required tools in a timely and cost effective manner while minimizing Size, Weight, and Power. Due to the need for rapid response to operational gaps, there may be times that it may be necessary to execute the required processes within 30 days. The Senior Radio Frequency Engineer will:

  • Provide Subject Matter Expertise in Radio Frequency (RF) Engineering, Analysis, Antenna Characteristics, Electromagnetics, Signal Processing and Systems Modeling
  • Perform tasks that include Antenna and RF Modeling utilizing commercial software applications
  • Conduct Modeling and Simulation that combines unique characteristics and simulation to verify designs and approaches
  • Complete tasks while working collaboratively in a lab environment to implement RF and Antenna prototypes; simulating performance or in support of prototype development and field test efforts
  • Provide oversight, guidance and technical advice on projects involving Electromagnetic, Antennas and RF systems
  • Support broader department-level work that may involve Digital Processing related to overall system performance
  • Work in a collaborative environment to solve problems; interfacing with Program Office and Government personnel as required Additional responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
  • Identify, define and solve complex technical problems which require a high level of ingenuity and innovativeness; encouraging optimum design within project schedule and funding limitations
  • Interact frequently as the organizational representative to the customer in the collection and translation of requirements to defined specifications
  • Make frequent contact with customers, teaming partners, subcontractors, and suppliers to obtain/exchange information, provide technical direction, and assist in the resolution of technical issues
  • Develop and deliver complex technical presentations to high level program management and customers
  • Perform extensive research and complex analysis on a major project to enhance the technical and economic development of the product and/or service
  • Actively seek new business opportunities in related technical areas Scientific Research Corporation offers a competitive salary, an extensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages excellence. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Scientific Research Corporation is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate in employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


  • Minimum six (6) years of full-time professional experience working as an Electrical/Electronics Engineer in development, design, and prototyping
  • Demonstrated experience and expertise with RF and Antenna systems and concepts
  • Demonstrated experience and expertise performing analysis in support of RF and Antenna system design
  • Demonstrated experience and expertise using commercial software tools for RF and Antenna analysis
  • Demonstrated experience and expertise in the design, production, testing, and field of RF circuit boards


  • Ten (10) years of full-time professional experience working as an Electrical/Electronics Engineer in development, design, and prototyping
  • Extensive knowledge and demonstrated expertise in RF Prototyping and Engineering Development Model activities within a Lab environment
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledgeable in acquisition and processing, RF distribution systems including wireless networks, digital signal processing, navigation, and human systems interfaces
  • Demonstrated proficiency with popular engineering development tools such as Matlab, C, C++, Fortran, JAVA and/or Python
  • Inherent desire and ability to work in a collaborative environment with similar professionals focused on designing, developing and prototyping the nation's next-generation technologies


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Electronics Engineering from a recognized institution
  • An advanced degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics or a related technical discipline from a recognized institution, desired THIS POSITION REQUIRES AN ACTIVE DoD SECRET CLEARANCE Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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