Dell Antenna Design Architect in Austin, Texas
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Antenna Design Architect - Austin, Texas
The AntennaDesign Architect will champion designs of wireless antenna's focusing on WiFi, Cellular, GPS/GLO systems across Dell platforms. They will be required to engage cross functional teams composed of Mechanical/ID/EE/RF to ensure suitable inclusion of wireless antenna's is achieved, but more importantly the overarching strategy. With subject matter expertise the ideal candidate will also provide technical expertise to the broader wireless design organization to properly select technologies, vendors/suppliers and strategy for antenna offerings in Dell products.
Leads all antennadesign strategy and activities, process and test plans for the wireless technologies they will champion. Works with Cross Functional Team members which can include Marketing, Finance, External Partners, AntennaDesign, RF Design & Desense and wireless carriers.
Other responsibilities include:
Heavy R&D activities designing antenna solutions for current wireless technologies
Works with suppliers to evaluate antenna solutions for future technologies, specifically around mmWave
Works with design teams to resolve any wireless system issues that impact user performance whilst still in concept and definition phases of programs
Evaluates early designs thru simulations and in anechoic and reverb chambers for OTA performance across wireless technologies
Understanding technical issues and driving them to closure by bringing together key stakeholders for decision making
Subject matter expert in wireless technologies like WiFi, Cellular and GPS/GLO and handset product development a huge plus
experience with designs in mmWave
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE- Previous product design involvement with WiFi and/or Cellular technologies (minimum of 7 yrs.)
Masters in Electrical Engineering, Electromagnetics, Physics; PhD preferred
Strong RF/Antenna technical background in WiFi and Cellular technologies
Previous OTA test experience with anechoic, reverb, channel emulators and fading equipment
Antennadesign experience in handset or consumer products
mmWave antenna design experience a plus
Self-starter and proactive with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities
Excellent written and oral communications at the executive level
Contributions in wireless industry forums a plus (WiFi Alliance, 3GPP, GCF, CTIA, among others)