|Job Description Coherent, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Power RF Engineer to join the technical staff of the CO2 laser business unit located in Bloomfield, CT.
This individual will report directly to the Manager of Electronics & Software Engineering and will be an integral part of Coherentís existing electronics design team consisting of a number of experienced engineers and technicians.
In this position, the successful candidate will participate in the design and development of pulsed and CW VHF band RF power sources operating at average powers from 300 W to 15 KW. In addition, this individual will participate in the design and development of diagnostics, controls, and other critical analog and digital circuitry which is embedded in the RF power supply. This individual will also be required to support existing products by performing failure analysis, troubleshooting existing designs, evaluating design improvements, and providing production support. In performing these duties the successful candidate will be required to spend a substantial portion of their time doing hands-on work in the laboratory.
Coherentís CO2 business unit operates in a fast-paced, exciting environment where a self-motivated engineer has opportunities to grow while developing leading-edge products. The successful candidate will have a degree (BS required, advanced degree preferred) in Electrical
Engineering or related field and significant laboratory experience. Proficiency with both general purpose test equipment (oscilloscopes, waveform generators, etc.) and RF test equipment (network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, etc.) is required. Familiarity with OrCAD
Capture and Microsoft Office products is also required. While professional experience would be a plus, Coherent will consider candidates with recent degrees.
Since the successful candidate will be required to operate in a cross-functional team environment, communication and interpersonal skills are critical elements for success in this position.
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