Senior Antenna Design Engineer


This position is responsible for designing antenna systems.

 Essential Job Functions

  • Design new and improved antenna systems for 4G and 5G IoT applications including fixed and mobile application.
  • Incorporate 5G mm-Wave antenna systems into new Airgain products.
  • Address integration issues before they arise, in collaboration with Field Application Engineers, Customers, and Engineering.
  • Work within a channel between customer designs and Airgain solutions.
  • Reduce time-to-market by developing solutions that enable Airgain to stay ahead of its competitors.
  • Represent Airgain interests by collaborating with the area business team.
  • *Other duties as required

Knowledge/Skill/Ability Requirements

  • Education level: PhD degree in Antenna Engineering (highly preferred), Engineering, or Physics. MS degree in Engineering or Physics may be combined with relevant experience.
  • Experience level: 4-6 years of relevant experience in designing and integrating small, low gain antennas including 4G/ 5G cellular, WiFi, GPS, UHF/ VHF into commercial and industrial products.
  • Experience with EM simulation tools such as CST or HFSS.
  • Familiarity with antenna matching using lumped components.
  • Experience with resolving complex integration issues in embedded systems.
  • Hands-on approach in performing passive and active measurements of antenna systems.
  • Aptitude for building prototypes of PCBs, antennas and other components using tools such as milling machines, 3D printers and soldering irons
  • Data post-processing using Python or Matlab and creating test reports will also be part of the daily tasks
  • Experience working with wireless modules, metamaterials, and mm wave design a plus.
  • Must be able to travel both domestically and internationally, as needed. Must have the ability to obtain and hold a valid passport.
  • Ability to deliver projects on-time.
  • Ability to be self-motivated and reliable.

Physical, Mental, and Environmental Demands

  • Must be able to work in a seated or standing position, for periods up to 8.0 hours per day and potentially exceeding 8.0 hours per day where required.
  • Must be able to stand and/or sit while traveling domestically and international via automobile, bus, train, airplane, or boat.
  • Extensive use of a mouse and keyboard.
  • Extended viewing of a computer screen.
  • Bending, stooping, kneeling, walking, twisting, and standing.
  • Lift 20 pounds with or without assistance.


Please send your resume and a cover letter to if you wish to be considered for this position.

Kate StonelySenior Antenna Design Engineer