Antenna Over The Air Test Engineer
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- Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Physics, or equivalent practical experience.
- 3 years of experience with radiation performance evaluation, including Total Radiated Power (TRP) and Total Isotropic Sensitivity (TIS).
- Experience with antenna tests (e.g., S-parameters and Gain).
- Experience with anechoic or reverb chambers.
- Experience with chamber calibration and maintenance, and other common antenna lab equipment.
- Experience with the OTA measurement of 5G tablets or phones with antenna fundamentals.
- Knowledge of coding to enhance the work flow of the antenna test procedure.
- Familiarity with OTA regulatory (e.g., FCC, IC, CE, Carrier, etc) and
conformance requirements for the wireless systems.
- Ability to solder and rework PCBs, including 0201 components.
- Excellent attention to detail with the ability to drive deliverables on
About the job
Google's custom-designed machines make up one of the largest and most powerful computing infrastructures in the world. The Hardware Testing Engineering team ensures that this cutting-edge equipment is reliable. In the R&D lab, you design test equipment for prototypes of our machinery and develop the protocols used to scale these tests for the entire global team. Working closely with design engineers, you give input on designs to improve our hardware until you're sure it meets Google's standards of quality and reliability.
In this role, you will test and validate the systems that are the heart of the world's largest and most powerful computing infrastructure. You will work to validate and test wireless solutions that push the limits on what’s possible for radiation performance. You will test, optimize and document radiated performance for 5G cellular, WLAN, Bluetooth, IEEE 802.15.4 and new application areas.
Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful. Our Devices & Services team combines the best of Google AI, Software, and Hardware to create radically helpful experiences for users. We research, design, and develop new technologies and hardware to make our user's interaction with computing faster, seamless, and more powerful. Whether finding new ways to capture and sense the world around us, advancing form factors, or improving interaction methods, the Devices & Services team is making people's lives better through technology.
- Create and drive OTA factory test plans/stations for mass production. Test antenna and wireless Over-The-Air (OTA) performance.
- Produce and communicate all OTA performance and progress information to audiences, from engineers and product Mamngers to executives.
- Maintain anechoic and reverb chambers and own Test Plans and related processes.
- Work with the Engineering/Compliance/Carrier Certification team to ensure product meets carrier requirements, debug performance failures.
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