Digital Prospectors RF Software Engineer in Lexington, Massachusetts

RF Software Engineer

Lexington, MA

Job Type: Contract

Recruiter: Peter Roos at

Phone: 603-772-2700

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Job Title: RF Software Engineer

Location : Lexington, MA

Duration: 36 Months and 40 hours per week

Applicants must meet the eligibility requirements to obtain a Security Clearance for access to classified information. An Active Secret Clearance without incident is desired.


Our client’s RF Technology Group maintains and operates a Compact Range used to make Radar Cross Section (RCS) and Antenna measurements. Personnel at this site are responsible for everything from designing and fabricating Styrofoam cradles for target mounting to design and troubleshooting of complex measurement systems as well as writing code to control positioning and data acquisition hardware.

The RF technology group is seeking a RF Software Engineer to join the team to help develop the next generation of measurement software. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing and troubleshooting measurement and control software for antenna and RCS measurements. Responsibilities will also include post processing data as well as running radar simulations.


Candidates should hold a Masters or Bachelors degree with 5 years of directly related experience in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or a related field. Hands on experience with RF and digital measurement systems and strong data analysis skills are required. Experience with Pascal, C++, Matlab and Delphi are required. A candidate must also be proficient in the use of modeling software such as HFSS, Cicero and Xpatch.

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer which includes providing equal employment opportunity for all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Our client, one of the most prestigious Research and Development Labs in the country, is working on solutions to our nation's most complex defense and commercial related challenges. We have placed hundreds of talented engineers with this client over the years - If you are qualified - we can get you in!!!

The mission is critical and the work is as cutting-edge as it is rewarding. The teams are superbly managed groups of world class engineers from all types of interesting and diverse backgrounds - AND THEY ARE HIRING!

Make this your next career move as one of our many long-term contractors or employees!

Work as our full-time employee with full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, PTO, Retirement, etc.) - OR - work as a W2 hourly contractor at a higher pay rate if you don't need the benefit package.


Founded in 1999, Digital Prospectors is an award-winning recruiting and consulting firm that specializes in placing contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire engineers into rewarding opportunities with our impressive and ever-growing client base. We believe that all people should love their jobs.

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Phone: 603-772-2700