Graduate Student Intern Antenna Systems Division - Summer 2020 - SEAL
Type: Students: Intern
Location: Smyrna, GA
Categories: Antenna, Electromagnetics, Electronic Warfare, Modeling/Simulation, Radar, RF, Testing, Threat Systems
Georgia Tech Research Institute's Sensors and Electromagnetic Applications Laboratory (SEAL) seeks graduate students to assist Research Engineers with various tasks that may include modeling and simulation, integrated circuit design, and testing. Students should be interested in learning about RF/Microwave IC design or Digital IC design.
This opportunity will allow you to maximize your potential with stimulating work in an inspiring hi-tech research and development environment, alongside passionate colleagues and leaders.
Due to the nature of the work at GTRI, job duties will depend upon contract and sponsor needs. Students could participate in the following projects/tasks:
• Assist with and independently perform RF measurements.
• Assist with antenna design, simulation, and testing.
• Program test equipment to automate measurements.
• Produce MATLAB / Python code as directed to perform modeling and simulation.
• Assist with RF, Analog, and digital integrated circuit design.
• Document and present research results.
Required Minimum Qualifications
- Completed Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited institution
- Pursuing a Master's or PhD in Electrical Engineering
- 3.0 or higher cumulative graduate level GPA
- Experience using RF/antenna simulation CAD tools
- Ability to complete an internship prior to completing degree program. Internship period is early/mid-May 2020 through early/mid-August 2020.
- A strong interest and motivation to support programs in defense of the national interest
- Desire to learn HFSS
- Graduate coursework in RF/Microwave IC design (PA, LNA, VCO, Mixer, etc.) or
- Graduate coursework related to Electromagnetic and Antennas design or
- Graduate coursework related to Digital IC design (Logic Synthesis, Floor planning, Synthesis, place and route and how to create GDSII files)
- Experience with RF measurements and test equipment such as VNAs, spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes, signal generators, etc.
- Experience with EM modeling software such as HFSS, ADS, Sonnet, FEKO, CST, or others.
- Experience writing code in MATLAB, Python, or other languages.
Hours per Week
40 hours per week
U.S. Citizenship Requirements
Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.
Clearance Type Required
Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire
Housing and Relocation
Housing and relocation assistance are not available for this position.
Diversity & Inclusion
Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law.
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