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Electrical Senior Principal Engineer

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Electrical Senior Principal Engineer

Our Wireless Engineering team puts the spark into the full hardware development lifecycle, from concept to production. It takes experts in system architecture definition, design, analysis, prototyping, sourcing & the debugging and validation of layouts or routes to deliver state-of-the-art products for a changing world. We work closely with designers, cross-functional teams within Dell Technologies and suppliers to make sure electronic designs meet a range of requirements, including schedule, feature set, functionality and quality, as well as industry standards.

Join us to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact as a Electrical Senior Principal Engineer (Antenna Architecture) on our Wireless Design team in Austin.


What you’ll achieve
The Antenna/RF System Engineering team delivers innovative antenna architecture and solutions for platform integration and design to support long term technology requirements to build the next-generation products leading technology trends. As an Electrical Senior Principal Engineer in the Antenna/RF System Engineering, Wireless Design Group, you will be responsible for Wireless Innovation and Designing new Antenna Architecture Solutions. You will work with Platform Design Architecture Group on product designs delivering on next generation Wireless Innovation.


You will:

  • Design, simulate, integrate and validate antenna solutions from LF to mmWave frequencies
  • Work on driving antenna innovation for next generation products
  • Work with internal cross functional teams, ODM and supplier to deliver solutions designed
  • Generate Architecture requirements documentation and Design Specifications documentation to be executed
  • Drive suppliers and ODM to execute Front-End designs, and support Development / Execution teams as needed
  • Ensure solutions designed are ready for scaling with deployment


Take the first step towards your dream career
Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role:

Essential Requirements

  • Bachelors with 10+ years experience or Masters/PhD with 8+ years experience (preferred)
  • Experienced in the following tools: CST, XFdtd, ADS, HFSS
  • Have a proven track record of antenna designs for LF to mmWave experience through simulation, integration, validation and testing for consumer electronic devices
  • Experienced with antenna tuners, Power variation control solutions such as Time averaged SAR, Smart Transmit, PD, etc.
  • Understanding of mmWave solutions - simulation and modelling with insight to packaging, antenna arrays, isolation, high frequency circuit layouts, beamforming, etc.
  • Hands on experience with high frequency solutions, equipment, etc. for characterization and debug
  • Understanding of fundamental microwave theory & concepts such as Gain, Noise, VSWR, Power Gain expressions, scattering, transmission line theory, etc.
  • Strong communication skills and passion to innovate


Desirable Requirements

  • Experience with multi radio device designs
  • Understanding of NFC/Wifi/BT/Cellular/mmWave/Wireless Charging system architectures
  • Additional tools experience: Creo, FloTHERM, Matlab, Labview
  • Experience in working with ODM partners is a plus
  • Familiar with regulatory requirements is a plus (FCC, CE, etc.)
  • Familiar with carrier requirements is a plus (AT&T, Verizon, etc.)


Here’s our story; now tell us yours

Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress.

What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life -- while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more.

We started with computers, but we didn’t stop there. We are helping customers move into the future with multi-cloud, AI and machine learning through the most innovative technology and services portfolio for the data era. Join us and become a part of what’s next in technology, starting today.

You can also learn more about us by reading our latest Diversity and Inclusion Report and our plan to make the world a better place by 2030 here.

Application closing date: 31 March 2023

Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Dell encourages applicants of all ages. Read the full Equal Employment Opportunity Policy here.

Job ID: R215166

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