Tallysman Wireless is an Ottawa, ON based company and a leading supplier of enhanced Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) antennas for use on multi-constellational receivers for precision location, navigation, and timing applications, including Globalstar® and Iridium® Satcom Systems.

Tallysman Wireless also specializes in asset tracking applications that range from underground mines and student tracking (using RFID), to vehicle activity management (using GNSS). We develop and sell the software and hardware systems for provision of end-to-end asset tracking over a variety of two way radio systems, including Motorola MOTOTRBO, Kenwood NEXEDGE and Tait MPT1327 and DMR radio systems.

We offer our employees a competitive benefits package, and an exciting and challenging environment.



Tallysman Wireless is looking for a highly motivated product engineer with at least a Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and a strong interest in RF. Reporting to the CTO, the job will involve test system development, characterization and production support for high performance L-Band antenna products. These will be comprised of Low Noise Amplifiers and advanced GNSS antennas in the 1GHz-5GHz frequency range. It would be very advantageous for the applicant to have practical experience with RF instrumentation such as Network analyzers, and the IEEE488 instrument bus. We don’t expect experience exactly aligned with this specialized job requirements, but it will be important that the successful candidate have a strong interest in this field, be pragmatic, practical, and have a can-do attitude to overcome the normal pesky impediments.


  • Design, plan and build automated antenna test and measurement systems that might include instruments such as spectrum analyzers and vector network analyzers in a computer controlled system
  • Document test procedures based on product specifications, with means to serialize tested devices identified by bar codes labels
  • Participate in New Product Introduction through characterization, product qualification and failure analysis
  • Work closely with antenna and RF design engineers during all stages of product development to ensure manufacture-able antenna designs
  • Define and implement production build methods, including in-line test requirements


  • Experienced and knowledgeable in RF engineering at a detailed design level
  • Knowledgeable with instrumentation including VNA’s, Oscilloscopes, Spectrum Analyzers
  • Hands-on experience measuring and characterizing RF systems, ideally including microwave antennas
  • Organized person with good organizational and documentation skills
  • Good communication skills, both written and spoken

Responsible to the Production Floor Lead Hand, the candidate requires the following skill set:

  • Previous electronic assembly experience
  • Experience with fine soldering, stripping coax, wires, and RF Connector Assembly
  • Electronic Assembly Certificate or IPC certification preferred
  • Requires good manual dexterity for working with small components and mechanical parts
  • Good communication skills, both written and spoken and work well in a team environment

We offer our employees a competitive benefits package, and an exciting and challenging environment.

Job Type: Contract

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • Electronics Assembly: 2 years

Tallysman Wireless Incorporated

36 Steacie Drive
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K2K 2A9

Tel: +1 613 591 3131
Fax: +1 613 591 3121

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