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Snr. RF & Microwave Engineer – LHSRME

Main job function

• Analysing design input requirements and specifying the design output requirements
• Developing solutions that solve user problems
• Creating multiple iterations of design prototypes using computer-aided design tools
• Conducting rigorous tests and modifying the product based on the test results
• Evaluating design solutions against industry standards and regulations
• Documenting the design process and presenting progress reports to all relevant stakeholders

Qualifications

Bachelors Electronic /Electrical Engineering

Criteria

• Manufacture & assembly management
• PCB-level thermal design (IC thermal calculations, component choice based on temperature requirements etc)
• RF concepts e.g noise figure , IP3, P1dB, S-parameters, thermal noise floor, TX lines
• Understand common RF components used in designs e.g to mixers, LNAs, circulators, isolators, filters, limiters, switches, antennas (peripheral interaction), frequency dividers/multipliers, VCOs, DDS etc.
• RF gain budget analysis
• Spur & harmonics analysis (mixer spurs, filter requirements)
• Microstrip design (couplers, power splitters, filters, etc)
• RF enclosures
• Design with EMC principles
• Design tools e.g Altium, LTSpice, Microwave Office, CST

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

To apply for this job email your details to lorna@armstrongappointments.com