RF Circuit & Antenna Design / Development Engineers

Blue Marble Recruitment
Competitive salary plus benefits
01 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
My clients in the West Midlands have an immediate requirement for RF Circuit & Antenna Design / Development Engineers. These roles are commutable from Wolverhampton, Tamworth, Coventry, Birmingham, Solihull, Bromsgrove, Redditch. The jobs involve specifying, designing, developing and testing novel and existing antenna front-end circuit solutions for 4G LTE, UMTS, CDMA, GSM, Bluetooth, WiFi and GPS radio standards. The successful candidates will requires excellent understanding of interaction and relationships between RF key parameters including gain, power levels, linearity, VSWR, NF. Duties & Responsibilities ? Knowledgeable in the entire lifecycle of RF module development from proposal & requirements through production support. ? Extensive module checkout to the developed test plan and validation to the requirements matrix. ? Lead investigation activities to identify and resolve complex system problem. ? RF design at both system and circuit level and PCB layout. ? RF front-end circuit (diplexer, passive and active matching circuit, etc.) design. ? RF testing and Validation of modules and sub-system. ? Antenna front-end circuit Research and Development across all cellular bands for implementation into mobile devices. ? Support clients with requirements definition, project definition, and project planning. ? Working in a team environment at all phases from concept design to final products. ? Maintaining the competitor analysis reports and literature for latest mobile antenna technologies. Essential Knowledge & Skills: ? You will have BSc/MEng or higher in Physics, Electronic Engineering with an emphasis in RF and Analogue with good practical and theoretical knowledge of RF front-end circuit design within the mobile device sector. ? Extensive knowledge of RF oscillator, power amplifiers, LNA, up/down converters, ADCs and DACs. ? Experience of simulation and modelling tools, such as AWR and/or ADS. ? Strong working knowledge of RF oscillator, transmitters, receivers, modulators, filters and RF shielding. ? Excellent working knowledge of RF front-end analogue circuit layout design and RF test equipment. ? Experience on active RF matching or filtering and be able to construct antenna front-end circuit prototypes inhouse. ? Able to use Network and Spectrum analysers in laboratory test setup. ? Experienced with GSM, UMTS and LTE requirements. ? Excellent knowledge of RF circuits design for cost sensitive products. ? Must possess excellent computer skills, including knowledge of MS office and other common computer software (C programming and Matlab experience are a plus). Competitive salary on offer with additional benefits. To apply for these RF Circuit & Antenna Design / Development Engineer roles in the West Midlands please contact us ASAP This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66770308