RF Team Lead Engineer

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
08 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
The RF Team Lead Engineer position involves the technical leadership and oversight of the analysis, design, development, test & evaluation of RF/Microwave circuits and sub-systems for Defence and Space projects along with the preparation of technical proposals and roadmaps. Responsibilities include detailed RF/Microwave hardware circuit level design, system engineering and requires management of new and existing hardware products, as well as leading a multi-disciplined engineering team. Client Details Our client is a market leading manufacturer of RF microwave products for the Defence & Space industries. Description A passion for innovation, a sophisticated understanding of circuit level RF and microwave equipment and systems, and the ability to further advance technology Strong capability in the preparation of detailed technical proposals for customer projects and funded R&D. Especially RF payloads for space. Being responsible for coordinating all aspects of the project to meet technical, schedule and design to cost goals Design, test and troubleshooting abilities related to RF/Microwave circuit hardware and receiver/transmitter systems Performing technical analysis/feasibility for new product specifications, evaluate customer specifications and support cost/technical proposal generation Effectiveness in project management through resource planning, personnel oversight, and cost/schedule tracking Interfacing effectively with people at all levels and from diverse technical backgrounds Performing as the technical point of contact for customers Providing leadership to small groups or teams and guidance to less experienced staff members Strong verbal and written communication skills through the preparation and presentation of design reviews, proposals and program status Understanding of RF and microwave techniques required for the design and implementation of transceivers, filters, oscillators/synthesisers, amplitude and frequency measurement from system calculations to detailed circuit implementation Profile - Engineering biased degree - Experience with RF Microwave technology - Recent experience with mixers, amplifiers, oscillators, filters, high frequency packaging and RF test equipment, as well as team leadership experience is required. RF payload design management for space projects a strong benefit Job Offer £competitive basic salary Pension PHC This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66835639