Principal RF Engineer

Polytec Personnel Ltd
14 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our Cambridge based client is recruiting for a Principal RF Engineer with a proven track record and a desire to take on new challenges. You will be expected to provide the technical vision and leadership on a variety of leading edge multidisciplinary developments where the electronics are fundamental to the success of the project. As a Principal RF Engineer you will be working on a variety of interesting electronic and novel RF developments for clients. You will be working as a lead engineer alongside a world class team from the same and other disciplines. This position will allow you to be involved in many aspects of the development cycle, from concept generation through to new product introduction. You will also have the opportunity to support and influence business creation in areas in which you are passionate and to be involved in project management. This role will be subject to security clearance vetting Main Responsibilities: Board level design for electronic and RF systems Technical leadership on multidisciplinary projects where the electronics take centre stage Interacting with clients to understand requirements Producing architectures for electronic and RF systems Communicating technical details effectively with clients Working closely with business developers to develop technical proposals and with project managers to deliver technical solutions Providing mentoring and technical reviewing for junior engineers Qualifications, Experience & Skills: An excellent degree in electronic engineering or a closely related discipline A detailed understanding of the fundamentals of RF systems An impressive track record of producing RF designs Passion for electronics A desire to continue learning and to take on new challenges Excellent communication skills Advantageous: Discrete radio design Software defined radio Bluetooth/ZigBee/WiFi Sub-GHz radio Switched mode power supplies Low noise analogue design Low power Control system design and implementation Power electronics This job was originally posted as