RF Design Engineer

RF Design Engineer

Job Title: RF Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896355_1572280946
Contact Name: Anna Bonczchowska
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 28, 2019 16:42

Job Description

My client is recruiting for an RF Design Engineer responsible for RF Design activities in support of a range of operational training electronic warfare pods by the military. This will provide realistic training in electronic warfare to the member countries, in order to be able to operate in a real time situation. This position can be based at either our Bournemouth International Airport or Marlow sites and requires infrequent travel.

About the Role:
*Design and develop RF sub-systems for new EW equipment
*Use design expertise to create RF design solutions to EW engineering problems, particularly those relating to operational requirements for Radar Jammers and Simulators for NATO JEWCS.
*Develop and maintain some knowledge of International Radar and Communications equipment types and function to enable solutions to EW engineering problems to be achieved.
*Carry out peer review of designs and technical proposals authored by other engineers from an RF point of view.
*Comply with Cobham Safety Standards
*Maintain positive and constructive relationships with all internal and external stakeholders and customers

You will have the following qualifications:
*Bachelor Degree in Science/Technology or suitable equivalent
*Good knowledge of current RF technologies
*Good knowledge of digital signal processing of RF and Baseband signals
*Good knowledge of modern RF Test equipment - VNA, RF Power Meter, RF Signal generator, RF Spectrum Analyser
*Knowledge of High Power RF Antenna Systems
*Experience of developing, writing and implementing test and verification plans for sub-systems and complete systems.
*Experience of writing technical requirements for connectorised RF components & sub-systems
*Experience of evaluating technical proposals from suppliers of RF components & sub-systems
*Experience in Project life-cycle delivery from bids to operation

RF Design Engineer
Base: Marlow or Bournemouth Airport
Salary: Competitive + benefits

The role will require all employees to achieve and maintain SC security clearance or above without restrictions that will inhibit the individual's ability to fulfil the requirements of the role. Your eligibility for the appropriate level of security clearance may be discussed with you during the recruitment process. Any existing clearance holders may be able to transfer clearance (subject to approval).

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

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