RF/Microwave Design Engineer

RF/Microwave Design Engineer

Job Title: RF/Microwave Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895262_1545314328
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 20, 2018 13:58

Job Description

RF/Microwave Design Engineer
Your experience working as a RF/Microwave Design Engineer could add immediate value to this leading defence organisation.
You will be working in a state-of-the-art complex, surrounded by advanced technologies and innovative individuals. This is an interesting role offering variety, skills development, an excellent salary and corporate benefits package.
The Role & Responsibilities
My client is looking for an engineer with broad skills in RF/microwave design with experience of designing sub-units mixed with analogue/digital electronics, programmable devices and MMIC technologies. If you have the enthusiasm and determination to succeed, then this could be the role for you.
-Design and develop RF/microwave circuits.
-Perform development test and integration activities on circuits and sub-assemblies in accordance with all relevant processes, standards and requirements.
-Produce and maintain test documentation associated with hardware, including specifications, development test schedules and test result sheets.
-Oversee the transition of development hardware into series production, including robustness testing and qualification testing.
-Perform technical investigations to provide data for problem assessment, design improvements and support development of solutions to technical issues.
Skills & Experience Required
-Essential to be degree qualified or equivalent with modules relating to RF, microwave or electronics.
-Essential to be able to build good working relationships with team members and external departments, suppliers and customers, acting as a team leader when required.
-Essential to have experience of product lifecycles from concept through to production.
-Essential be to be able to produce high quality written reports and presentations to internal and external customers.
-Desirable to have system requirements experience relating to hardware implementation including creating specifications for MMIC technologies to source from external suppliers.
-Position - RF/Microwave Design Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Hertfordshire
-Salary - £37000 - £45000 depending on experience
Key Words - RF, Radio Frequency, Design, Microwave, Circuits, Integration, Electronics, Digital, Analogue, Hardware, MMIC
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
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 role is a permanent position

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