RF/Microwave Electronics Designer/Specialist

RF/Microwave Electronics Designer/Specialist

Job Title: RF/Microwave Electronics Designer/Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH17251_1628003151
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 03, 2021 16:05

Job Description

RF/Microwave Electronics Designer/Specialist
My client is looking for an experienced Microwave Electronics Designer to join the team based in Hertfordshire. As part of the Electronic Engineering function, you will be defining future strategies and roadmaps for RF/Microwave design solutions based on research and development activities in which you will also be actively involved.
The Role
-Your role will be to create, analyse and prototype designs that meet challenging customer requirement within the constraints of limited physical space and harsh operating environments.
-You will be managing all technical elements of the RF sub-systems, collaborating with other design disciplines and working alongside the Engineering Project Manager to ensure the 'On Time, On Cost, On Quality' delivery of the technical solution.
-Whilst the nature of the role is primarily technical, the successful candidate still need to evidence excellent communication skills and have the confidence and gravitas to work across the business with a variety of senior stakeholders to ensure successful delivery of challenging projects. In addition, knowledge sharing is key so there will be the many opportunities to assist in the coaching and development of less experienced engineers.
Skills & Experience required
-Architectures for medium to high power microwave transceivers, including catering for issues around full-concurrency operation.
-Microwave radio frequency planning analysis.
-Detailed modelling of link budgets and the derivation of top-level radio specs from these budgets.
-Able to root cause issues in the measurement results of prototype radio platforms and recommend/implement solutions.
-Practical application of radio sub-system building blocks, e.g. LNAs, Mixers, Filters, Synthesisers, HPA's etc., and how to apply them to a realisable radio, including temperature compensating biasing, power supply management, PCB layout and evaluation/testing of solutions.
-Use of RF test equipment and understanding of the limitations. Must be able to merge real world measurements and theoretical predictions together to refine outcomes.
-Position - Microwave Electronics Dsigner - Permanent
-Location - Hertfordshire
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Microwave, RF, Radio Frequency, Electronics, Designer, Design, Frequency, Modelling, Root Cause
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 is a Permanent Role

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