RF Test Expert Engineer

RF Test Expert Engineer

Job Title: RF Test Expert Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 01/01/20
Reference: 896989_1603959379
Contact Name: Lauren Byrne
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 29, 2020 08:16

Job Description

Our client based in Portsmouth is looking for a RF Test Engineer to join their team on a contract basis for 6 months. Please note, you must be able to obtain SC clearance for this position.

The RF Test Expert Engineer is responsible for leading Test Development Engineers for test systems architectural development. As a systems specialist, this position will be responsible for test system hardware and software activities related to the design & development of systems with test & simulation capability, to test & validate the company's analogue & digital based payloads.

Key Responsibilities
*Perform hardware & software development tasks.
*Manage the Engineering Teams technical solution compliant to the Architectural design.
*Manage, produce and maintain Requirements, Design, Integration, Validation & Implementation.
*Apply the processes for Test Requirements, Specifications, Reviews and Delivery.
*Support Deployment of Simulation, Equipment and Payload Testing.

Skills Required
*Solid and proven experience in RF / Microwave electronics.
*Requirements management, Systems Engineering, Design & Development of Test Systems having worked on RF, Microwave & Digital type designs.
*Test Engineering 'hands on' and leadership role within a communications development or manufacturing environment.
*Design and manufacture of RF test equipment.
*Baseband, RF & Microwave Architecture & Detailed Design.

Desirable Skills
*Project management & provision of requirements capture, proposals, planning, estimating, reports and presentation.
*Systems Architecture hardware & software design, validation and implementation.
*Test Strategy design, development and implementation Test/Development/Techniques/Disciplines in Microwave, RF, Baseband, Analogue & Digital Communications.
*Measurement method design, development, implementation, validation and delivery.
*Measurement Uncertainty Analysis and understanding to international standards.
*Measurement Instrumentation selection trade-off, system integration and implementation.
*Understanding of test software including National Instruments LabVIEW or equivalent.
*Good basic hardware & software RF, Digital & Control interface understanding.
*Honours Degree or equivalent in an RF, Microwave, Digital or Electronics Engineering subject with Systems Engineering & Project Management modules.

Other Information
Contract role
Location: Portsmouth
SC clearance

Please Note: 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.

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