Senior RF Engineer

Senior RF Engineer

Job Title: Senior RF Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Loudwater, Buckinghamshire
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 893513_1501490019
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 31, 2017 09:33

Job Description

Senior RF Engineer
Your Experience as a Senior RF Engineer would add immediate value to this international company leading the way in the Defence, Aerospace, Land, Maritime and Nuclear sectors. If you are looking to take the next step in your career this is a perfect opportunity for you.
The Senior RF Engineer will work within specialised teams, each with up to ten Engineers of various disciplines, furnishing expert RF knowledge for projects that are typically several million pounds in value. Each project is likely to last for some years, from quotation until completion of production and the Senior RF Engineer will contribute expertise at each stage.
-Responsible for the design, development and support our RF products.
-Has a variety of engineering methods and techniques; applies and adapts these as necessary to create solutions.
-Accurately estimates work of self and others; identifies cost-effective solutions in terms of both development time and materials; delivers predictably and increases team's ability to do the same.
-Seeks input from peers and manager as required; ensures that work has been reviewed to a suitable level.
-Present proposals clearly and constructively debates input from others.
-Provides technical leadership within the team; shares knowledge willingly.
-Coaches and mentors less experienced engineers on an informal basis.

Skills and experience

-Is proficient in full life cycle of RF development; adheres to strict engineering design processes.
-Is proficient in RF system design, for example designing a Line-Of-Sight digital data link
-Understands the trade-offs that need to be made
-Can select suitable modules from which to build the system
-Proficient in component-level design of RF modules, for example:
RF power amplifier design up to microwave frequencies
RF synthesiser design
Familiarity with RF design tools (e.g Keysight ADS)
Low-noise amplifier design
Receiver design

-Position - Senior RF Engineer (Permanent) x2
-Location - Farnborough and Greenford
-Salary - £38000 - £48000

Key Words - Electronics, Engineer, RF, Design, Development, Life Cycle, Support, Physics, Natural Sciences

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

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.