Senior RF Test Engineer

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: USA - USA USA
  • Date Posted: January 12, 2022

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    First Point Group are recruiting on behalf of a client, a leading edge technology industry, who are looking for a Senior RF Test Engineer.

    Job Description:

    • Test and characterization of RF components such as Power Amplifiers, LNA, Mixers and PLL.
    • Support bench-level tests and characterization of the hardware boards.
    • Work with test equipment such as Spectrum analyzer, Oscilloscope and Vector Network Analyzer.
    • Specify, design, and implement tests for functionality and behaviors of sub-systems.
    • Conduct OTA tests to calibrate and characterize the product for certification requirements.
    • Write Python scripts for test automation.
    • Conduct link budget calculations for the RF system.
    • Work closely with systems, software and test teams to develop test/test apps at device, unit and system levels.
    • Prepare technical analysis/reviews and recommend engineering methods and processes required to meet design objectives on new or improved products and/or processes.
    • Test development, troubleshooting and problem resolution.
    • Evaluate and monitor manufacturing and test data to identify defect trends and working with process and manufacturing engineering to resolve any issue.
    • You will be called upon to Work with internal and external stakeholders in defining design targets and executing on deliverables
    • Interface with design, test, mechanical, firmware and software teams.

    Desired Experience:

    • Education: BS or MS in Electrical engineering.
    • RF, analog and/or digital knowledge is a must.
    • Demonstrated Hands on experience using test equipment such as Spectrum Analyzer, Network Analyzer, Oscilloscope, RF power meter etc.
    • Familiarity with basic Python and C coding skills for test automation is a plus.
    • Requires Lab and hands-on debugging skills.
    • Good understanding of RF power amplifiers, RF filters, Antennas, LNA and PLL.
    • Ability to independently read and understand electrical schematics; hardware (system/board) bring-up.
    • Team player, work independently with minimum supervision.
    • Attention to details and follow-through.
    • Verbal and written communication skill.