Senior RF Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: : BBBH119624
Location: England, Surrey
Sector: Hardware / Firmware, Aerospace
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Date posted: 22/01/2018
Job Title: Senior RF Engineer
Salary: up to £50,000 p.a + benefits
An opportunity has arisen for a Senior RF Engineer to join a pioneering high technology firm in Surrey.
The successful candidate will be tasked with the full life cycle development of a range of RF focused products such as Antennas, Transmitters and Receivers to name but a few.
You will be involved in all aspects of the process from the architectural design through to assisting with technical procurement and testing.
Responsibilities for the position of Senior RF Engineer
*Top level RF system design
*Authoring of Development, Design, and Verification Plans and Design Description and Justification Files
*TCR subsystem analyses
*Liaise with mission system, mechanical, radiation and thermal engineers to specify TCR equipment environments.
*Help conduct supplier reviews and visit their sites when required both nationally and internationally
*RF module test and fault-find at bench level, environmental level (EMC and thermal vacuum testing)
*Maintain subsystem mass and power budgets.
*Liaison with mission systems engineers on interfaces and to make input to system level budgets.
*Complete regular reports to Management updating them on any budget and schedule changes and management of risks
*Support to project technical and programmatic meetings
*Support the wider team with the bid process
Requirements for the position of Senior RF Engineer
*Relevant Degree in Electronics with or focussing on RF/Microwave electronics
*Proven experience in RF/Microwave electronics is essential from a highly regulated industry such as Aerospace, Space or Defence
*Experience of link budget analysis is essential
*Have strong presentation and discussion skills
*Experience in analysis/test up to 30GHz would be an advantage
*Experience in the following areas would also be highly advantageous; Power Amplifier design, Antenna design, Software Radio design, EMC
If you are interested in the aforementioned Senior RF Engineer vacancy then please do submit a copy of your CV.
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