RF Engineer (San Jose, CA)

Industry: Radio Frequency

Reference: BH-187-1

Location: San Jose, United States

Salary: Competitive

Employment type: Permanent

Head Of Desk Jaimie Javier

Phone +44 (0) 203 9 606393

Email [email protected]

Job description

RF Engineer

San Jose, California


We’re looking for an open-minded, talented RF Engineer to be part of a fast-growing company focusing on connected products within consumer electronics and IoT devices in San Jose, California.

As an RF Engineer, you will actively participate in development of Radio Frequency hardware and new wireless systems for consumer electronics.  You will work with our clients on the latest technologies and systems with the aim of pushing the boundaries and creating state of the art products. The role requires expert technical communication with cross functional teams across design, electrical and firmware engineers. You will be responsible for RF system design, work with partnerships and supply chain to drive new technologies from proof of concept through integration into products for mass production. Excellent technical understanding of consumer electronics and wireless technology is required and based on the very tight collaboration with other disciplines and stakeholders’ strong social skills are essential.

Key Responsibilities And Activities Include
  • Responsible for RF system implementation throughout a product design cycle

  • Responsible for part selection, prototyping, factory bring up and lab bench debug and root cause

  • Work with internal cross-functional team and external JDM/CM to successfully bring wireless product to market

  • Perform multi-radio coexistence mitigation (including RF link budget planning and issue debugging)

  • Optimize RF conducted and OTA performance by simulation and lab validation

  • Support EMI/EMC troubleshooting and validation

  • Domestic/international travel to achieve program milestones

Education And Experience Requirements
  • BSEE or higher, or related engineering field

  • 5-10+ years of industry experience

  • Solid LTE development background

  • Experience with WiFi, BT, GPS and Cellular RF implementation

  • Experience with RF front-end and SoC Schematic, Layout Capture and Board Bring Up

  • Work experience with RF lab equipment for device characterization and component/system performance validation

  • Experience with RF circuit and EM simulation software

  • Knowledge of RF/wireless system architecture and WiFi/BT/Cellular protocol

  • Understanding of Digital Communication/Signal Processing

  • Experience in Schematic Capture and PCB Layout using Cadence Tool

  • Familiar with regulatory requirements (FCC, CE, etc.)

Features & Benefits
  • Friendly and professional office environment

  • Competitive salaries and benefits

  • Very stable company and good product range

We are committed to submitting suitable candidates for this vacancy to our client ASAP, for more information contact Georgie at PER Recruitment or send your CV at [email protected]