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Senior RF Engineer

ID:  3928
Function:  Engineering

San Jose, CA, US

This is a highly visible technical position within LitePoint’s’ New product introduction/manufacturing technology departments, and to cross functional executive teams. Individual in this position is an extension of R&D who takes a lead role in defining the RF architecture for all testing in manufacturing as well as resolving difficult RF issues.


This position is responsible for:

  • Develop, review, and modify test algorithms and test plans for RF boards and system mfg. tests. Ensure that all RF mfg. tests are optimized for test coverage, performance, and efficiency. Ensure that sufficient verification is done on all qualifications of RF circuits/parts.
  • Represent Operations team when discussing RF performance & specification issues both internally as well as cross-functionally. Owns products manufacturing test coverage plan, documentation, and effective implementation. Maintain on-line documentation checking compliance of mfg. test limits to datasheet specifications.
  • Collaborate with R&D and marketing during the board, module, and system design to ensure successful knowledge transfer for manufacturing and field test tools development and to develop an effective test coverage against product specification and against the targeted application use cases.
  • Responsible for solving complex RF field and process issues. Mentor and guide for junior engineers. Hands on debugging on actual board and system hardware and related software as necessary.
  • Supports resolving difficult supply issues requiring in-depth technical knowhow.


Basic Qualifications & Skills

  • BS or MSEE with 10-15 years of progressive industry experience.
  • Seasoned RF engineer with RF board/system design experience, an in-depth understanding of RF test and measurement techniques, and hands-on lab experience.
  • Must have experience developing connectivity and cellular test solutions. Millimeter wave background highly desirable.
  • Must have experience working with manufacturing of RF products. Experience with the design & production of RF test and measurement products is a big plus.
  • Experience with. MATLAB, C, and Lab View SW Tools is a big plus.


A team player with tactful communication skills.

Candidate should be comfortable presenting to executive management. A persistent attention to detail, and a high level of comfort in working with both tactical and strategic activities.


Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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