Randstad RF Systems Engineer in Fairport, New York
RF Systems Engineer
Monday, October 17, 2016
RF System Engineer, Rochester, New York
Responsible for system design for embedded products covering multiple disciplines but focused primarily in the area of RF, signal processing and wireless system design.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Key technical interface with potential customers to promote consulting project services
Responsible to solicit and document use cases and requirements from newly engaged customers
The interface between sales and engineering to drive cost and schedule estimates for new products
Analyzing, documenting, and communicating system tradeoffs for new product development
Performing system design tasks for new products such as architecture selection
RF system design: Link budget analysis, cascade analysis, signal processing, etc.
Analog circuit design: Opamps, BJTs, FETs, diodes, analog signal conditioning
RF design simulations using Matlab or other RF system design tools
Technical leadership of product development from requirements through production
Designing digital systems with microprocessor, FPGA, DSP and standards based wireless electronics
Mentor junior level embedded engineers.
Education and Prior Work Experience:
BS EE, MS
7+ years of experience in System Engineering and RF development
Specialized Skills and Knowledge:
Digital communications and RF systems experience, including link margin / system gain analysis, MAC layer, Data Link, Layer 2, Logical Link Control
Hardware design of embedded systems (Schematics, PCBs, etc.)
Matlab and other RF simulator tools
Understanding of RF circuit design (cascades, mixing, amplifiers, filtering, oscillators, etc.)
Experience using oscilloscopes, signal generators, network analyzers, VSAs and spectrum analyzers
Understanding of nonlinear circuits, measurements, and simulation techniques
Digital Signal Processing (sampling, filtering, mixing, Fourier analysis, etc.)
Digital design experience (processors, DSPs, FPGAs, etc.)
Strong communication skills required
Technical leadership skills required
Creation of technical whitepapers
Some travel may be required.