RF Power Application Engineer

Location
Nijmegen
Salary
€40 - €55 per hour
Posted
27 Apr 2017
Closes
25 May 2017
Ref
JG/RF
Contact
Jack Gilbert
Specialist Area
RF & Microwave
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Working for an RF leader based in the Netherlands on a long-term contract to permenant solution.

RF Power Application Engineer - Nijmegen, Netherlands

Scope of work:

Interact with customer base and provide support at the highest possible level

* Provide direct support to designated customer projects with as end goal to secure the design win

* Design, build and test full TX line-ups, suitable for volume production

* Design, build, test of RF Power Application Circuits. This includes RF measurements under complex modulated signals and advanced measurement equipment, like Network Analyzer, Spectrum Analyzer and Vector Signal Analyzers

* Data collection, analysis and write final test report that includes simulation results and design approach, performance data, pc-board layout and BOM, as well as mechanical drawings

* Interact with our sales force as well as other global design centers

* Provide inputs for roadmap discussions

Key areas of responsibility:

* Being the key interface between customers and development teams

* Building and strengthening customer- and account team relations

* Taking full responsibility and accountability of customer support

* Ensuring fulfilling the expected specification of customer products

* Monitoring new innovative architecture developments of RF Energy

* Supporting product training of field sales team and distributors

* Competition awareness

Candidate Profile for working as an RF Power Application Engineer

* >5 years of relevant experience in RF design and/or application of high efficiency RF amplifiers

* In depth knowledge of high efficiency amplifier architectures and high power RF product design/characterization

* Solid experience with RF laboratory equipment and measurement techniques, including APD/DPD linearization systems

* Good understanding of RF modeling techniques and laboratory development software

* Excellent coordination skills to ensure successful design-in at the customer

* Knowledge of IC technology, LDMOS and GaN processes preferred

* Fluent in business English

* Customer focus

* Hands-on mentality & strong team player

* Excellent communication and leadership skills

* Driven professional with an innovative mindset

* Focused on result and time to market

skills: 5 years of relevant experience in RF design and/or application of high efficiency RF amplifiers > 5 years

skills: RF knowledge > 5 years

skills: application expert > 5 years

skills: customer focused > 5 years

skills: > 5 years

sector know-how: RF power semiconductors > 5 years