IC Resources Ltd

IC Design Manager - RF/MMIC

South East England
Competitive salary
29 Jan 2018
26 Feb 2018
Leon Morrison
Job Function
Design, Management
Contract Type
Full Time

IC Design Manager - RF/MMIC

This is a new Engineering Management position that has just arisen in the Thames Valley UK for a successful company working on next generation wireless communication technology for 5G.

In this position you will be responsible for leading a team of 4-6 design RF and MMIC Design engineers. You will be responsible for supporting products during the entire product life cycle from product definition through to product release. A significant proportion of your time will be spent on Project management and resource planning and 10-20% of the time you will be contributing to technical leadership on designs.

Responsibilities include:

  • Lead and maintain an efficient and technically proficient team required to complete product development goals
  • Manage team resources and schedules, career development of team members, setting goals and conduct performance reviews, provide orientation and training
  • Project Management: Monitor status of projects and deliver clear depiction of status
  • Allocate resources to meet business and project needs.
  • Manage RFIC design chip leads and coordinate cross-functional teams including; test engineering, product engineering, modeling, technology, characterisation, program management and quality engineers.
  • Implement development flows and best practices to improve development.
  • Enable the team to achieve set tasks and promote their career development.

Technical experience is required in some or all of the following:

  • RF or MMIC IC design in CMOS
  • Experience and knowledge of RFIC circuit blocks including switches , attenuators, phase shifters, power limiters, power amplifiers , mixers, LNAs, PLLs.
  • Analog IC design including bandgap voltage references, low-drop out voltage regulators, operational amplifiers.
  • Understanding of non-linear effects in transistors.
  • Experience in high frequency 10GHz+ circuit design.
  • Understanding of High Frequency EM simulation tool, HFSS, momentum.
  • Knowledge of Analog Mixed signal verification flow and methodology.

Industry degree qualified the successful IC Design Manager will have a minimum of 8 years experience in RF/MMIC or an Analog IC product development with project management experience of at least 2 years. You will also have proven experience in people management/team leadership.

The ability to manage development schedules and achieve milestones is essential as well as excellent people and management skills.

Contact Leon at IC Resources today to apply and find out more.