Senior RF Design Engineer - Dublin

  • UCA Consulting
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Aug 15, 2016
Full time I.T. & Communications

Job Description

Senior RF Design Engineer - Dublin
€70,000 - €75,000 + Excellent Benefits
Keywords: RF, Analog, LNA, PA, VCO, Mixers, CMOS, Cadence, ADT
A Senior RF Design Engineer is sought for a required for leading technology company in Dublin.
Responsibilities include:

  • Design, Implementation & Verification of RF / Analog blocks / subsystems up to 10 GHz and contribute to the design of evaluation systems, test harnesses, IC test boards etc.
  • Works as part of a cross-functional team to deliver the next generation products from concept to volume production
  • Supports concurrent engineering activities to ensure on-going production of quality products with high yield
  • Design, verify and document RF / Analog blocks  /subsystems (e.g. LNA’s, PA’s, VCO’s, mixers), up to an operating frequency of 10GHz, using industry standard tools and design flows
  • Work with IC Layout Design Engineers to optimise design and layout
  • Create the necessary design and product documentation and host design reviews
  • Characterise prototypes, developing test specifications and coordinate with test/product engineering to drive product releases
  • Contribute to the development of the IC production test programme for RF blocks
  • Actively participate in silicon bring-up and characterisation testing
  • Support silicon debug activities such as FIB edits and metal revisions

Skills Sought:

  • Proven RF CMOS track record in volume production
  • Experience in LNA’s, PA’s, VCO’s and mixers design
  • In depth knowledge of complete IC Design Flow: Analog IC Architecture Design and Modelling; IP Evaluation and Selection, Analog/Digital partitioning in mixed-signal systems

Knowledge of:

  • High frequency CMOS RF design up to 10GHz
  • High frequency CMOS analog design up to 2GHz preferred
  • Low power IC design techniques
  • Design in CMOS 90nm or less nodes
  • Good working knowledge of Cadence suite of Analog design tools
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work on own initiative to come up with innovative solutions
  • At least 5 years of experience in relevant product development



70000 - 75000