RF Test / Product Engineer Needed by e2v

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RF Test / Product Engineer

May 25, 2016

Job Title: RF Test / Product Engineer

Position Location: Milpitas, California

General Purpose/Objectives:

RF Test / Product Engineer Needed by e2v - RF Cafee2v is looking for an RF Test / Product Engineer that will support high performance RF IC products and Broad Band Data Converters. This position will develop the test programs, analyse and optimize RF device types such as switches, mixers, PLLs, DSA, and prescalers in challenging environments for defense an space systems. High speed data converters with industry leading performance will also be a key focus. The position will also require the candidate to take the lead role in assessing and understanding Aerospace and Defense Electronics customers’ system requirements and provide guidance to the R&D teams to develop successful semiconductor products. This position provides a unique opportunity to support current and new cutting edge technology that supports some of our nation’s fundamental defense programs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the designers to characterize the new designs.
  • Develop the new test programs for the new products or existing products.
  • Support production in term of trouble shooting if there is any issue with the existing test programs.
  • Production and RMA Failure analysis.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS degree or equivalent with 5+ years of relevant industry experience with a strong background in analog/mixed signal product development
  • Must be able to work independently with limited supervision
  • Working knowledge with IC development (have worked with a semiconductor supplier to define a new product and take it to system level production)
  • In-depth knowledge of a broad number of topics with expertise in data converters (ADCs, DACs), but also ability to support analog signal conditioning, digital signal chain building blocks such as FPGA / DSP programming, power management and PCB layout / schematics
  • Familiarity with Military/DoD programs, systems and processes
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and organizational skills to work with clients, team members, and management staff, including both DOD civilian and contractor personnel.

Specific Skills and Competencies

  • RF and data converter application experience
  • Ability to sense/capture customer requirements (active listening)
  • Leadership, ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority
  • Excellent verbal and technical writing communication skill
  • Strong interpersonal and team work skills
  • Good planning, organization and time management skills. Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet established deadlines.
  • Results orientation (accountability, planning for results)
  • Ability to analyze, interpret and present data and facts in a synthetic manner

Specific Requirements

  • U.S. citizenship and fluency in English
  • A valid US passport
  • An active or re-activatible DoD security clearance, or no known barriers to obtaining a first time security clearance

About e2v

Our innovations lead developments in communications, automation, discovery, healthcare and the environment.

We offer: RF Power solutions for: defense electronic countermeasures, Radar systems, Stellar satellite communications amplifiers, and missile control safety & arming devices Imaging solutions, including CCD & CMOS sensors and cameras, for space and earth observation imaging, and machine imaging. Semiconductor solutions for aerospace & defense, space and industrial markets requiring: lifecycle management, hi-rel microprocessors, high-speed data converters, high-reliability ICs with lifetime continuity of supply, manufacturing, assembly and test services.

We employ approximately 1,650 people across 10 countries in Europe, America and Asia, have annual sales of £220m, and are listed on the London Stock Exchange.


Tina Nordsell
Sr. HR Business Partner
North America
e2v inc
765 Sycamore Drive
Milpitas, California 95035
Office: +1 408 585 7153
Mobile: +1 408 234 8893
Web: www.e2v-us.com



Posted July 26, 2016