Senior Validation Engineer (RF) - Nijmegen, Netherlands

  • Sector: ConSol UK Semiconductors & Embedded Systems
  • Contact: Jamie Jenkins
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  • Duration: 6 months +
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Location: Nijmegen
  • Salary: €50 - €70 per hour
  • Expiry Date: 26 January 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH367422_1642678362

Senior Validation Engineer

Nijmegen, Netherlands

Initial 6 month contract + extensions

ASAP start

For our Validation team, in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, we are looking for a highly motivated and experienced SENIOR VALIDATION ENGINEER to join our team.

You will be part of the Business Line product development team of 100+ people including RF IC architects, Design Engineers, Validation Engineers, Quality, Industrial, Test, Product Engineers and Project leaders. Our mission is to capture major trends in LTE, 5G and WLAN through RF Integration without compromise. We are positioned very well in the Wireless LAN Front End IC market, and we serve all major SoC Platforms and Customers worldwide. We drive our Silicon Germanium technology in the sweet spot of a demand explosion driven by major market trends in 5G, characterized by the transition to higher RF performance and higher frequency bands.

Key Area of Responsibilities

* Discuss with validation lead, product architect and design engineer how a product requirement should be validated. This includes test cases, hardware configuration, specifications and limitations
* Define, implement and fully release validation test set-up both hardware and software required to cover product specifications
* Provide clear analysis and conclusions on the compliancy of the product against the defined requirements
* Ensure all assigned Validation Deliverables meet acceptance criteria
* Contribute in the Product Validation Roadmap and Way of Working Improvement

To ensure your successful performance in this role, the following is desired

* Bachelor or Master Degree in Electrical Engineering
* At least 3+ years of hands on experience in a RF environment, preferably with high power amplifier testing knowledge (ex Loadpull)
* Strong RF Testing Knowledge and understands interactions of product specifications vs RF equipment capabilities
* Comprehensive understanding & application of RF theory
* Test Automation Development experience in Labview is an advantage

Furthermore, you are

* Eager to learn and Self Starting Nature
* Structured and analytical working method
* An enthusiastic team worker and good communication skills
* Strong team player, capable of handling technical discussions