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RF Design Engineers are radio frequency experts usually working for industrial or military clients. Their duties include designing radio frequency systems and circuits, using power amplifiers, discussing requirements with clients, developing customized radio frequency solutions and test procedures, and taking part in product development processes. Based on our collection of resume samples, these professional should demonstrate RF engineering expertise, problem solving orientation, communication skills, attention to details, and creativity. The ideal candidate mentions in his or her resume a college degree in a relevant engineering discipline.

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RF Design Engineer

Completed the full design cycle from requirements to manufacturing for the transmitter on a Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT) handset and base, a 1.9 GHz TDMA cordless phone system. Also system test and troubleshooting on US PCS CDMA mobiles.

  • Completed design and test of driver and power amplifiers, discrete harmonic filter and transmit/receive switch that complied with the ETSI TBR-6 spec and passed type approvals.
  • Constructed and calibrated an RF emissions system that was essential in measuring, correlating, and correcting out-of-spec emissions for type approvals.
  • Improved radiated emissions in the handset and base through targeting problem areas, redesigning circuits, and changing circuit layout to achieve type approval.
  • Involved in final system performance optimization in multiple areas- VCO pull issue, range analysis, voice quality performance.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
2

RF Design Engineer

The position required a direct involvement in the design and development of space-grade RF transceivers for satellite communications.

  • Developed product concepts alongside business development to secure contracts worth $3-$5M.
  • Conducted RF system link-budget analyses and designed baseband blocks using ADS and Momentum.
  • Troubleshot prototype boards and recommended design changes to achieve compliance with system specifications.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Engineering And Management
3

RF Design Engineer (umts), ATT, Tulsa-ok

Worked on Tulsa second carrier overlay (1900 on 850) design as a part of ATT UMTS expansion

  • Generated focus and computation zones, Traffic Maps, verified RFDS submitted by the market and with the existing ATOLL database
  • Ran path loss, Monte-Carlo Simulations' and all the predictions needed for the ATT design review
  • Optimized UMTS 1900 network for scaled Traffic by changing the EDT, MDT, reducing Pilot Pollution and improving Ec/Io to meet the design KPI's in ATOLL
  • Prepared PSC Plan and created Neighbor lists (IRAT, IFHO) for optimizing UMTS 1900 network
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
4
months
at this job
MS
Electrical Engineering
Engineering
4

Sr. RF Design Engineer

Design, product development, and production support of two-way mobile and base-station radio products

  • Designed and evaluated complex PLLs that support both analog and digital modulation
  • Prototyped and integrated RX, TX and PLL circuits for new radio
  • Performed root cause analysis in modulation fidelity, spurious rejection, audio distortion, and base station power supply performance issues
  • Performed transceiver design qualification per TIA standard and EF Johnson specifications
  • Developed automated data -processing applications with Visual Basic for Excel
  • Reviewed and corrected improper production test methodologies
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
Bsee
Electronics Technology
Msee
5

RF Design Engineer and Network System Administrator

Created databases and data reports in Microsoft Access.

  • Installed and maintained Windows NT Server 4.0 in legal and engineering environment.
  • Developed Access database solutions to store and retrieve site information about potential and acquired tower locations for cellular systems.
  • Responsible for a computer budget of up to $25,000 for computer purchases, upgrades, new software, and software updates after completing a hardware / software life cycle cost analysis.
  • Designed a program in Visual Basic for Applications for calculating and formatting over 25 monthly sales reports in Excel for ADP.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
6

RF Design Engineer

  • Led the Design Team for the R&D of VI Detector Board RF Current and Voltage to improve Tuning Speed of Impedance Matching Unit
  • Contributed to the Cost Reduction Project for TS/TX Series RF Generators that resulted in 20% reduction of Production Cost
  • Conducted stress testing for RF Components to ensure robust design and development
  • Skilled in using Vector Network Analyzer, Oscilloscopes, Impedance Analyzer, Signal Generator, Curve Tracers, LCR Meters and other Tektronix/Agilent equipment
  • Provided Technical Liaison with Adtec USA and Europe biweekly
  • Designed various Test Loads Dynamic Dummy Load for Design and Production Teams
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
7

Senior RF Design Engineer

Managed the startup of new contract sites for RF services nationwide (Phase I deployments). Coordinated with local utility personnel, electrical contractors and CellNet personnel for the initial deployment of field equipment

  • Trained local RF technicians on the use of RF propagation evaluation equipment and survey practices
  • Ensured adherence to standard procedures for RF path verification before and during base station installation
  • Provided rigorous analytical support in defining deployment strategies for CellNet's proposal pricing process. Developed an understanding of what drives the estimates of infrastructure requirements, continually refined the accuracy of these estimates, and developed new and improved tools to support this estimation function
  • Oversaw the LAN planning and installation. Directed the RF technicians in the execution of the LAN plan. Conducted post-installation evaluation of the WAN and LAN performance and corrected problems as they were discovered
  • Troubleshoot and corrected any RF path problems on the WAN and LAN
  • Assisted in creating processes and standard operating procedures that enhance the effectiveness of the field personnel to deploy network
  • Filled-in for RF Services manager when require
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BE
Electrical
8

Sr. RF Design Engineer

Involved in Design and development of 6GHz, 11GHz and 15GHz transceivers

  • Successfully transferred products to manufacturing
  • Developed prototype circuits and performed Design Verification Tests (DVT) on final products
  • Initiated cost reduction plan and presented to the management
  • Generated design documents and test reports
  • Evaluated LDMOS transistors, Phase Loop Lock circuits and Voltage Controlled Oscillators
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
MS
Power And System Engineering
9

RF Design Engineer

  • Successfully designed, developed, and tested a low cost fusion-bonded multilayer antenna element for use in a land-based radar. The element saved the program over $10M per system.
  • Reviewed and approved layouts, drawings and acceptance testing procedure (ATP) for the element.
  • Generated build-to-print specifications for the element.
  • Conducted significant 3D modeling of performance impacts due to changes required by the manufacturer.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
MS
Electrical Engineering
10

RF Design Engineer

  • Assisted in the design of a SiGe BiCMOS LNA using Cadence SpectreRF. Tested and characterized the LNA's S-Parameter, noise figure, IIP3, gain performance up to 18GHz using network, spectrum and noise figure analyzers. Performed signal integrity analysis on device packages using Time Domain Reflectometry measurements.
  • Researched and designed a UWB front-end receiver incorporating a low noise amp and microstrip filter. Investigated GaAs, pHEMT and MMIC devices for use in the LNA section.
  • Designed a 1.8GHz PLL. Performed detailed phase noise and jitter timing analysis. Used MathCAD to calculate the phase noise Allen Variance.
  • Used Zeland's IE3D EM tool to simulate IC package and board layout effects.
  • Schematic capture and board layout using PADS and P-CAD.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MA
Rf And Microwave Engineering
MA
Business Administration

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