New Job Opportunity: Test System Developer for Wireless Technologies – 6831

New Job Opportunity: Test System Developer for Wireless Technologies – Southern California

Contact: Steve Eddington     Ref: 6831

Position Summary:

We are looking for an experienced RF Test System Development Engineer to support our “Systems House” business unit in developing and maintaining:

  • RF and Protocol Test Systems for Wireless Technologies (Bluetooth, W-CDMA, LTE, CDMA2000) and other areas
  • Our existing Bluetooth RF Conformance Test System – “InterLab Bluetooth RF Test Solution”

Requirements:

  • Manage Projects for Test System development and maintenance
  • Create and document Test System concepts: requirements, use cases, interfaces, measurement techniques, signaling
  • Coordinate the software framework development with software engineers
  • Define and verify Test System measurement concepts
  • Design Test Case Implementations
  • Create instrument / hardware drivers
  • Debug device interface issues
  • Maintain and develop test automation concepts
  • Design RF switching units
  • Represent the company in technical forums related to testing concepts, test requirements and test implementation details
  • Provide 2nd line support to customer support engineers

Experience and university education in high-frequency (RF) engineering combined with .NET software development job experience would represent the ideal background for this job. Previous employment with a test system / measurement instrument manufacturer would be a big plus. Additional knowledge of Bluetooth and GSM type signaling protocols would complement the requirements.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills, self motivated and ability to work independently, creative solutions provider, and the ability to interact constructively with team members are essential for the successful candidate.

Searching for a high energy individual, willing to work hard and do what it takes to get the job done.

Education and Experience:

  • Minimum of a BS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • High-frequency measurement expert with experience in wireless communication technologies (Bluetooth, GSM, etc.)
  • Expert user of RF instruments, e.g. Spectrum Analyzer, Power Meter, Signal Generator, Signaling Units, RF Switching Units, Network Analyzer, Fading Simulator
  • Experience with communication protocols like GPIB, RS-232, USB, TCP/IP
  • Solid development experience on Windows platform (Windows desktop applications)
  • At least 3 years working with Microsoft .NET, C#, VB.NET (Visual Studio)
  • Knowledge of SQL, Winforms
  • Experience with XML/XSL/XSD and regular expression
  • Knowledge of wireless communication standards (Bluetooth, GSM) on protocol level is a big plus
  • Familiarity with Agile development is a plus

Skills:

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to communicate effectively and approach problems proactively
  • Very strong technical foundation and the ability to collaborate well with others
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Well organized, with a strong desire to document accurately
  • High-energy, self-motivated, creative engineer
  • Ability to problem solve independently through creative and analytical thinking
  • Ability to grasp new technologies & react to changes in a fast-paced environment
  • May require some travel to install and deploy systems internationally

Compensation: Based on Experience