RF PA Designer

Cambridgeshire, England


Great Salary Package + Benefits!


We're currently working with an innovative, Cambridge based Telecommunications company seeking a skilled RF PA Designer to join their dynamic hardware development team.

In this role, you'll play a key part in integrating Power Amplifiers (PA’s), interstage matching networks, and integrated filters on a Multi-Chip Module. Your responsibilities will include RF circuit design, running simulations, and utilising 3D sim tools for layout simulations.

Responsibilities as the RF PA Designer:
  • Collaborate with internal and external IC design teams on integrated digital tunable capacitors, Power Amplifiers, Low Noise Amplifiers, RF switches, RF couplers, etc.
  • Integrate Power Amplifier design blocks on multi-chip modules, ensuring low loss and high performance.
  • Develop interstage matching networks and optimise layouts and integrated passives.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, innovative start/scale-up environment.
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with cross-functional team members.
  • Document and share results and other work.
Requirements for the RF PA Designer:
  • Significant experience in specifying and integrating multi-band Power Amplifiers and designing matching networks.
  • Knowledge of low noise, high-efficiency, high linearity design techniques for 4G/5G RF front-end modules.
  • Expertise in RF fundamentals, impedance matching, Smith charts, passive RLC, filter designs, linearity, harmonics, etc.
  • Proficient in using simulation and layout tools like ADS, Microwave Office, etc.
  • Familiarity with RF test equipment and measurements (Noise Meters, VNA, Spectrum Analyser).
  • Experience with tunable/re configurable RF circuits is a plus.
  • Competitive Salary.
  • Pension contribution.
  • Company Share option scheme.
  • Recruitment referral bonus.
  • Regular social events, including weekly company lunches.
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays.
If you're interested in hearing more about this role as an RF PA Designer, please contact Zac Taylor.
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