Senior RF Engineer

Cambridgeshire, England


Attractive Salary Package DOE + Benefits!


We are working with a leading technology company seeking a talented Senior RF Engineer with strong analogue and RF skills to accelerate the development of a novel photonic quantum networking solution. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a world-class team of scientists and engineers to design and develop cutting-edge electronic systems that manipulate quantum information at high speed. This role offers opportunities for blue-sky thinking and creative design. If you have a background in RF and high-frequency electronics and are eager to apply your skills to novel scientific applications, Please apply!

Responsibilities as a Senior RF Engineer:
  • Specify appropriate RF electronic components and equipment, including designing bespoke circuitry to meet performance, time, and cost constraints.
  • Perform design calculations and simulations.
  • Produce high-quality system diagrams, RF schematics, and PCB layouts.
  • Organise the manufacture of prototype systems.
  • Test, debug, and improve complex RF and optical setups.
  • Analyse experimental results.
  • Provide input to project timelines and budgets.
Requirements as a Senior RF Engineer:

Your Skills, Qualifications, and Experience:
  • Degree-level qualification in Electronics, Microwave, Physics, or a related subject.
  • Understanding of high-frequency, RF, microwave, and low-noise design techniques.
  • PCB Design experience.
  • Ability to apply knowledge to new and unfamiliar technologies.
  • Proficiency with a wide range of test and measurement equipment.
  • Ability to modify and repair PCBs with small surface-mount components.
  • High level of attention to detail to deliver designs that are right the first time.
Desirable (but not required):
  • Experience designing electronics for high-performance scientific applications.
  • Familiarity with optoelectronic devices such as semiconductor lasers and photodetectors.
  • Experience working as part of highly multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Proficiency with electromagnetic field modelling software.
  • Group Life Assurance (4x salary)
  • 1-month paid sabbatical after 4 years of service
  • IP Bonus Scheme
  • Generous Employee Referral Scheme
  • Private Medical and Dental Cover
  • On-site gym membership
  • Cycle scheme
  • Complimentary fruit and drinks in the office
  • Flexible working options
  • 28 days annual leave + UK Bank Holidays
  • Enhanced paid family leave policies
  • Time allocated for charity work
  • Access to local botanical gardens
Join this innovative team as a Senior RF Engineer and be at the forefront of revolutionising quantum networking technology. If you would like more information, please contact Zac Taylor at IC Resources!
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