SC Cleared RF Test Engineer - Contract - £45 per hour Umbrella - Portsmouth/Remote

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Outline Job Profile

Reporting to Head of Test Systems and working within a team of test system specialists to develop and deliver RF test systems used during telecom satellite test phases.

After delivery, the systems require support.This may include test investigations, reporting evidence, attending customer meetings and working closely with other engineering teams within the team and the Telecoms Payload business, supporting technical aspects of Engineering and Test

The role requires the person to be self-motivated to work and manage their time efficiently to meet the project schedule dates.

Main Activities

  • Developing RF measurements from customer requirements
  • Developing RF test hardware and integration into existing test systems
  • Producing product documentation, technical and status reports

Qualifications and skills:

  • Experience making RF measurements using Network Analysers, Spectrum Analysers, Power Meters, Signal Generators and Arbitrary Waveform Generators with modulation techniques
  • Knowledge of satellite architecture and current RF test methods used within the satellite industry, including NPR, EVM and BER measurements.
  • Knowledge of product compliance including CE Marking
  • Knowledge of test instrumentation control (SCPI)
  • Have a working knowledge of other software tools and languages(XML, Subversion (SVN), MATLAB )
  • Team player able to integrate easily and quickly into existing AIT teams
  • Desirable - Experience of LabVIEW Programming, developing software for RF Test and Measurement
Start date
6-12 months +
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