- Computer networking
- Surface mount technology
Sanmina Corporation (Nasdaq: SANM) is a leading integrated manufacturing solutions provider serving the fastest-growing segments of the global Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) market. Recognized as a technology leader, Sanmina Corporation provides end-to-end manufacturing solutions, delivering superior quality and support to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) primarily in the communications networks, defense and aerospace, industrial and semiconductor systems, medical, multimedia, computing and storage, automotive and clean technology sectors. Sanmina Corporation has facilities strategically located in key regions throughout the world.
Sr. RF Engineer Lead
The design engineering group provides complete end-to-end product development solutions to a variety of customers. These product solutions include development of test and measurement modules, 4&5G macro cell frequency variants, optical modules, etc. The team delivers product solutions from concept definition through to volume manufacturing.
The design team is seeking a Sr. RF Engineer leader. Responsibilities include the execution of complex RF, radio and electro optical systems design. The candidate will be expected collaborate with a cross function product development team to deliver products from concept through to manufacturing.
Nature of Duties:
Act as lead technical authority on RF product developments
Collaborate with project management to coordinate development team’s activities and manage project schedule
Participate in technical discussions with customer’s technical team to review project status and design solutions
Provide detailed design of RF systems and circuits for a broad range frequency to up 60GHz
Characterize RF components including power amplifiers, mixers, PLLs and switches
Develop verification test plans and execute the tests
Execute schematic capture and support PCB layout of RF circuits
Perform cascaded analysis and system link budgeting for RF systems
Perform RF transition designs for high frequency interconnections
Develop antenna designs for millimeter wave applications
Write software scripts to automate repetitive aspects of verification testing and data analysis
Support SMT builds, monitor yields and develop solutions to improve quality
As part of integrated product development team, participate in every phase of product development, including requirements definition, architecture, component selection, detailed implementation, integration and test.
Work within interdisciplinary engineering team to develop high end RF product solutions in line with customer needs.
Education and Experience:
Relevant degree in engineering
>12 years of related industry experience
Expert level experience related to the development of 4&5G macro-cell remote radios
Expert level experience with simulation tools HyperLynx, HFSS, ADS, Momentum, Genesys
Experience with capture tools such as Mentor and Cadence
Expert level experience with radio parametric testing such as EVM, ACLR, sensitivity, etc.
Expert level experience with network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, and phase noise analysis tools
Programming experience in Matlab, C++, Python an asset
Sanmina is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity