Senior RF Test Engineer required by growing semiconductor multinational in Cork. The successful candidate will Test and troubleshoot RF devices and modules for global markets.  


  • Design, develop and assemble automated test solutions for RF products using RF Signal Sources, Spectrum Analyzers, Network Analyzers and other test equipment
  • Develop and debug instrument driver software and test methods to support automated testing
  • Develop system calibration procedures and software to perform system calibration
  • Analyze collected data using JMP and Excel and assemble the data into presentable formats for different applications
  • Perform On-Wafer RF and DC characterization of devices as required using either an automated or manual probe station
  • Support Design Engineers and Product Engineers in the development of production test plans
  • Support Manufacturing Test in debugging problems with test equipment or fixtures
  • Support Product Engineers in analysis of yield and/or product performance issue during testing


  • BSEE or related degree in Engineering or Physics

  • 5 years minimum experience in RF Test, NPI and engineering-to-production transitions for RF/Microwave products

  • Strong background and hands on experience in RF testing including S-parameters, noise, linearity, and power testing

  • Requires hands on approach to solving problems including working in the lab to debug test circuits, measurement issues, and perform custom RF testing

  • Experience in developing and deploying automated test solutions

  • Experience with Microsoft Studio Visual Basic or C#

  • Strong communication and presentation skills

  • Must be able to instinctively use scientific methods to quickly troubleshoot complex multi-dimensional problems

  • Must possess excellent math skills and knowledge of statistics

  • Must be analytical, organized, detail-oriented and self-directed


  • Experience with both Packaged test and Circuit Probe is preferred
  • Experience with millimeter wave devices a plus
  • Experience in test bench setup, troubleshooting and maintenance is beneficial

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