Production RF Test Engineer in Kirkland, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/26/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you looking for a company where you can not only use your current skills but have growth opportunities? Volt Workforce Solutions is seeking a skilled Production RF Test Engineer to be part of an amazing local company that is creating advanced 5G systems, platforms, applications. APPLY TODAY!


•Create engineering and design validation test solutions for our high-volume millimeter wave product.

•Draft automation software in Python to interact with units under test, test equipment, instrumentation, and documentation systems.

•Initiate root cause test failures to ensure issues are fully understood and to supply design recommendations for the product to increase reliability and yield.

•Liaison with electrical, antenna, software, mechanical, and manufacturing teams.


•Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or similar degree with a minimum of 5+ years relevant experience 

•Skilled with RF Test equipment (Signal Analyzers, Spectrum Analyzer, Vector Network Analyzers etc.) and measurement techniques

•High level background in programming languages (Python, C#) 

•4+ years of test automation experience

•Experience working in a manufacturing environment

•Prior background with analyzing electrical schematics to develop test plans, improve test coverage, and root cause issues.

•Debugging and troubleshooting skills, ability to isolate issues in complex scenarios

•Proven ability to work in a highly cross-functional role.

•Ability to support test station setup, troubleshooting, maintenance and calibration

•Process, verify, and analyze measured data; produce clear concise presentations and reports from the findings.

•Capability to deal with ambiguity and define test plans from variables.

•Ability to work in a fast paced and demanding startup atmosphere.

•Travel up to 20% of the time

Preferred Experience

•Understanding of Far/Near Field antenna measurements.

•Experience with Windows, several programming languages, data manipulation, and general problem solving.

•Familiarity with RF & microwave circuit design a huge plus. 

•Experience on embedded devices development.

•Prior background testing, troubleshooting, and debugging RF electronics (Wi-Fi routers, Bluetooth, phased arrays, modems, etc.).

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.