Job Description:

  • Perform as a RF hardware engineer for various Trilliant wireless infrastructure products
  • Develop wireless hardware for new products as well as support sustaining engineering tasks on released products
  • Manage the release of hardware products from R&D to production readiness
  • Support automated test platform development for manufacturing
  • Provide technical assistance for internal and external customers as required
  • Interface with business development team in generating functional specifications

Required Skills:

  • 7+ years of related experience in communications related hardware development with an emphasis on RF design at the board level
  • Strong hands-on knowledge of RF test equipment (network analyzer, spectrum analyzer, power meter, vector signal analyzer, signal generator), circuitry, and layout
  • Good understanding of 802.11a/g/n, Zigbee, and cellular radio communications principles
  • Ability to understand, create, and edit schematics using Orcad or a similar software tools
  • Strong debug skills of analog and digital circuits at the PCB level
  • Familiarity with PCB design software, such as PADS or Allegro, and gerber viewing software
  • Excellent prototyping skills. Creative ability to assemble prototypes using small hand tools. Must be proficient at soldering SMT components and modifying existing PWA’s for debug and test purposes.
  • Experience working with Ethernet PHY and 802.3af PoE circuitry
  • Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Experience with vxWorks, embedded Linux, or other RTOS a plus
  • Knowledge of networking and internetworking concepts and technologies (Ethernet, OSI Layers, TCP/IP, packet inspection and analysis, application protocols)
  • Familiarity with FCC Part 15, EN60950, and ETSI certification testing
  • Past experience with antenna design is desirable

Personal Attributes:

  • Highly self-motivated, self-direct and attentive to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment
  • Strong time management skills with ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Must be willing to travel approximately 10% of the time to Canada and selected sites within the United States

Job position is full-time and is located in Redwood City, CA.