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Radio Integration Lead Hardware

Req ID: J2294074

  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Category Design Services Group
  • Posted Tuesday, December 14, 2021
  • Time Type Full time
  • Job Type Permanent Employee

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY

  • Contribute to the delivery of highly complex 5G Radio products. The successful candidate will join a well-resourced and highly motivated Radio Development Team, based out of the Jabil Canada Lab and focused on the challenging task of 5G NR Radio unit development.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • HW Radio Integrator for Jabil’s Ottawa based RF Development Team, integrating Jabil’s in-house designed 5G NR radio products.
  • Analyze new Radio unit design and identify system performance requirements.
  • Work with product management to plan radio integration activities.
  • Interpret Jabil HW Requirements, 3GPP Standards and Radio Regulatory requirements.
  • Integrate various building blocks of remote radio head: Transmitter, Receiver, Power Amplifier, Filter unit.
  • Work with software and firmware teams to perform initial radio unit “bring-up”.
  • Troubleshoot issues as they arise. Work with Hardware, Software, and Firmware teams to identify root causes.
  • Measure and optimize radio RF performance.
  • Assist in preparation of lab environment and test automation tools.
  • Work closely with the HW Design Teams and Manufacturing Test Teams to optimize the product design and ease the product transfer to manufacturing.
  • Contribute to Technical Documentation as required.
  • Highly experienced with standard RF test equipment (PNA-X, Spectrum Analyzers, Signal Generators, Scopes etc).
  • Working knowledge of Linux and Python.
  • Automation experience with RF test equipment using Python.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS

TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

  • Detailed knowledge (with moderate complexity) of Industry or specific sector, regulatory and safety standards.
  • Broad knowledge developing high complexity projects that have required one of more of Electical Engineering Design specializations or competencies:Power supply Theory, Digital theory, Analog theory, RF Design, etc.
  • Detailed knowledge and use of key development tools and design standards: Component derating, DFMEA, oscilloscopes, multi-meters, simulation tools, etc.

NON-TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

  • Influence others and share best practices
  • Effectively communicate with good understanding of English.
  • Work as part of a global team
  • Assess a project and articulating risk while developing project milestones.
  • Develop projects in a stage-gate process (PLCQ)
  • Mentor less experienced engineers.
  • Leads cross-functional and EE design reviews

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Electrical Engineering Degree (BSEE/MSEE/PhD or equivalent experience)
  • 8+ years experience in embedded hardware design or other key competency
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience.
The successful candidate will join a well resourced and highly motivated Radio Development Team, based out of the Jabil Canada Lab and focused on the challenging task of 5G NR radio unit development.
Key Responsibilities
•Team Leader for Jabil Ottawa based RF Performance and Radio Conformance test team, testing Jabil’s in-house designed 5G NR radio products.
•Define test plans, scope, test environment and quality metrics.  Working within a defined CAPEX budget.
•Interpret Jabil HW Requirements, 3GPP Standards and Radio Regulatory requirements.
•Work closely with the HW Design Teams and Manufacturing Test Teams to optimize the product design and ease the product transfer to manufacturing.
•Contribute to Technical Documentation as required.
•Develop and use Python Test Scripts for creating an automated RF Performance testing  environment
Job Requirements
•Minimum of 5-8 years’ experience working directly with radio products (radio hardware test and/or radio system test).
•B.Sc. Or M.Sc., in a relevant area, or equivalent experience.
•Team leadership experience, coaching, mentoring would be a benefit, and excellent interpersonal skills
•Knowledge of 3GPP standards, 4G and 5G evolution.
•Familiarity with Radio Performance testing and Radio Conformance testing (CE, FCC, Environmental, Reliability).
•Ability to multi-task and meet critical time frames.
•Automation experience with required RF Test Equipment (PNA-X, Spectrum Analyzers, Signal Generators, Scopes etc).
•Extensive experience and knowledge of Linux, Python

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