Location Dublin
Contact name: Micheal O’Maoldomhnaigh

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Job ref: 1143
Published: 9 months ago


Our client a leading Multinational Semiconductor Telecommunication company requires Contract RF/Test Development Engineer for 6 month daily rate role based in Dublin, Ireland.



  • You will be deeply involved in the validation, characterization and qualification of  transceivers
  • Design, develop and implement cost-effective test solutions for RF Automated Test Equipment
  • Support production for customer sampling, ramp-up, production release and qualification.
  • Evaluate and qualify IC package options for NPI product.
  • Definition of test strategies and DFT (Design for Test) in collaboration with design teams
  • Development of test plans based on product specifications, quality requirements and application requests
  • Designing of production test fixtures (schematic entries and layout guidelines) for wafer sort and final test
  • Writing of production and characterization test programs for NPI products
  • Data analysis (Cp, Cpk, histograms, gages)
  • Cost optimization through yield improvement, test time reductions and other cost-saving activities
  • Migration of laboratory techniques into high-volume test solutions



  • Minimum Bachelor of Science in Electronic Engineering
  • 4+ years of experience in in the product and test engineering domain
  • Semiconductor test knowledge in RF, mixed signal and digital
  • Knowledge of Teradyne and LTX test platforms
  • Proven skills in root cause analysis, test software programming, statistical analysis and test methodology
  • Experience using a range of lab test equipment such as oscilloscopes, spectrum analysers etc. an advantage
  • Experience with low power wireless standards and protocols an advantage
  • Ability to work with various groups located in all parts of the world and flexibility to travel for production and customer support
  • Degree in Electronic Engineering or equivalent
  • Fluent in spoken and written English

For further information please contact Mícheál at Software Placements on 00353 1 5254642 or email