Location Limerick
Contact name: Micheal O’Maoldomhnaigh

Contact email: micheal@softwareplacements.ie
Job ref: 1132
Published: 11 months ago


Our client a leading Multinational Semiconductor requires RF Product Engineer for role based in Limerick City, Ireland.



As  a product engineer to join our agile radio transceiver design group. You will join a team of digital, analog and mixed signal CMOS designers, algorithm and software developers implementing state of the art RF transceiver chips. As a member of a small, focused team, you will be responsible for a specific product or group of products from product definition through production and release.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Characterization of pre-release silicon encompassing the total solution including analog, digital, and firmware algorithms.
  • Work with design, systems, software, and applications engineering to gather the data needed for hardware release and supporting datasheet.
  • Develop verification and characterization test plans and develop the software required to automate the data collection process.
  • Perform lab analysis and evaluation of new silicon and software, working with a multi-functional team to identify and correct functional and parametric problems.
  • Responsible for taking silicon and ARM software from early development stage to full production release.
  • Responsible for developing and operating an RF-centric characterization bench.
  • Direct interaction with field sales/applications as well as customers to resolve product issues.
  • May participate in customer visits.



  • Minimum BS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering


  • 5+ years experience working in wireless transceiver or telecommunications industry
  • Strong understanding of communication systems and standards
  • Knowledgeable in RF measurements and signal processing
  • Familiarity with embedded software and verification practices.
  • Highly skilled in debug of complex RF & transceiver system issues.
  • Knowledge of programming languages. (Labview, C and Teststand are preferred)
  • Strong communication skills are required
  • Intelligence, enthusiasm, and a solid work ethic are extremely valuable for this position.


For further information please contact Mícheál at Software Placements on 00353 1 5254642 or email micheal@softwareplacements.ie