Senior RF Design Engineer

Codan Limited

May 14, 2015

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
Manufacturing and Production
Company Overview: 

Codan Limited designs and manufactures a range of high value added electronics products for global government, business, aid & humanitarian, public safety and security markets.


Job Summary: 

We are going through some exciting growth and will be expanding our engineering team.  Currently we are recruiting for a Senior RF Design Engineer.   This is a full time role in Victoria, British Columbia.  

The key responsibilities of the RF Design Engineer will be to design, development and test RF electronic hardware and software for use in Radio Communication products, in particular expertise in High Power RF Amplifier Design and other RF circuits.  

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering, or related field
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience in VHF and UHF high power RF power amplifier design is required
  • Experience with linearized amplifiers highly desirable
  • Experience with requirements definition, documentation and participation in technical design reviews
  • Proficient with RF Simulation software tools required
  • Proven ability to analyze, design, implement and optimize RF circuits and systems
  • Proficient in the use of RF design simulation optimization tools is desirable
  • Experience with mechanical ,thermal and layout implications relating to RF design
  • Design for manufacturability experience from concept to implementation for quality, performance, and total cost
  • Experience with a wide variety of analog, and RF test equipment required
  • Altium schematic capture is an asset
  • Analog, P25 Phase I & II, DMR and other radio communication standards, and systems knowledge is an asset
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to estimate work, set priorities and meet deadlines
  • Accuracy and attention to detail while working under tight deadlines is required
  • Strong problem identification and resolution, organizational, time management and prioritizing skills

We offer competitive salaries, benefit & pension plans and much more.

How To Apply: 

Interested candidates should apply in confidence to:

Attention: Sarah Elliot, Recruiter

We would like to thank all interested applicants, please note that only those selected for the interview process will be contacted.