RF Test System Development Engineer

Portsmouth, Hampshire

Maintenance and Engineering


£40 - £45.20 per hour


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On behalf of our client, we are seeking a RF Test System Development Engineer to join on an initial 6-month contract. As the RF Test System Development Engineer, you will be working within a team of test system specialists to develop and deliver RF test systems used during telecom satellite test phases. You will need to be to be self-motivated to work and able to manage your time efficiently to meet the project schedule dates.

Role: RF Test System Development Engineer
Pay: £45.20 per hour via Umbrella
Hours: Monday to Friday, 37 hours per week
Contract: 6-month contract
Location: Portsmouth
IR35 Status: Inside
SC Clearance: SC required


  • Developing RF measurements from customer requirements
  • Developing RF test hardware and integration into existing test systems
  • Producing product documentation, technical and status reports

Skills and Experience

Essential –

  • Experience making RF measurements using Network Analysers, Spectrum Analysers, Power Meters, Signal Generators and Arbitrary Waveform Generators with modulation techniques

Desirable –

  • Knowledge of satellite architecture and current RF test methods used within the satellite industry, including NPR, EVM and BER measurements.
  • Knowledge of test instrumentation control (SCPI)
  • Have a working knowledge of other software tools and languages (XML, Subversion (SVN), MATLAB)

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Ellie Laflain at Line Up Aviation
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