RF Engineer for Antenna Automotive Application

  • Nextium
  • Mollet del Valles, Spain

RF Engineer for Antenna Automotive Application

Job description

Job description

The RF engineer will carry out the RF/Antenna design activities in order to ensure the technical and functional feasibility of the products working in a multidisciplinary team with the objective of reaching cost, quality and timing goals established by the direction of the projects. General functions:

  • Take part in the development and validation of the projects together with a multidisciplinary team leading the Antenna / RF development topics (front ends, LNA, RF filters, antennas… ) following the IDS (Idneo Development System).

  • Understand the requirements of our customer and following the system architecture, give direct technical feedbacks to perform schematic and product performance related to RF topics.

  • Carry out the design revision under the supervision of the Master in Design.

  • Support the PCB layout group, together with the HW engineer to finalise a good PCB layout quality, according to RF design rules.

  • Participate in the definition & execution of RF/Hardware verification unitary test plans

  • Perform the functional validation and ensure the functionality of the development prototypes delivery to customer.

  • Take part in the product and process FMEA’s.

  • Been able to perform Design quality activities as DFMEA, FTA, Worst Case calculations, 8D.

  • Manage effectively the product modifications during the development.

  • Cooperate with manufacturing teams in the products industrialization.

  • Cooperate with Purchasing dept. and suppliers to ensure the optimization of the components in terms of cost, quality and manufacturability.

  • Generate reduction cost ideas and conduct their implementation.

  • Support the generation of all the Electronic Design document outputs:
    • Electrical BOM part list (maximizing the Standard Part list selection), Schematics , and PCB (Printed Circuit board) Layout CAD Design and (with the help of the ECAD technician) the related Manufacturing Standard Doc’s (for Adjustment, Testing, Quality Inspection)

  • Follow Health & Safety regulations of the workcenter and contribute to their improvement.

(*) The described functions are only the most representative for this position; therefore, they should not be understood as all the inherent functions related to this job position.



  • University Engineering Degree (mainly in Electronics, Software or Telecommunications)
  • Ability to work with RF/digital/analog circuits hardware.
    Wireless communication technology knowledge (GSM/GPRS/3G/LTE/5G/BT/WIFI/Broadcasting/Radar/etc...)
    Desired Skills:
    - EM simulations tools knowledge (i.e. FEKO, HFSS, etc…)
    - CAD/CAE tools knowledge (i.e. ALTIUM, etc...) .
    - EDA tools knowledge (AWR, ADS, etc...).
    - Experience in measurements with RF equipment / antennas and / or communication systems.
  • English advanced level
  • 2 or more years in similar positions

What we offer?

  • Full flexible working hours.
  • Flexible payment plan which includes: restaurant vouchers, health insurance, training, childcare. We offer all these benefits through Cobee all the benefits that we offer are now in one place. No paperwork or red tape, you only need your Cobee card and your mobile app.
  • Wellbeing activities: yoga and mindfulness classes,, healthy tips each month, padel tournaments and more!
  • Opportunity to advance your payroll (under request).
  • A huge amount of days off.
  • Our dress code: casual is the new trendy!
  • Canteen with a variety of breakfast and lunch dishes for a great discounted price.
  • Stable employment contract and professional development opportunity in an international growing company.
  • Work in a young and dynamic environment, with a team of highly qualified and committed professionals.
  • Two friday afternoons off per month.
  • People development is key for us: we offer you a dedicated training program for the job and professional development.
  • Brand new offices in Mollet del Vallès (just 25 minutes driving from Barcelona city) with free outdoor parking.

In Idneo we look for people that are not afraid to test the limits and make mistakes, who enjoy challenges and believe in themselves, willing to add, share and respect, passionate about technology. And, over all, good people, who are committed to their projects and people.

If you identify yourself with these values, and would like to be part of a fast and agile work environment in constant evolution, we would love to meet you!