RF Hardware Developer

Posted date: Apr 7, 2021

Location: Ottawa, ON, CA

Company: Ericsson

As the tech firm that created the mobile world, and with more than 54,000 patents to our name, we’ve made it our business to make a mark. When joining our team at Ericsson you are empowered to learn, lead, and perform at your best, shaping the future of technology. This is a place where you're welcomed as your own perfectly unique self, and celebrated for the skills, talent, and perspective you bring to the team. Are you in?

Come, and be where it begins.


Our Exciting Opportunity!!

The individual is liable for board-level circuit designs from architecture to volume manufacturing.


You will:

  • Develop RF circuit boards for small cell radio products
  • Design, test, introduce to manufacturing, and maintain new hardware
  • Investigate and resolve engineering problems
  • Perform continuous analysis and requirement handling
  • Develop and test high quality products
  • Investigate and resolve engineering problems
  • Work closely with the radio system team and software team on performance requirements
  • Drive continuous improvements of products and processes
  • Develop competence in technical domain


To be successful in the role you must have:

  • Experience and understanding of RF circuit design in the 1-6GHz and mmWave frequency ranges, along with DC/DC POL design, transceivers, basic digital and analog systems, etc.
  • Understanding of board level power and grounding layout strategies and implementation for multilayer mixed digital/analog/RF circuit cards
  • Familiarity with air interface aspects of LTE and NR
  • Knowledge and use of analog and RF simulation tools (i.e., Agilent ADS, MathCAD, HSPICE)
  • Knowledge and familiarity of EMC/SI/timing analysis simulation tools including pre- and post-layout simulation and modelling
  • Comfortable using industry standard circuit schematic and layout CAD tools (Cadence HDL/Allegro preferred)
  • Undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering with 1+ years of dynamic engineering experience in RF systems and circuit level design


What´s in it for you?

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of courageous decisions. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it. You won’t develop for the status quo but will build what replaces it. Joining us is a way to move your career in any direction you want; with hundreds of career opportunities in locations all over the world, in a place where co-creation and collaboration are embedded into the walls. You will find yourself in a speak-up environment where empathy and humanness serve as cornerstones for how we work, and where work-life balance is a priority. Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless.


What happens once you apply?

To prepare yourself for next steps, please explore here: https://www.ericsson.com/en/careers/job-opportunities/hiring-process





Do you believe that an organization fostering an environment of cooperation and collaboration to execute with speed creates better business value? Do you value a culture of humanness, where fact based decisions are important and our people are encouraged to speak up? Do you believe that diverse, inclusive teams drive performance and innovation? At Ericsson, we do. 



DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. 

Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.


Primary country and city: Canada (CA) || || Ottawa || ProdMgt

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