Research and Development

Research and Development : MMIC Designer (m/w/d)


Johanna Vordermayer



Duisburg, Germany
Entry level
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Your tasks:

  • In this position, you will be responsible for developing power MMICs with high bandwidth at frequencies beyond 40 GHz and high dynamic range, such as amplifiers, mixers and RF switches.
  • Additionally, you will characterize single devices and passive components to further develop foundry models.
  • In developing power MMICs, your activities will cover the complete spectrum of MMIC design, from conceptual work and detailed design/layout to metrological characterization, redesign and transfer to series production at semiconductor manufacturers.
  • You will be part of a highly qualified team, and your daily activities will involve working closely with our in-house customers.
  • If you show interest, we will offer you the opportunity to take over project management tasks.
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Your qualifications:

  • University degree in electrical engineering with focus on RF engineering or microelectronics, at least 5 years of experience in MMIC design
  • At least 5 years of professional experience in developing MMICs
  • Thorough knowledge of microwave and RF engineering and microwave circuit technology (amplifiers, mixers, switches, filters, etc.)
  • Very good know-how analog circuitry in general
  • Excellent knowledge of the relevant GaAs and GaN semiconductor technologies
  • Solid skills in using MMIC design flows, particularly in simulating linear and nonlinear microwave circuits
  • Deep Knowledge of Keysight ADS and Matlab (or comparable design tools)
  • Very good knowledge of 2.5/3D field simulators such as Sonnet, Momentum, Microwave Studio or HFSS
  • Self-directed and goal-oriented approach to work
  • Above-average commitment and ability to work under pressure as well as excellent social skills
  • Good knowledge of written and spoken English

Our offer:

Rohde & Schwarz delivers more than state-of-the-art products – we also provide state-of-the-art employee benefits. In addition to industry-standard benefits, we offer extras such as an excellent company pension plan, flexible working hours and a wide range of cultural, sport and recreational activities. Our comprehensive, standard-setting training program is individualized and tailored to current needs. In short – we offer ideal starting conditions.

Our recruiting team is looking forward to your application. It's best to apply online with the reference number DE-DUI-50955652-007. Our colleague Johanna Vordermayer is happy to answer any additional questions. Kindly get in touch via LinkedIn or XING.
The Rohde & Schwarz technology group is among the trailblazers when it comes to paving the way for a safer and connected world with its leading solutions in test & measurement, technology systems, and networks & cybersecurity. Founded more than 85 years ago, the group is a reliable partner for industry and government customers around the world.

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