Lead Hardware Developer – RF/Antenna Design

  • Mitel
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Jan 11, 2018
Engineering Human Resources Marketing R&D Product Mobile

Job Description

Lead Hardware Developer Position

A global market leader in enterprise and mobile communications powering more than 2 billion business connections and 2 billion mobile subscribers every day, Mitel (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW) helps businesses and mobile carriers connect, collaborate and provide innovative services to their customers. Our innovation and communications experts serve more than 60 million business users in more than 100 countries, and 130 mobile service providers including15 of the top 20 mobile carriers in the world. That makes us unique, and the only company able to provide a bridge between enterprise and mobile customers. For more information, go to www.mitel.com and follow us on Twitter @Mitel.

Mitel is currently looking for a self-motivated and energetic RF engineer to join the design engineering team located at the Kanata facilities. In this position you will be accountable for ensuring that all Mitel products have the highest quality and cost-effective antenna and RF designs. You will be an integral part of a fast paced R&D team in a growing company and you will be working closely with teams in Hardware design, Mechanical design, Industrial design, Test Engineering, Product Line Managers, and contract manufacturers/suppliers.

Key accountabilities include;

  • The Engineer will design, test, and qualify high quality and cost effective RF and antenna solutions for Mitel Products. This includes ( but is not limited to) the following:
    • design of antennas and RF electronics, schematic capture and layout, engineering simulation, RF engineering analysis.
    • work with both the electronics suppliers and contract manufacturers to ensure the highest yield products can be produced and assembled with the least cost.
    • ensure that all RF electronic and antenna solutions meet the necessary and applicable EMI/EMC and Safety and Regulatory requirements
    • follow all documented ISO processes and procedures in the development of all electronic designs
    • develop and document the implementation of RF engineering test plans for full scale production, as this is a key part of the New Product Introduction process.
    • participate in ongoing cost reduction activities and value added engineering analysis to provide the lowest cost products to our customers.

The successful candidate will possess the following experience/skills;

  • 5+ years relevant work experience in RF/Antenna design engineering
  • RF Design experience with amplifiers, attenuators, switches, baluns, mixers, filters, limiters, phase locked loops
  • Proven experience with RF antenna design in the following bands is desirable:

o 1880 – 1930 MHz : DECT - USA & Canada, Japan, Europe

o 2.4GHz : Bluetooth

o 2.4Ghz/5GHz : Wireless LAN

  • Experience with DECT standards and DECT Protocols (CAT-iq, GAP) as well as EMI/EMC, Regulatory and Safety requirements
  • and system integration
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Highly energetic and a self-starter

Mitel is committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Upon request, accommodations will be made available throughout the recruitment process for persons with disabilities. For further information, please contact the Human Resources department.

Mitel’s recruitment practices are dedicated to identifying top talent. As an equal opportunity employer, we support a culture of diversity and equality and recognize the need for our workforce to be reflective of our global communities and customers. All decisions regarding recruitment will be made without regard to race, religious beliefs, color, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, physical and mental disability, age, ancestry or place of origin.