RF Test Engineer – Manufacturing – Bristol – EM/IM1373

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  • Salary: £40-45k

RF Test Engineer – Manufacturing – Bristol – EM/IM1373

Salary: c£40-45k 

Job Term: Permanent / Full Time 

Job Outline:

A leading designer and manufacturer of instrumentation for scientific and academic research, is now seeking an RF Test Engineer.

The RF Test Engineer will primarily be involved in the testing of new components, working with NPI teams and engineering to ensure critical product features requiring test are defined and accompanied with test specifications.

You will support the test document author for content and expertise by defining, implementing and maintaining test schedules and methods.

In addition, you will manage commissioning of cost effective test equipment, ensuring compatibility with legacy products where practical.

The RF Test Engineer will also train and certify Test Engineers in the correct use of test plans, procedures and equipment.

You will apply statistical process control methods to the outputs from the test cycle, and perform trend analysis to inform in continuous improvement initiatives.

Drawing on your experience in test and analysis you will analyse failure reports from the field and final test and modify test points in order to minimise \ eradicate future occurrences.

With your knowledge of RF, you will provide consultative RF design advice for engineering design and project teams.


The RF Test Engineer will have achieved at least an HNC or equivalent engineering or professional qualification.

It is preferred, but not essential, for you to have a Management qualification and/or a Degree level qualification.


To succeed as the RF Test Engineer you should have a high level of electronic system understanding and RF systems. Whilst Test experience is preferred, a strong familiarity with RF is acceptable.

Experience in programming/software is preferred (i.e., visual basic / lab view).

Additional Information:

Candidates MUST be eligible to live and work in the UK/Europe. Copies of Passport and Visa will be requested for verification.

Skills: RF Test Engineer, RF, RF Engineer, Radio Frequency, Test

To Apply: Please send CV and Covering Letter to Iona – iona@at-recruitment.co.uk

To apply for this job email your details to iona@at-recruitment.co.uk.