System Architect - RF

Herzliya, Israel
Hardware

Summary

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Role Number:200141249
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Every single day, people do amazing things at Apple. Do you want to impact billions of users by developing an extraordinary product with a prime focus on accuracy, understandability and performance of the product? You will become part of a hands-on development team that furthers engineering perfection, creativity and innovation. Dynamic, inspiring people and innovative technologies are the norm here. We want you to join our team if you are a resourceful engineer with the desire to research and develop solutions that do not yet exist. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. In this role you will be responsible for the micro-architecture of the RF/Analog portion of the WLAN/BT IPs.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of WLAN and BT system architecture experience in mobile applications
  • Ability to effectively lead cross-functional teams
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Ability to develop detailed system architecture and design documentation
  • Familiarity with RFIC design and development process is preferred
  • Experience with RF system simulation tools and modeling such as ADS Ptolemy, SystemVue, AWR VSS, or Matlab
  • Experience in world-wide regulatory compliance of radio systems
  • Experience in definition/implementation of RF-Impairment calibrations (IQMM, DC, DPD, etc) as PHY-System engineer

Description

Define, document and Spec WLAN/BT RF micro-architectures and performance requirements Analyse & simulate RF system performance including Frequency Planning (spur effects), radio coexistence (on chip and on board), and cascaded chain analysis for all the RF Impairments (Linearity, Thermal, Quantization Noise, etc) RF coexistence – conditions, mitigation schemes, performance targets and Spec extraction Optimise RF system performance via internal technology development WLAN/BT front end modules (FEMs) – collaborate with RF HW team to specify RF architectures and performance targets, and manage the related vendors

Education & Experience

BSc. is required (MSc Advance)

Additional Requirements