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Title:  RF Validation Engineer

Company:  Renesas Electronics America Inc.
Country/Region:  US
State:  MA
City:  Westford
Business Unit:  IoT and Infrastructure Business Unit
Office:  REA(Westford)
Job Function:  Hardware(Analog)
Job Type:  Permanent

Renesas Electronics Americas (REA) is a dynamic, multi-cultural tech company where employees can learn, mentor and thrive. REA brings together the strong financial foundation of a multi-billion dollar global operation and the flexibility and velocity of a smaller organization. We are developing technologies for the latest advances in mobile computing, secured connected devices, autonomous driving, smart homes and factories and more. Our solutions are at the heart of products developed by the major innovators around the world. Join us and be part of what’s next in electronics.



  • Validation and characterization of RF Integrated Circuits those are used in Base Station units, Adaptive Antenna System (AAS) applications, 5G mmWave TX/RX, and SATCOM system
  • You will work with RFIC Circuit Design Engineers, Application Engineers, ATE Test Engineers, and Product Engineers to validate major RF blocks of the IC and ensure all the bugs of the IC before they get into production
  • Set design validation strategies, develop measurement techniques and generate test-benches for digital timing circuits
  • Lab Bench and ATE evaluation and correlation for production release
  • Lead activities for safe and efficient management of engineering labs including planning and managing performance to ensure quality, business, and financial objectives are attained.
  • Assist with Hardware Schematic Design for RF EVB including base-station sub-6Ghz devices and mmwave devices



  • Technical School, BSEE/MSEE with 0-5 years’ experience with relevant training and course works in RF Microwave
  • The ability to collaborate with different teams (Design, Product Engineering, Test Engineering, Application Engineering and SW/Firmware)
  • Experience with lab equipment such as RF spectrum analyzers, network analyzers, Vector analyzers, RF signal generators, phase noise analyzers, oscilloscopes, DMM’s, etc.
  • Good understanding of board schematics, experience with HW Silicon validation boards schematic reviews and coming up with HW board requirements for doing SOC validation
  • PCB design and PCB signal integrity technique are important
  • Hands-on experience with engineering lab equipment and test techniques required for digital validation. 


We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.


Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran