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Title:  RF Engineer

Everyone communicates. It’s the essence of the human experience. How we communicate is evolving. Technology is reshaping the way we live, learn and thrive. The epicenter of this transformation is the network—our passion. Our experts are rethinking the purpose, role and usage of networks to help our customers increase bandwidth, expand capacity, enhance efficiency, speed deployment and simplify migration. From remote cell sites to massive sports arenas, from busy airports to state-of-the-art data centers— we provide the essential expertise and vital infrastructure your business needs to succeed. The world’s most advanced networks rely on CommScope connectivity.


Be one of the bold and engineer advanced networks with us! 

How You'll help us connect the world:
The RF Engineer will be a member of our RF Engineering team for our small cell product line and is based out of Lowell, MA. This role will perform the radio design and testing our 4G as well as 5G base station radios to LTE standards conformance. You will be responsible for debugging and bench evaluation of LTE radios and contributing to the development of an automated design verification test (DVT) system for 5GNR small cell radio designs. Understanding the RF design of these radios, including block and level analysis, RF matching network design, RF component selection, RF control circuit design, and digital interface design are a part of this role. You will also perform over-the-air testing and characterization of LTE and 5GNR radios with embedded antennas.  

Required qualifications for consideration:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) with three or more years of experience in RF Hardware design.
  • Experience with RF PCB design, schematic capture, RF layout, and RF testing for design verification (DVT)
  • Experience with the operation and some programming of automated RF test equipment including vector signal analyzers, vector signal generators, network analyzers, power meters, and power supplies.

You will excite us if you have:

Strong communications skills and ability to work in a team with other hardware and software design engineers. Familiarity with logic analyzers, high speed oscilloscopes, and thermal chambers. Strong understanding of RF measurement theory and proficiency with modern design practices. Experience in writing and debugging command line interface scripts to control RF transceivers and associated radio circuits. Can handle third party contractors and provide technical mentorship.


Why Commscope?

CommScope is pushing the boundaries of communications technology. For more than 40 years, we’ve been leaders in innovating 5G, private networks and Gigabit speeds everywhere – we're always anticipating what’s next. Developments such as the Internet of Things, seamless connectivity, Cloud and 5G introduce new requirements and demand creative thinking. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow.


CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including people with disabilities and veterans. To learn more visit careers.commscope.com/eeo 

It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.


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