Filter Design Engineer

Job Title: Filter Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J894645_1524738367
Contact Name: James Lowe
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 26, 2018 11:26

Job Description

Job title: Filter Design Engineer - SE/HSE Grade

Location: Yorkshire

Salary: Competitive

Russell Taylor is recruiting for the role of Filter Design Engineer to join an existing Engineering team as a Filter Design Engineer. In this role you will provide Filter design expertise, applying in depth technical knowledge and innovative solutions to deliver the objectives of their Technology and Product Roadmaps.


  • Undertake technical definition & detailed planning of specific product development projects in conjunction with the Project team throughout the project lifecycle
  • Ensure that the product requirement is completely captured, and planned as a series of engineering tasks
  • Perform detailed design to component and module level
  • Be responsible for the achievement of the requirements, including cost objectives, of each product development project as detailed within the Customer Order documents
  • Maintain visibility of the design approach and ensure through review that the implemented design will meet the product requirement
  • To facilitate and encourage appropriate technical discussion and broad communication of new ideas
  • Work with Sales & Marketing to support customer visits and provide product expertise

The Person/Experience

  • Be an accomplished Filter Design Engineer with experience in all aspects of complex RF microwave filter design from customer requirements, detailed filter design, understanding of mechanical design through development and product transfer
  • Have hands on experience of network analyser and spectrum analyser measurement techniques including calibration for path losses sets is essential
  • Have experience in the design of complex RF microwave filters and sub-systems used within the Defence, Communications or Aerospace Industry.
  • Have knowledge of good engineering processes and practices
  • Have practical lumped element filter design and development experience
  • Have practical SSS filter design and development experience
  • Have experience with EM simulation tools for filter design CST, HFSS etc.
  • Have experience with other microwave design tools AWR, ADS etc.
  • Good communication skills - able to understand and report tasks, risks etc.
  • Team working - both with peers and support staff
  • The successful candidate must be security clearable up to SC level

Key Words: RF Radio frequency Design Engineering network analyser microwave filter product transfer SSS filter design CST HFSS AWR ADS SC Aerospace Communications Defence spectrum

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