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RF Design Engineer - 5G (m/f/d)

Dresden, Germany, Germany
Jun 18, 2021


Job Description


Radio Frequency Engineer 


Xilinx delivers fully adaptive antenna technology for 4G and upcoming 5G radio access networks to effectively address the growing demand for wireless capacity. Xilinx platforms enable mobile network infrastructure vendors to release the full potential of their RAN products through advanced features such as cell-splitting, 3D-beamforming, massive MIMO as well as RF power reduction.



  • Design of complete transceiver systems for cellular base station antennas
  • Selection and test of RF components
  • Test and optimization of RF transceiver boards
  • Perform RF compliance testing
  • Review of RF transceiver board designs 

At Xilinx, we are leading the industry transformation to build an adaptable, intelligent world. ARE YOU bold, collaborative, and creative? At Xilinx, we hire and develop leaders and innovators who want to revolutionize the world of technology. We believe that by embracing diverse ideas, pushing boundaries, and working together as ONEXILINX, anything is possible.

Our culture of innovation began with the invention of the Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA), and with the 2018 introduction of our Adaptive Compute Acceleration Platform (ACAP), has made a quantum leap in capability, solidifying our role as the adaptable platform supplier of choice. From the start, we have always believed in providing inventors with products and platforms that are infinitely adaptable. From self-driving cars, to world-record genome processing, to AI and big data, to the world's first 5G networks, we empower the world's builders and visionaries whose ideas solve every day problems and enhance people's lives.

If you are PASSIONATE, ADAPTABLE, and INNOVATIVE, Xilinx is the right place for you! At Xilinx we care deeply about creating meaningful development experiences while building a strong sense of belonging and connection. We foster an environment of empowered learning, wellness, community engagement, and recognition, so you can focus on work that matters - world class technology that improves the way we live and work. We are ONEXILINX.


Education Requirements


  • University / University of applied sciences / University of cooperative education: Bachelor/Master degree in Electrical Engineering required

Years of Experience

  • At least 3 years of practical experience in hardware development
  • Sound knowledge of RF design principles, especially in microwave (up to 6 GHz)
  • Knowledge of cellular RF specification and testing (3GPP and FCC based)
  • Experience in RF simulations (CAD tools) like Genesys
  • Experience in using spectral analysers, vector signal analysers, network analysers etc.  
  • Fluent English language skills
  • Proactive attitude toward solving problems
  • Innovative and creative work approach


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