Position: Sr. RF Specialist
Location: San Diego
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"Connecting People" is at the heart
of the Nokia brand. Nokia is the world's number one mobile solutions company, connecting more than
1.3 billion people every day. Mobile maps, apps, music, media, messaging and more are explored and
presented here in a comprehensive mobile solutions world.
Nokia's people ambition is very
clear: an advanced integrated company built upon trust and accountability, great leadership and
common values. We understand people's desire to join a dynamic and innovative team, where your
ideas are valued and your creativity is nurtured. Our future is your creation.
Responsibilities & Tasks:
• Responsible for RF project planning, requirement, error and risk
management, leading the RF hardware design and testing verification in close co-operation with our
co-development partners, as well as technical reviews and approval of all RF related tasks.
Manages product program RF project and deliverables according to project plan, processes,
requirements, specifications, and objectives.
• Sr. RF Project Engineer provides the technical
guidance and direction necessary to co-development partner's RF team through authoritative
decision making, integration and testing reviews as well as timely performance feedback to ensure
that the co-development partner successfully delivers an acceptable RF design.
longer-term technical direction by coaching and mentoring the co-development partner's RF team.
• Responsible for a total understanding of the RF system, from component selection, concept
design, design implementation, product verification, mass production quality control and customer
• Provide guidance to co-development partner's RF team regarding issues and
troubleshooting of RF designs that are encountered during a product development cycle and
communicates root cause to other projects and RF team members.
Scope of the work:
Individual contributor, variety of complex tasks within area of responsibility, demonstrates
initiative & contributes to problem solving and supervises supplier team on R&D processes and
• If necessary, able to take complete ownership, resolve issues and implement
solutions when supplier is unable.
• Acts with independence and discretion in routine matters.
Plan and follow up product development schedule and deliveries.
• Makes decisions that affect
own work and related teams.
• A Bachelor's degree in science or
technology is required
• Excellent English communication skills
• Innovative thinking, high
motivation and energy.
• 8+ years of mobile handset RF experience is expected.
in project management.
• Experience with RF integration with Antenna, Audio, Baseband and
• Must be able to guide and coach others, including the co-development
partner's RF team.
• Good team player with effective verbal and written communication skills.
"Connecting people" is the heart of our brand. This is why Nokia is respected and recognized
worldwide. Our people shape and create future technologies. This is something we are proud of, and
so will you. We offer a dynamic learning culture that nurtures openness, transparency, with
endless opportunities for competence development. We reward the results of your success. We
cultivate a flexible culture that embraces the uniqueness of everyone's life. Our resources
support the mobile way of working and make it possible to arrange your day in the way it suits
your career and personal demands.
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Nokia offers market-competitive rewards as well as benefits such as
medical, dental and paid time off. We offer an industry-leading 401k plan, an employee stock
purchase plan and many other employee programs. Nokia understands the importance of juggling
professional and personal interests, and offers support for meaningful achievement in work,
family, friends and self. Employees are encouraged to continuously develop their skills and
competencies in order to stay at the forefront of technology. Employees also have opportunities to
live out and enjoy Nokia technology on a daily basis.