Senior RF Design Engineer



Amazing Career Opportunity for Senior RF Design Engineer 

Location: Farnham Surrey UK

Job ID : 17639


We are currently recruiting for a Senior RF Design Engineer to become part of a vital role within the HID’s global engineering services group supporting the development and design of UHF Tags - driving achievement of the company’s strategic goals of significant revenue growth in target markets and an on-going pipeline of innovative ‘game changing’ products.


The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of achievement in the identification of and commercialisation of technology that underpins successful product development together with outstanding RF technical knowledge, understanding and experience.


The position requires an innovative RF engineer that has a high degree of theoretical and practical experience in design and the application of RF Antenna technology and can manage the New Product Introduction (NPI) process.

If this sounds like you we want to hear from you !


Who are we? 


HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places, and things, allowing people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely.

We are a high-tech software company headquartered in Austin, TX, with over 4,000 worldwide employees. 

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As our Senior RF Design Engineer, you’ll support HID’s success by: 


  • Fulfil the Senior RF design Engineer role in the design and development of UHF RFID Tag from concept requirements to design for manufacture.
  • Establish “Platform” technologies that allow the development of differentiated, profitable products.
  • Drive the technology platform process: proposing technology platform work to the senior management team and fostering discussion and decision making.
  • Gathering and focusing internal technology ideas, filtering for communication with senior management team.
  • Manage and grow the RFID tag IP portfolio to maximise value to the company within an efficient cost base.
  • Provide high-level technical support to Sales organisation; customer engagement, lab testing, discussion and review.


What we will love about your background: 


  • Self motivated, resourceful individual who has a proven ability to work alone and within a geographically distributed team
  • Creative thinker with a demonstrable track record of innovative work
  • Organized and methodical approach that builds on others ideas and works with a collaborative structured approach
  • Energised by working in a start up environment and thriving on shared success



Your Experience and Education Include:  


  • Minimum of 3 years experience working with HFSS finite element RF modelling software or CST or similar.
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in a technical role designing or studying Ultra High Frequency antennas.
  • Minimum 3 years experience as part of RF design team in the development of high volume consumer or industrial products that were commercially successful.
  • Appreciation of system level engineering for RF devices together with component integration and communication protocols.
  • Strong academic achievement in Physics or Electrical Engineering
  • Ideal but not mandatory, identifying and securing IP for new innovative design or applications.


Why apply? 


  • Empowerment: You’ll work as part of a global team in a flexible work environment, learning and enhancing your expertise.
  • Innovation: You embrace challenges and want to drive ambitious change.
  • Integrity: You are results-orientated, reliable, and straightforward and value being treated accordingly.





HID Global is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.




We make it easier for people to get where they want to go!
On an average day, think of how many times you tap, twist, tag, push or swipe to get access, find information, connect with others or track something.  HID technology is behind billions of interactions, in more than 100 countries.  We help you create a verified, trusted identity that can get you where you need to go – without having to think about it.  
When you join our HID team, you’ll also be part of the ASSA ABLOY Group, the global leader in access solutions. You’ll have 50,000 colleagues in more than 70 different countries. We empower our people to build their career around their aspirations and our ambitions – supporting them with regular feedback, training, and development opportunities. Our colleagues think broadly about where they can make the most impact, and we encourage them to grow their role locally, regionally, or even internationally. As we welcome new people on board, it’s important to us to have diverse, inclusive teams, and we value different perspectives and experiences. 


Farmham, ENG, GB, GU10 5EH

Engineering & Science
Mid-senior level