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Senior Design Engineer


Job Post: Senior Design Engineer.

Farran is looking for a talented, result-driven professional to work closely with the multidisciplinary engineering team as a Senior Design Engineer. You will be at the forefront of R&D, developing components and subsystems based on various semiconductor technologies, for applications spanning 20 – 500 GHz frequency range, and be expected to venture and innovate in the space of emerging technologies as well.

You will be working with an organisation that places a great emphasis on well-being at work environment and personal development, with an opportunity to receive financial support for additional training through taught courses, subject to business needs. Farran offers fantastic benefits including half-day Fridays, a pension scheme and attractive remuneration. It is a rare opportunity to join an organisation that takes pride in its employees and ensures great work-life balance.

Key Responsibilities

The post holder will report to the Engineering Manager and will have the following responsibilities:

  • Design, analyze and test RF/microwave/mm-wave components and subsystems
  • Interface with and act as a technical manager for customers, vendors, partners and academic/R&D institutions
  • Generate design and test reports
  • Prepare product documentation
  • Collaborate with the Sales team to understand customer requirements and devise product specification
  • Provide technical support for Sales & Marketing department
  • Travel to exhibitions and conferences (occasionally)
  • Prepare documents for grant applications



  • Masters or PhD degree in Electronics, Physics or equivalent
  • Proven experience in specifying, designing and testing of RF/microwave and/or millimeter wave components and systems
  • Proficiency in using electromagnetic and system modelling tools such as HFSS and ADS (preferably) or CST and AWR (alternatively)
  • Ability to work as part of a small team as well as autonomously
  • Knowledge and interest in mm-wave technologies
  • Familiarity with test equipment such as spectrum analysers, VNAs, signal generators and power meters
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic and fast-paced R&D environment
  • Strong creative thinking ability
  • Excellent work organization skills and self-motivation
  • Superb problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency in English is essential, knowledge of a second language an additional asset


Employment conditions

Farran is offering a permanent full-time contract and attractive salary package including Company’s Private Pension Scheme. We offer a rare opportunity to join a well-established mm-wave company with a strong R&D history and presence in the market.

An application containing a cover letter and CV should be sent to:


Download the job description here: Farran – Senior Design Engineer

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