RF Design Verification Test Software Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
RADAR

51-200 employees

Automates retail processes using RFID and computer vision
Company Overview
RADAR stands out as a leading company in retail automation, leveraging RFID and computer vision to streamline store processes, from inventory management to customer-product interaction analysis. Their technology provides unparalleled speed and location accuracy, offering physical stores the same level of insight into consumer behavior and product performance as their online counterparts. Additionally, RADAR's autonomous checkout tool eliminates checkout lines, enhancing customer experience and boosting operational efficiency.
Data & Analytics
Hardware
Consumer Software
AI & Machine Learning

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$104.4M

Founded

2013

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

57%

2 year growth

119%
Locations
San Diego, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Software Testing
Operating Systems
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience working in the communications industry
  • 3+ years of experience working in software development for consumer products
  • Strong understanding of fundamental radio concepts
  • Familiarity with RF concepts such as Power, Voltage, Gain, OIP3, IIP3, Noise-Figure, Phase Noise, S parameters, Smith Chart, etc.
  • Experience with remote programming (SCPI or driver-based) of radio lab equipment such as Spectrum Analyzers, Vector Network Analyzers, Signal Generators, etc.
  • Experience coding individual test procedures into automated test systems using Python in the Windows environment
  • Demonstrable skills distilling performance information from raw measurements stored in small and medium sized databases
  • Experience in configuration management using contemporary source control methods and tools
  • Strong skills in troubleshooting, debugging and unit testing
  • Start-up attitude
Responsibilities
  • Develop modular, reusable test and automation software in Python and similar languages for engineering design verification of proprietary Radio Frequency circuits
  • Develop GUI front ends in Python based on hardware team requirements for bench testing
  • Display and analyze complex test results to characterize hardware
  • Leverage and integrate with production test infrastructure for bench development automation
  • Draft test plans, execute and document manual and automated tests
  • Familiarize with team dynamics and strengths
  • Research RFID technology and RADAR differentiation based on industry specification discussions team members
  • Develop initial RF DVT tests
  • Develop instrument control for a custom Programmable RF Impedance Load based on variable transmission-line length and variable return-loss concepts
  • Develop roadmap for complete automation suite for engineering test of custom embedded transceiver
  • Develop object-oriented Python code to measure the quality of transmission and reception of direct-conversion transceivers
Desired Qualifications
  • Prior experience in RFID
  • Prior experience working at a start-up environment
  • Experience with C/C++ in a Linux environment and developing on Linux operating systems, as well as working on ARM platforms
  • Databased experience