Comet Plasma Control Technologies is a leading expert in RF power delivery and a global innovation partner of RF related businesses. Our customers are primarily manufacturers in the semiconductor and adjacent industries.

Sr. RF Hardware Engineer

Job Description and Main Tasks
■ Develop RF circuits, sensors, and systems for COMET auto-match products.
■ Create board & system level RF and high speed digital circuit design and evaluation.
■ Perform RF and high speed circuit simulation using tools such as HFSS, ADS, & SPICE
and be responsible for board design and functionality.
■ Perform board level tests and work with FW engineers to ensure product functionality.
■ Analyze critical high-speed circuits for signal integrity and performance.
■ Document design ideas to build internal technology Wiki pages.
■ Design and implement test and calibration routines and fixtures.
■ Analyze and verify test results and improve test fixture HW and FW when necessary.
■ Assist in the development of internal IP & technology roadmaps.
■ Assist product teams to build and create world class auto-match products for the semi-
conductor plasma processing market segment.

Education & Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Electrical Engineering. 
  • 5+ years of RF circuit, system, or PCB board development experience.
  • Ability to design high impedance and 50 ohm RF circuits (<200MHz).
  • Ability to write simple test programs in C/C++/C#/Labview for developed hardware is a plus.
  • Must be able to work effectively in a highly interactive team environment
  • Must be able to multitask and work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to layout PCBAs when necessary is highly desired. 
  • Experience programming FPGAs is a plus. 
  • FPGA / robotics / motor control hobbyists encouraged to apply.

Data protection and confidentiality
We take data protection seriously. “COMET AG” and software partner umantis AG have taken the necessary organizational and technical measures to ensure the confidentiality of your application. All HR personnel and umantis employees have a duty to maintain confidentiality with respect to personal data as part of their employment contract. Automatic 128-bit encryption ensures that your data is transmitted securely. The processing of your data complies with general data security standards based on the latest technology.