Careers

Alien – RFID Innovator

Come and work for one of the industry’s most innovative companies

An equal opportunity employer, Alien is seeking talented and energetic individuals who excel in their areas of expertise and who wish to contribute to the worldwide uptake of RFID technology.

Current Positions

Principal hardware RF architect

Title: Principal hardware RF architect

Job Description:
The responsibilities would include RF and high speed architecture, board level design and layout for next generation UHF RFID Readers . We are looking for a candidate having strong and broad experience in the board level discrete design of RF communication systems. Past experience in successfully architecting and taking to production a complex RF communication system on hardware or an IC implementation is required. Knowledge of RFID standards is a positive. Knowledge of RF systems and key tradeoffs for implementing PA architecture and the receive chain blocks including LNA/Mixers/PLL’s is a positive. Good familiarity with at least one of the board design tools and ability to lead board layout engineers required.

Education & Experience:

  • BS+ 10+ years/MS+ 8+ years/Ph.D +5 years of experience.

Send your resume to:

Alien Technology
Attention Human Resources
845 Embedded Way
San José CA‎ 95138-1030

Fax: (408) 782-3908

careers@alientechnology.com
(Please include job title and a cover letter with your submission)

Benefits

Alien Technology Corporation provides quality, attractive health care options to meet the unique needs of each employee and their family. Alien offers a customized employee benefits package that enables employees to design their own plan and choose benefits that best fit their needs and budget.

Alien pays the full premium for the following coverage: Basic Life, Basic AD&D, Short and Long Term Disability, Employee Assistance Program, Vision and Business Travel Insurance.

In addition to Dental and Vision coverage, Alien offers three medical plans, Blue Shield HMO and PPO and Kaiser. Alien and employees share the cost of employee and dependent coverage, including domestic partner coverage.

The following are paid fully by employees and enrollment is voluntary: 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Flexible Spending Accounts and Voluntary Life/AD&D, Cancer, Accident and Disability insurance.

Alien Technology assures equal treatment in the administration of all personnel matters including recruitment, selection, hiring, advancement, training and transfers, without regard to race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, age, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam era, and other eligible veterans or any other protected class. Alien Technology also makes reasonable accommodations for disabled employees where appropriate and/or as required by law.