Applications Engineer

Morse Micro

Morse Micro

Sydney, NSW, Australia
Posted on Friday, June 21, 2024

Are you an experienced Applications Engineer? Would you like to help build the next generation Wi-Fi chips that will enable a new generation of Internet of Things (IoT) devices?

Morse Micro is at the forefront of next-generation Wi-Fi technology, specializing in Wi-Fi HaLow solutions that offer extended range, lower power consumption, and enhanced penetration. Our innovative chipset applications are designed to revolutionize connectivity for a variety of applications, including IoT, smart home, and industrial automation.

Roles description:

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Applications Engineer to join our dynamic team. In this role, you will be responsible for conducting field testing of our Wi-Fi HaLow chipset applications to ensure optimal performance, efficiency, throughput, and reliability. Your technical expertise and analytical skills will be critical in supporting our field-testing efforts and providing valuable insights to enhance our products.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Testing and Validation:
    • Conduct field testing of Wi-Fi HaLow chipset applications to validate performance, efficiency, throughput, and reliability.
    • Develop and execute comprehensive test plans for RF performance testing.
    • Analyze test results, with help from development teams, and report back on field findings and learnings for internal and external stakeholders.
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements and provide feedback on chip performance.
    • Design and develop robust Python applications to aid in collection and automation of field tests.

  • Technical Leadership:
    • Demonstrate technical leadership and troubleshooting during field-testing activities.
    • Analyze test results in collaboration with development teams and report findings to internal and external stakeholders.

  • Collaboration and Feedback:
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements and provide feedback on chip performance.
    • Stay updated with industry standards and best practices related to RF testing.

  • Field-Testing:
    • Travel to different locations for field-testing activities as required.
    • Manage the logistics and preparation needed for onsite testing engagements, including equipment gathering, packing, and transport to test sites.

Required Qualifications:

  • Basic understanding of software development, and general testing methodologies.
  • 2+ Years experience using Python and Linux.
  • Strong problem-solving, analytical and organisational skills with good attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Strong communication skills for effective collaboration and reporting.
  • Exceptional documentation skills and the ability to deliver high quality reports.


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications, or related field.
  • Prior experience in RF testing, preferably in wireless communications.
  • Strong understanding of RF principles, antenna theory, and wireless communication protocols.
  • Proficiency in using RF testing equipment such as spectrum analysers and signal generators.
  • Advanced experience with test automation tools and scripting languages (Python/Linux)

Who we are:

Morse Micro is Australia’s largest semiconductor company building Wi-Fi HaLow (802.11ah) chips for the Internet of Things (IoT). We are a team of wireless experts that love to work hard, innovate & invent. Together, we are building the world’s lowest power Wi-Fi technology that will enable billions of IoT devices to connect securely to the internet. We are a global team with offices in Sydney & Picton (Australia), Irvine & Bay Area (USA), Bangalore (India), Cambridge (UK), Hangzhou & Shenzen (China) and Taipei (Taiwan).

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary + excellent stock option package
  • Healthy work environment with sit/stand desks and large screens
  • Office perks such as stocked drinks fridge, snack bar and barista coffee
  • Newly fitted-out offices, with a relaxed, friendly work environment

Check out what it is like to work at Morse Micro: