Staff Applications Engineer

Date: Nov 9, 2022

Location: Austin, TX, US

Company: Skyworks


If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking.  Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect.  We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 65865 

We are Skyworks Solutions. We are the leading provider of silicon, software and solutions for a smarter, more connected world.

We hire the most innovative talent in the world to solve the industry’s toughest problems, providing our customers with significant advantages in performance, energy savings, connectivity and design simplicity. Skyworks software and mixed signal engineering teams create solutions for customers in diverse markets including the Internet of Things, (IoT), internet infrastructure, TV tuners, as well as automotive and consumer radios. Our solutions are in products from the market leaders in home automation, electric vehicles, green technology, smart TVs and home voice control automation. We take pride in our products and in our people, and that’s one of the many reasons we continue to be awarded Most Respected Public Semiconductor Company by the Global Semiconductor Alliance


The Role

We are looking for a proactive, detail-oriented, hands-on, results-driven Applications Staff Software Engineer who is passionate about making our customers wildly successful, welcomes challenges with enthusiasm and thrives in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, to become an integral part of our automotive radio applications team. The Applications Staff Software Engineer will work with internal and external stakeholders to define, develop, and support the software necessary for customers integrating Skyworks’ automotive radio solutions.

Three Reasons Why To Apply

  • You are looking for an opportunity to work on a next generation product over the entire product life-cycle from concept to customer adoption
  • You have a passion for both software development as well as building tools to ensure customer development efforts are successful
  • You seek opportunities to thrive in both embedded software as well as higher level applications

What Skills You Need

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or Computer Science with 10 years of prior experience in directly related fields, or a Master’s degree with 8 years of prior experience.
  • Strong knowledge of engineering fundamentals and methodologies. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. This role requires active collaboration with our cross-functional teams and customers, so this is a critical skill.
  • Experience with the use and automation of laboratory test equipment is strongly preferred.
  • Experience working with customers to develop and debug complicated software projects
  • Proficiency in object-oriented programming (Visual Studio and .NET -preferred-, C#, etc.).
  • Experience in SQL database and a great attitude with an eagerness to learn and facility to adapt to changes in plans and schedules.
  • Background in one or more of the following a plus
    • Automotive infotainment software; radio management and audio processing
    • Embedded linux/android auto
    • Automotive software standards and compliance



Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Austin

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