Staff Applications Engineer

Date: Jan 18, 2023

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: 70319 

Job Description


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



The typical base pay range for this role across the U.S. is currently USD $108,500$206,400 per year. Starting base pay will depend on relevant experience and skills, training and education, business needs, market demands, the ultimate job duties and requirements, and work location. Skyworks has different base pay ranges for different work locations in the U.S. Benefits include access to healthcare benefits (including a premium-free medical plan option), a 401(k) plan and company match, an employee stock purchase plan, paid time off (including vacation, sick/wellness, parental leave), among others. Employees are eligible to participate in an incentive plan, and certain roles are also eligible for additional awards, including recognition and stock. These incentives and awards are based on individual and/or company performance.


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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