Sr. Principal Electrical Engineer

Date: Sep 21, 2022

Location: Irvine, CA, US

Company: Skyworks


Are you looking for the next step to advance your career in the world of audio technology?
Skyworks is seeking team members to help innovate market-specific mixed-signal system on chips (SoCs) for audio and voice applications spanning smart speakers and microphones, wired/wireless headsets, virtual assistants and intelligent gaming controllers.  Our advanced audio, voice, speech and artificial intelligent solutions combine breakthrough ultra-low power analog circuits, highly efficient power management systems and custom hardware accelerators to enable smart acoustic signal processing and AI functionality.  Come be part of a team that is changing the way the world communicates and who is at the forefront of audio and voice technology innovation!  Our proprietary technology achieves the highest level of integration in the industry and sets a new performance standard for low power consumption and minimal footprint.

Requisition ID: 65993 

Your Role

We are a passionate and dedicated team of world-class analog, mixed-signal and digital designers committed to building the next generation of ASoCs. This position is for an experienced and equally passionate Analog Designer interested in excellent personal and professional growth opportunities.

Location Flexibility:  OR, CA, TX, NC

You will work with a dedicated team on the implementation, including architecture, modeling, design, simulation and characterization, of building blocks of radio transceivers, power management and audio codecs to be included on sub-45nm CMOS SOCs.  You will apply system and circuit expertise to meet block specifications for radio performance, power consumption, and system features.  You may need to invent new approaches to solving design problems.  You will work with layout designers to guide and optimize their implementation of your blocks.  You will plan and conduct or direct post-silicon characterization, and work with production test engineers to develop efficient manufacturing tests.  

This position requires an individual skilled in making architectural and circuit implementation decisions

You will interface with other engineering teams within the business unit, including your digital and firmware design counterparts for SOCs.

Flawless execution, with a sense of urgency is key, but also to be an “out of the box” thinker, to find innovative solutions to our customer’s problems

Your Profile

BSEE + 8 years work experience or MSEE + 6 years or PhD + 3 years 
RF theory and mixed-signal architectures
Proven track record of design for exceptional performance in analog/RF and mixed-signal circuits and systems, with a special emphasis on RF circuits: 
Digital Power Amplifiers, Polar and Cartesian Transmitters, RF synthesizers, LNAs, Mixers
Extensive experience in the Cadence design environment, laboratory methodologies and analog layout methodologies
Experience with RF/EM simulation tools:  VeloceRF EMX, ADS, HFSS
Experience in system-level modeling and simulation in Matlab, VerilogA, Virtuoso AMS, System Verilog, etc.
Strong awareness of current industry solutions to typical design problems
Experienced in producing detailed technical specifications, reports and documentation
Professional, open and highly self-motivated attitude
Ideally you are also experienced in:
Experience in data converters, including continuous and discrete time delta-sigma modulators (CTDSMs)
Hands-on design in sub-45nm CMOS
Low-power circuit architectures and methodologies
Power converter design

Why Join Us

We passionately believe that by working at Skyworks AI Solutions, you will be joining the brightest, most diverse and ambitious talent in the Semiconductor Industry. You will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on execution, 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. We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and want to invite you to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates. #LI-DB1



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: Irvine California
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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