Analog/RF Layout Design Summer Intern

Date: Nov 16, 2022

Location: Cedar Rapids, IA, 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: 68169 

Job Description

Layout Intern will work closely with design engineers in the layout and verification of RF and analog integrated circuits for wireless consumer electronic products. Position requires remote interfacing with domestic and international design engineering and layout teams, in multiple design centers, across multiple time zones. The internship is based at our Cedar Rapids, IA design center.

Job Requirements

  • Currently enrolled student pursuing an Associates or Bachelors degree in Engineering or related field
  • Must commit to Summer Internship term:  May/June - August
  • Block level layout and floor planning required
  • Ability to prepare layout data for release
  • Possess basic understanding of CMOS and SOI semiconductor processes and how the physical layout can affect circuit performance of circuits like switches
  • Proven ability to perform layout vs. schematic (LVS) and design rule checks using the Cailbre verification tool and read electrical schematics and netlists
  • Proven experience and competent in using the following tools: Cadence and Calibre
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written
  • A self-starter and team player with ability to learn on the job



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.

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