Engineering Assembly Technician

Date: Feb 21, 2021

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: 64123 

Job Description

When you join our team in Cedar Rapids, you'll join a uniquely collaborative, multi-discipline engineering community who support each other working across our domestic design centers creating cutting edge products for global markets. You'll be paired with a mentor to help support you as an integral part of a team responsible for creating innovative, custom parts.
In this role you will support the assembly of prototype engineering parts for the Cedar Rapids Product Development teams.  Tasks will include solder assembly, manual picking and placing of semiconductor die and small passive components, connector soldering, custom module, module encapsulation, and custom module assembly. Equipment operation, maintenance and repair of precision machines to perform die attach, SMT component placement, wafer sawing, and material evaluation are also required. Other tasks may include parts kitting/inventory and organization of lab materials. These tasks are a combination of manual assembly and equipment operation and they will involve working with the aid of a microscope and tools for handling very small parts.  This person will work with the prototype team to share and complete these tasks.
Experience with computers using Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Microsoft Outlook. 
Experience with operation of automated and semi-automated electronics assembly equipment and some preventative maintenance of this equipment.
Proficient using hand tools such as tweezers, and soldering irons to perform die pick and place, component placement, connector soldering, and custom microelectronics assembly. 
Experience soldering and printed circuit assembly experience, working from engineering drawings and markups, understanding or training for handling ESD sensitive electronic components, and experience working with the aid of a microscope.



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: Cedar Rapids

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