Electrical Principal Engineer

Date: Nov 16, 2022

Location: Cork, C, IE

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: 65619 

Job Description


Skyworks Solutions is seeking an Principal RFIC designer for its Diversified Analog Solutions business unit at its location in Cork, Ireland.  This candidate will assist in the concept, design, integration, and delivery of complex multichip RFIC-based wireless module solutions for 5G, IOT and WiFi applications.  The candidate will be involved in all aspects of product realization and work with an extended cross-site team to validate and deliver high-performance RF products to high volume markets. 
* Design of multi-function RFICs with power amplifier, LNA, Switch, & Filter content for wireless applications up to 7GHz.
* Work with a variety of technologies including SOI, SiGe,CMOS, GaAs HBT and PHEMT to implement innovative RF circuitry to support wireless product offerings 
* Hand’s on design responsibility including overview of detailed IC layout, lab evaluation, and back-fitting of designs.
* Presentation of detailed design reviews including all aspects of design:  IC, Package, EM, & Thermal.
* Support customer related issues and responses as needed.
* Communicate with employees at all levels in the organization and be able to demonstrate excellent problem solving, data analysis, and critical thinking skills.
Job Requirements:
* Bachelors degree with minimum 12 years-experience in IC design or MS+8 or /Ph.D with 5 years minimum design experience.
* RF Design/simulation expertise with Cadence tools including ADE-L
* Strong knowledge of RF circuit architectures and design tradeoffs such as PA’s, LNA’s, and Switches.
* Experience with device bias design techniques and fundamentals of analog circuit design.
* Working knowledge of IC layout techniques & considerations in a Cadence Virtuoso environment.
* Demonstrated expertise with at least one major EM tool for full IC + Module level simulation.
* History of delivering production products and familiarity with key stages in the product development process
* Understanding of ESD protection techniques
* Ability to generate clear technical presentations and data summaries.
* Additional/optional desirable skills include:  Experience with Keysight ADS simulator.







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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