Acoustic Resonator Modeling Winter/Spring Co-op

Date: Nov 24, 2022

Location: Irvine, CA, 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: 69343 

Job Description

Job Description:

It is a Winter/ Spring Co-Op position from Jan to June 2023

The candidate will participate in the key activities in the technology development of piezoelectric bulk acoustic resonators (BAW) including device characterization, modeling and EDA support. It is a cross-functional role in a collaborative engineering team and will have the opportunity to work with modeling, process, testing and layout engineers. 

Desired location: Irvine, CA

Job Responsibilities:

  • Construct FEM and circuit models in collaboration with other device modeling and circuit design engineers
  • Analyze on-wafer device statistics of key device parameters
  • Propose new ways to design the state-of-the-art BAW devices based on physics-based models and data-driven models


  • Current student pursuing a PhD in engineering
  • Must have the availability to work full-time from Jan to June 2023
  • Proficiency with FEM tools, such as COMSOL
  • Experience with scientific programming using MATLAB and/or Python
  • Ability to process, cleanse and validate the integrity of data to be used for further analysis and experimentation
  • Familiarity with statistics, machine learning techniques and algorithms, and optimization
  • Basic knowledge of solid mechanics or acoustic wave in solids. Knowledge in BAW resonators or RFMEMS resonators will be a plus



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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