Applications Engineering Co-Op 1

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Date: Jun 20, 2019

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: 49978 

The Applications Engineering Co-Op will serve as a technical resource for the application engineering team to serve customers, sales team, marketing team and design engineering team. The Co-Op will be involved in activities such as device matching, bench testing and evaluation and finishing up with a comprehesive report that can be provided to an end customer. Additionally, the Co-Op may be involved in board design using Orcad or other design tools including using Keysight ADS to run simulations. He/She will report to a senior applications engineering mentor and will produce weekly status updates that will be shared during the apps enginering weekly meeting.


Daily Tasks

•Bench test and characterization

•Create custom matching circuits for customer application

•Publish reports and findings

•Create evaluation boards using CAD tools



  • Must be currently enrolled studying electrical engineering (or similar) pursuing a MS (preferred) or BA/BS degree
  • We will not consider candidates who’ve already graduated
  • Familiar with key 3GPP standards
    • WCDMA Standards
    • LTE Standards
  • Familiarity with device RF matching
  • Familiarity with load pull measurements
  • Will be trained to run IR-scan measurements
  • Familiarity with key RF bench testing and equipment use
  • Must be proactive and improve test benches and provide feedback for test procedures and test program
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products including word, PowerPoint, outlook and excel



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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