Applications Principal Engineer

Date: Jun 11, 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: 67383 

Job Description

Applications Engineer

Location: Irvine, CA

In this customer-facing position, you will be joining successful and energetic Mobile Solution Business at Skyworks, preferred location Irvine, CA.  As an Applications Engineer you'll work as a bridge between our customers and engineering teams . You will be supporting power amplifiers PA and front end modules for the mobile phone and automotive markets.  You will have the opportunity to work and learn from some of the brightest engineers in the industry.

What we are looking for:

We're looking for Applications Engineer with through in-depth RF front end modules knowledge in Mobile and Automotive markets. You'll provide both pre-sales and post-sales technical support to the Skyworks' sales staff and customers. You will also provide support in a pre-sales through post-sales capacity, such as product capability assessment, installation, troubleshooting and repair, preventative maintenance, and upgrades. Our Applications Engineer also develops product specifications and applications usable by our customers and works with product marketing team on identifying business feasibility.

Day to day activities include following but not limited to:

•Application design support over the phone for compliance to industry standards and customer production robustness

•Automotive application support for automotive industry standards and related documentation

•Evaluation board/radio system hardware design

•Verification and evaluation of products in development for compliance to device and system level requirements

•Writing datasheet and application notes

•Assist in troubleshooting and resolution of device production issues

•Working with customers and internal teams to define device level requirements and perform system tradeoff analysis

•Application design support activities could include schematic design, PCB layout, troubleshooting and testing of customer phones & RF modules for automotive and collection of relevant performance data to meet customer design needs.

Job Requirements

•Minimum a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, or related specialization.

•Candidate with Master’s Degree qualifications are welcomed to apply.

•Minimum 8 years of relevant experience in wireless handset application of power amplifiers in GSM/EDGE/WCDMA/LTE/5GNR systems.

•Experience in RF PCB design, test and troubleshooting of RF circuits, and RF systems analysis.

•Strong theoretical background in RF systems design and Regulatory Qualification.





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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