Applications Staff Engineer

Date: Jan 12, 2021

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: 63471 

Job Description

As a member of the applications engineering team at Skyworks, you’ll be working with a dream team of professionals from Sales, Marketing and Development teams supporting customers in different parts of the country and different parts of the globe.  We need engineers with extensive technical background in low noise amplifiers, power amplifiers and RF switches in cellular infrastructure market and the emerging 5G technologies.  Broad knowledge and experience in different cellular technologies is required.  In this position, you will cultivate relationships with key customers to design in Skyworks products in customer designs and Skyworks partner reference designs. We are looking for someone who is a proactive self-starter, able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a technical-focus and getting design wins at both new and existing customers.


Work activities to include

- Verification and evaluation of Skyworks products for compliance to customer requirements as well as industry specification
- Provide customer support in troubleshooting and resolution of device implementation related challenges
- Work with quality group to resolve customer quality issues

- Support sales and marketing in new product introduction (may require domestic/international travel)

- Provide training for Skyworks sales, sales representative and distributors application design support activities could include schematic design, PCB layout, troubleshooting.

- Datasheet and application note publication

Minimum Job Requirements:
1.Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering
2.Proficient in the use of basic RF equipment such as spectrum analyzer, signal generators, network analyzer and similar tools.
3.Must have strong written and verbal skills in English
4.Strong user of Microsoft Office (Power point, Excel, etc)
5.Familiarity with design simulation tool or equivalent
6.RF Circuit design knowledge and layout requirements

Preferred Job Requirements
1.Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering
2.Highly desirable to have experience with LTE, 5G and other technologies.
3.Must have worked on RF components such as low noise amplifiers, power amplifiers and RF switches as part of an overall system.
4.Knowledge of RF PCB design, test and troubleshooting of RF circuits, and RF systems analysis.
5.Strong theoretical background in RF systems.
6.The job requires approximately 25% travel within and outside of US.




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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