Design Engineer - Module

Date: Sep 3, 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: 69251 

Job Description

Skyworks Irvine design center is seeking a Module Design Engineer. This designer will be responsible for design and development of highly integrated cellular front end receiver modules incorporating active and passive devices leading to high volume production ramp for mobile markets. He/She should have experience in RF & 3D EM modeling and simulation of complete module, cellular front-end architecture and specifications, tuning and bench evaluation of front-end module parameters like gain, NF, linearity, input/output matching and stability. Familiarity with silicon RFIC design, packaging techniques and substrate technologies like LTCC, laminate and IPD is required. Customer interaction skills and good verbal and communication skills are required. Should have experience with complete cycle of development for high-performance, high-volume semiconductor products. 


Job Requirements:


BS in Electrical Engineering w/ minimum of 5 years experience; 


MS preferred w/ minimum of 3 years experience


Experience with MCM design & layout, evaluation boards and bench testing and debugging.


(1) Microsoft Office - Powerpoint, Excel, Word
(2) Experience with design simulation tool or equivalent - Agilent ADS, HFSS, APD, Capture, Cadence, Orcad
(3) Product Realization Process (PRP) - General understanding of how to take a project from concept to production.
(4) Knowledge of Design Architecture - Experience and familiarity with wireless transceiver architectures, system requirements, standards, receiver and transmitter chain sub-blocks
(5) Knowledge of test parameters and test equipment - Experience and familiarity with testing, evaluation and debugging RF, analog and mixed-signal module designs in a lab environment. Should be proficient in use of network analyzer, spectrum analyzer, signal generators, oscilloscope.
(6) Device or Product Characterization Knowledge - Good knowledge and understanding of laminate, LTCC, IPD, wirebonding, WLCSP techniques, SMT components. Expertise in on-die and in-module RF coupling mechanisms, isolation techniques and shielding methods is required.

Good communication skills and teamwork is a must to be able to work in a fast-paced product development environment





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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