Director, Packaging Engineering

Date: Jan 14, 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: 66673 

Director, Packaging Engineering


The Director, Packaging Engineering  will report to the Sr. Director of Packaging Engineering  and will be based in Irvine, California. The successful candidate for this position will lead a team of engineers responsible for the packaging for high performance packaging development.  The candidate will help build and implement the long-term strategy to ensure that Skyworks becomes and remains an industry leader in this area. They will work cross functionally and across Skyworks.   The Director, Packaging Engineering is expected to develop annual goals and strategic direction for the packaging organization.   The Director, Packaging Engineering will identify and drive efficiencies and utilization of the commercialization process, the lifecycle of products, and the overall manufacturing capability of Skyworks operations across the global networks. Responsibilities Include:
• Design, qualification and implementation of packaging designs
• Pursue packaging technologies that will drive innovation and gain efficiencies in the network 
• Consistently deliver results aligned with departmental and program goals.
• Drive continuous improvement in the packaging processes from project initiation through launch as well as life cycle management
• Develop and maintain a robust team of engineers, with sophisticated degrees and experience in packaging engineering that are professionally and technically proficient.
• Be a role model in living the Skyworks values and leadership attributes.
• Identify resource requirements to deliver on program portfolio and negotiate resource assignments from leadership.
• Deliver progress reports and presentations ensuring that management is aware of the current status, progress and future needs within Packaging Operations.
• Identify and ensure area of responsibility aligns with the most current standards and company policies. • Provide leadership and mentorship to ensure consultants, contract manufacturers, and external business partners align with business standards and requirements.


Basic Qualifications:

Master's degree in Engineering, Science or related technological field with 10 years of work experience, with previous experience in the Semiconductor area.
10 years of Packaging Engineering experience AND 5 years of managerial experience directly managing people and/or leadership experience leading teams, projects, programs or directing the allocation of resources





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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