Engineering Technician 6 Lead

Date: Sep 2, 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: 64057 

Job Description

Job Description
Skyworks Solutions seeks an RF characterization technician or entry level engineer who will play a key role in the development of Skyworks' SAW/BAW and MEMs technologies. This technician/engineer will operate advanced metrology systems including acoustic vibrometers and thermal imagers and numerous other homemade RF measurement systems to support the characterization of MEMs devices. The ideal candidate will have deep knowledge in the testing of semiconductor and/or MEMs devices and test methodologies required by such devices. The candidate will have the ability to function effectively in a multi-cultural, multi-geographic environment and must also be able to collaborate well with other engineers to achieve divisional objectives. 
Key Responsibilities: 
• Operate wide range of metrology and RF characterization systems.
• Write and/or modify control code to automate such systems.
• Communicate both verbally and through email regularly to report on progress/results.
• Conduct numerous characterizations needed by worldwide teams to analyze and improve BAW/SAW devices and filters and MEMs devices.
Required Skills:
• Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering, or equivalent training.
• 3-5 years of relevant advanced Analog/Mix-Signal or RF characterization experience.
• A proven track record as a team player on an engineering team, preferably with experience functioning effectively in a multi-cultural, multi-geographic engineering environment.
• Experience in performing S-parameters, power, & loadpull types of measurements of RF devices using instruments as network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, IV tracers, and experience calibrating such systems.
• Experience with miscellaneous RF equipment including sma cabling, amplifiers, combiners, circulators, couplers, attenuators, etc.
• Experience assembling multi-component RF systems from a block diagram. 
• Able to operate in a highly demanding lab environment while generating high quality work product. 
• Demonstrated strong communication /presentation skills.

Preferred Skills:
• Strong skills in data analytics to control equipment -- programming & scripting.





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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