RF Module Design Engineer

Date: Sep 24, 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: 68903 

Job Summary

Come join our team in Irvine, a uniquely collaborative, multi-discipline engineering community who support each other working across our domestic design centers creating cutting edge products for global markets!

You will be paired with a mentor to help support you as an integral part of a team responsible for designing custom parts.

You will be responsible for design and development of highly integrated cellular front-end Tx/Rx modules incorporating active and passive devices leading to high volume production ramp for mobile markets. You will have opportunities to participate in all phases of product development, including product definition, architecture, system, MCM design, layout, lab debug and production support.

Our culture is designed to promote fast decision making, uninhibited sharing of best practices, and a sense of individual ownership, so we can create unparalleled products and respond quickly to customer needs. These values lead to business agility and customer centricity - essential ingredients for success.

Job Requirements:

  • BS and 8 years or MS and 6 years work experience in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience with design simulation tools or equivalent - Agilent ADS, HFSS, APD, Cadence, Orcad
  • Solid understanding of RF concepts such as impedance matching, impedance transformation, distributed systems, passive RLC and resonant circuits, noise, linearity, bandwidth and stability
  • Knowledge of RF Design Architecture - Experience and familiarity with wireless transceiver architectures, system requirements, standards, receiver and transmitter chain sub-blocks (e.g., LNAs, Switches or Power Amplifiers)
  • 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
  • Relevant experience in PA, RF switches design or multi-chip module (MCM) design including filter and matching networks to support fully integrated front end module designs
  • A self-starter and team player with strong desire to learn on the job
  • Strong desire and commitment to take product from concept to volume production
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written    #LI-DB1



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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