Electrical Senior Engineer

Date: Jun 20, 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: 67439 

Job Summary

The candidate will be responsible for the design and development of BAW & SAW filters for mobile handset applications.  The candidate will work with a group of domestic and international filter designers performing modeling, filter design, and device characterization.  The candidate will present design reviews which are expected to demonstrate compliance to the specifications using simulation and measured results.  Detailed performance requirements for the filter design will be created by the system, module, and component engineering groups along with input from the filter designer.  The candidate will interface with the above teams reporting their design progress which would include collecting, tracking and resolving any performance issues.
The Mobile Solutions (MSB) team at Skyworks develops industry-leading, highly integrated solutions for next generation mobile platforms supporting the world’s leading smartphone manufacturers.  Our design engineers have diverse expertise and utilize a broad range of technologies (SOI, silicon CMOS, GaAs, IPD, BAW, TC-SAW and pHEMT) to create differentiated transmit and receive products including high performance LNAs, couplers, power amplifiers, antenna switch modules, digital/analog controllers, passive matching and acoustic filtering for leading-edge 3GPP standards. Skyworks’ MSB team is an ideal place for motivated engineers who enjoy collaboration in a fast-paced environment and designing industry breakthrough solutions for mobile and 5G applications.

Job Requirements

The candidate must be experienced in BAW and/or SAW filter design.  He or she must understand the basic device physics, has the ability to develop and use advanced modeling techniques to design filters and be able to translate between the model, simulation, physical implementation, and the measured performance of a device.  This job also requires an expertise in simulation tools, RF device characterization techniques and associated test equipment.  This person must have good communication skills, be able to break down complex problems, set priorities, report progress and execute to a schedule.

Preferred:  The candidate should possess an MS degree with 5 years of relavant experience or PhD with 3 years of relavant experience. The candidate should have experience in developing filter and duplexer designs for mobile handset applications.  Critical skill set should include: 1) filter design 2) model creation 3) hands-on experience with RF measurements and characterization and 4) expertise in various CAD tools such as HFSS, ADS and Cadence.  Experience in RF and microwave PA/LNA design, module development, and large-signal circuit design would be valuable.





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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