RFIC Design Engineer

Date: Sep 8, 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: 69014 

Job Description

This person will be responsible for developing LNA and RF Switches for RF front end applications. As an RFIC designer you will be responsible for the analysis, design, simulation and development of RF LNA and SW IPs for next generation mobile devices using SOI technologies. The Candidate will be expected to innovate and work in a fast pace market to help to define and realize products.

Job requirements:

Bachelors Degree with 8 to 10 years of RFIC Design Experience

University level course work in Microwaves and RFIC design including LNA, PA, switches, filters, matching networks and T lines

Strong communication and presentation skills (written and verbal) and the ability to work effectively with other members of the product development team

Deep understanding of RF and microwave theories and concepts, such as S-parameters, transmission lines, couplers, distributed systems, passive RLC and resonance, noise, linearity, stability

Deep understanding of device physics, modelling and process technologies

Proficient using RF design tools such as Cadence ADE, Keysight ADS, EMX, ADS Momentum, HFSS, etc

Understanding and insight into packaging and modeling

A self starter with a strong desire to learn on the job

Preferred Requirements:

Master's degree with 6 years experience in RFIC design

Experience with four SOI tape outs from concept to production

Familiarity with RF communication systems and transceiver architectures

Hands on lab measurement experience

Understanding or experience in Analog design of regulators, bandgap, charge pumps, digital logic design



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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