mmWave Validation Engineer

Date: Jun 29, 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: 66397 

Job Summary

As mmWave/RF Validation Engineer, you'll be responsible for bench test, test  automation, performance validation, data collection and formatting for complex mmWave/RF front-end modules.  You will interface with design engineers, product engineers, and test engineers to validate module performance across various test conditions, debug, create compliance matrices and test reports, and present data.  Additional responsibilities include eval board design, preparing samples for customers, creating test specs, datasheets, trimming specs, characterization plans, and customer data packages.


When you join our team in Irvine, you’ll join 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’ll be paired with a mentor to help support you as an integral part of a team.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

•Good understanding of RF parameters like Gain, NF, intermod, VSWR, S-parameters, load and source pull systems.
•Experience and familiarity with cellular systems, bands, test, 2G/3G/4G/5G related specs.
•Experience in mmWave design and testing.
•Experience and familiarty with testing, evaluation and debugging RF, analog, and mixed signal IC designs in a lab environment.  Should be proficient in the use of network analyzer, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, oscilloscope.
•GPIB based test automation.
•Experience setting up and running bench and automated test setups with signal generators, spectrum analyzers, noise figure meters, network analyzers, oscilloscopes, temperature chambers, tunable filters, and associated equipment.
•Experience working with evaluation boards and automated test setups including board-level rework.
•A self-starter and team player with a strong desire to learn on the job.
•Good communication and presentation skills.
•BS and 5 years, MS and 3 years experience; MS preferred.





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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