Electronics Product Engineer

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Date: Aug 15, 2019

Location: Milpitas, 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: 50771 

Electronics Product Engineer


Seeking a highly technical, motivated Engineer with Optoelectronics or Electronics Engineering background, for high-reliability component design, development and manufacturing, for space, defense, extreme industrial and medical applications.  Candidates should enjoy working in a highly dynamic, small-team environment where personal ownership and initiative in seeking outside-the-box solutions is fostered.


Experience preferred with the following: electronic component design and packaging for use in high-reliability applications; high-reliability manufacturing, addressing quality and productivity issues; process development and optimization; relevant technical communications with customers and/or vendors; resolution of quality-related issues.


  • Support new component design solutions: design, development, qualification, new product introduction and release to manufacturing.
  • Support production and improve production times, working hands-on with Operations in order to meet on-time delivery and production capacity goals. Coordinate with Quality to ensure product meets stringent MIL-STD and/or other requirements.
  • Review production schedules, engineering specifications, process flows, and other information to understand and improve methods and activities in manufacturing to eliminate inefficiencies and improve throughput.
  • Meet key performance metrics and improve productivity, with focus on reducing hands-on engineering hours per production lot.
  • Generate new and improved processes and manufacturing efficiencies between personnel, machines, materials, and processes.
  • Communicate with customers to support device performance and quality requirements, and delivery schedule needs.
  • Collaborate with Quality to resolve quality issues, including failure analysis, root cause determination, and corrective action.


Minimum Requirements

  • US Citizen or Green Card holder required due to ITAR regulations.
  • BS in Electrical Engineering.
  • 4 years minimum experience in Design, Product, Process or Manufacturing Engineering or equivalent.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and excellent communication and interpersonal skills with complete understanding of manufacturing operations, particularly hermetic assembly and automated testing.  A hands-on approach to seeking solutions is preferred.
  • Background in MIL-STD requirements preferred.  Will consider related background working in medical or automotive industries.
  • Experienced preferred in statistical data analysis, with training in process efficiency standards such as Six Sigma or similar.
  • Experience preferred in optoelectronics component design and/or manufacture, working with optocouplers, BJT transistors, darlingtons / photodarlingtons, photovoltaics, amplifier ICs and/or other similar components.





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.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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