Senior Quality Engineer

Date: Aug 4, 2022

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: 67057 

Job Description

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY: Develops, evaluates, revises, and applies technical quality assurance protocols/methods to inspect and test in-process raw materials, production equipment, and finished products. Ensures activities and items are in compliance with both company quality assurance standards and applicable government regulations. Performs analysis and identifies trends in the inspection of finished products, in-process materials and bulk raw materials, and recommends corrective actions when necessary. Ensures that established manufacturing inspection, sampling and statistical process control procedures are followed. May assure compliance to in-house and/or external specifications and standards, such as GMPs and ISO regulations. Evaluates and analyzes the efforts in organizing, documenting, and interpreting inspection support documents and records.


  • Work with the Quality Manager to maintain and improvement of the Quality Management System (QMS) to ensure the compliance with Corporate Quality requirements as well as DLA MIL-PRF-19500, 38534, 38535, International Standards (ISO9001) and other applicable quality and regulatory standards.
  • Participate in internal, supplier, and customer audits; Customer complaint process; corrective/preventive action programs; product conformity.
  • Monitor quality metrics and implement corrective action when those metrics do not conform to goals.
  • Investigate and coordinate failure analysis with suppliers and internally to determine root cause, containment and corrective actions.
  • Provide consultation and participate in supplier selection and qualification process.
  • Assist in generating presentations to global customers, suppliers and manufacturing sites.
  • Effectively interact with production and engineering teams to maintain process and product quality.
  • Support document control function.
  • Use quality principles, rules, systems and tools to support improvement activities and workshops through coaching, training and facilitation, with a highly customer centric focus.

Minimum Requirements:

  • BSEE required with 5 years of experience in quality engineering
  • Understanding of semiconductor manufacturing, assembly and test
  • Knowledge of MIL-PRF-38534 and MIL-PRF-19500 specifications a plus.
  • Prior experience working with ISO9001. Knowledge of AS9100 a plus.
  • Prior experience planning and performing audits for supplier site and product qualifications.
  • Ability to travel internationally and domestically to suppliers
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, presentation and project management skills, and perform well under pressure.
  • Ability to work and thrive in a team environment
  • ASQ Certified Quality Engineer is a plus.
  • US Citizen or Green Card Holder




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: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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