Failure Analysis Co-Op

Date: Apr 17, 2021

Location: Newbury Park, 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: 63847 

Job Description

*Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate/graduate program to be considered. 

Primary Responsibilities: The primary responsibility of the Failure Analysis Spring Intern is to learn how to perform Semiconductor failure analysis, which includes the following:

  • Visual Inspection
  • X-ray (2D and CT reconstruction)
  • C-SAM
  • IV curve trace
  • Bench testing (DC and RF)
  • Fault isolation
  • Issue Failure Analysis reports
  • Additional projects as assigned

Job Requirements

  • Available from June - November 2021
  • Completed Junior year in an undergraduate Electrical Engineering program, with some RF courses preferred.
  • Must possess excellent skills in problem-solving and demonstrate excellent verbal and written communications.
  • Capable of taking direction from multiple individuals and accomplishing tasks successfully.
  • Must be proficient in MS Office applications.
  • Experience with lab equipment, such as power supplies, curve tracer, and network analyzer is preferred.
  • Experience with database applications is a plus.



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: Ventura
Nearest Secondary Market: Oxnard

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