Industrial Engineer 2

Date: Nov 14, 2023

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: 71741 

Job Description


Skyworks is looking for an Industrial Engineer to join our team in Newbury Park, CA.
As an Industrial Engineer, you'll be working on a broad range of projects to support the tactical and strategic goals of a Wafer Fab within a functional area. You'll be interacting with cross functional teams in all areas of our wafer fabrication including Supply Chain Operations, Customer Logistics, Finance, and Engineering. This is an exciting time to join this team, both from a learning and a career perspective: In this position, you'll will help drive continuous improvement opportunities to improve the KPIs' of the company. You'll also have an opportunity to lead cross-functional teams to make improvements for processes and procedures. To be successful in this position you need to convey professional image with the ability to lead, manage, and communicate to all levels of associates in a team environment.  You'll need to have strong analytical problem-solving skills to identify factory bottlenecks, optimize WIP flow and tool utilization, and improving overall equipment effectiveness. You thrive in fast-paced operations with the ability to handle several challenges at the same time, have excellent organizational, project management, and people skills.  In this position, you'll spearhead identifying and anticipating problems and opportunities for improvement, and then implementing solutions to improve the existing processes.

Job Responsibilities


To excel in meeting the company's objectives, you're expected to take a high energy approach to managing a large volume of work and competing priorities and leverage strong personality and leadership abilities to model a sense of urgency and accountability to high standards. 

  • Developing capacity models using mathematical modeling to calculate/predict both short  &  long term capital requirements for the wafer fab.
  • Plan and implement capital projects to support capacity and new technology requirements

  • Workstation setup and optimization

  • Maximize constraint tool productivity

  • Perform capital equipment throughput analysis

  • Improve equipment utilization and OEE

  • Plant layout optimization using AutoCAD


  • BS in Industrial Engineering is a must, Masters is preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of Industrial Engineering concepts, practices, and principles
  • Exemplary communication skills (verbal, interpersonal, written)
  • Excellent Project Management, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to use software models to solve problems.    
  • Proficiency in Python, Excel VBA, SQL, Power BI and AUTOCAD desired
  • Must be a strong team player, detail oriented, and perform well under pressure




The typical base pay range for this role across the U.S. is currently USD $74,800$135,400 per year. Starting base pay will depend on relevant experience and skills, training and education, business needs, market demands, the ultimate job duties and requirements, and work location. Skyworks has different base pay ranges for different work locations in the U.S. Benefits include access to healthcare benefits (including a premium-free medical plan option), a 401(k) plan and company match, an employee stock purchase plan, paid time off (including vacation, sick/wellness, parental leave), among others. Employees are eligible to participate in an incentive plan, and certain roles are also eligible for additional awards, including recognition and stock. These incentives and awards are based on individual and/or company performance.


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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