RF Test Engineer 2

Date: Jan 8, 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: 63242 

Job Description

 • Designs, develops, and implements cost-effective methods of RF characterization tests for Power Amplifiers, FEMs, and LNAs.
 • Automating rack-and-stack test setups in a characterization test environment.
 • Investigating and developing RF test solutions. In this role, the candidate will create test plans, automation scripting in SCPI/C++.
 • Evaluate test time and test cost reduction.
 • Investigate new and innovative test solutions. In this role, the candidate may evaluate new test equipment or test methods
 • Create test procedures and documentation for internal use.
 • Read and interpret technical documents, including schematics, datasheets, and test procedures.
• Perform data analysis and Prepare reports using Excel or other tools.   #LI-DB1
 Successful candidate must possess a minimum of BS degree (MS preferred) in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or related science field, and a minimum of one year of working experience in RF test engineering or design is preferred. Ideal candidate should possess the skills below.
 1. Experience with the use of RF test equipment including
    • Spectrum Analyzers
    • Network Analyzers
    • Power meters
    • Signal Generators
    • Load-pull/Tuners
 2. Candidate with experience testing GSM/EDGE/WCDMA/TD-SCDMA/TD-LTE/FDD-LTE measurements at a system or component level is preferred.
 3. Test automation using communication protocols including GPIB, USB, PCI, TCP-IP, RS232
 4. Proficiency with any of the Microsoft Visual Studio programming languages including C, C++, C#
 5. Proficiency in MS-Office tools, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and outlook is a must.



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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