RFIC Design Engineer

Date: May 10, 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: 64078 

Job Description


RFIC Design Engineer is responsible for the design and development of RFICs for mobile handset applications. You will work with a group of analog/RF IC design experts in development of cellular-band ICs that transmit, receive, and/or switch signal to or from antennas. You will interface with design management and module design teams to create the detailed specification, report design progress, and to collect, track, and resolve any performance and circuit design issues.  #LI-DB1

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

Must be experienced in transistor-level PA, LNA, or RF switch design in III-V or Si-based process technology. You must understand the basic device physics, have the ability to develop and use advanced linear and nonlinear models or simulation techniques and be able to translate between the model, simulation, physical implementation, and the measured performance of a device. Good RF and microwave engineering knowledge is required in order to optimize RF performance of the RFIC. This job also requires experience in simulation tools, analog and RF circuit test characterization techniques and equipment. You must have good communication skills, be able to break down complex problems, set priorities, report progress, execute to a schedule, and have strong people skills.

BS and 5 years experience or MS and 3 years, or PhD.

Preferred Skills:

Expert-level experience in using ADS or Cadence IC design tools and hands-on experience with lab measurements and characterization equipment.




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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