Senior Test Engineer

Date: Jan 13, 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: 63694 



Be a member of a high-paced RF test platform team. The primary responsibility of the multi-disciplinary team is developing solutions utilized in internal RF testers, including:

  • Interfacing test instruments to automate measurements,
  • Developing software for programmable logic FPGA's and microcontrollers,
  • Creating software tools using Visual C++ for high-speed operations.


These solutions are engineered around the latest in RF test instrumentation including: Signal Analyzers, Network Analyzers, Signal Generators, Phase Shifters, Tuners, Up/Down converters, etc.


The job entails the compilation of requeriments from tester users and product test requirements/roadmaps to develop effective solutions and strategies.




Analog design concept, transmission line concept, wireless knowledge, semiconductor manufacturing knowledge, familiarity with common lab tools (e.g. soldering iron, Volt meters, Oscilloscopes, etc.), and RF substrate and printed circuit board layouts is necessary..


Desired Qualifications and Experience


  • Preferred working experience with electrical and high frequency (i.e. 50 MHz to 26.5 GHz) measurements.
  • Experience with CDMA/WCDMA, GSM/EDGE, LTE, 5GNR transmit components is desired.
  • High-performance software applications development.
  • Test automation using communication protocols including GPIB, USB, TCP-IP.
  • Proficiency with C++, C# Microsoft Visual Studio programming languages including: multi-threding, parallel processing, interprocess communication, cross-compile and 32-bits/64-bits interoperability.


Essential Qualifications and Experience


  • Working knowledge and experience with Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point, and C++.
  • Statistical Analysis knowledge.



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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Nearest Secondary Market: Oxnard

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