Co-Op 2

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Date: Apr 12, 2019

Location: Ottawa, ON, CA

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: 50176 

Job Summary:

The RF Applications Engineering Co-Op role sits within an existing applications team supporting Skyworks products which are sold to customers around the world. The Co-Op will join a highly trained and motivated team of applications engineers with over 100 years of combined experience. The Co-Op will be exposed to many different technical disciplines through their real-world projects and tasks, such as system engineering, semiconductor processing, packaging technology, RF test engineering, ATE test engineering and semiconductor qualifications, just to name a few. 


The products supported by this team, include, but are not limited to:

1. Front End Modules for WiFi and mmW applications

2. RF Power Amplifiers

3. RF Low Noise Amplifiers

4. RF Switches

5. Analog control circuits



 Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist Applications team with customer specific testing across frequency and power levels
  • Utilize various RF tools to conduct RF measurements in an engineering lab environment
  • Run product simulations in ADS to assist customers with optimizing their systems with their Skyworks product
  • Evaluate portfolio products listed above on custom designed evaluation boards
  • Work with RF Designers, Project managers and Product Engineers as part of new product development
  • Assist in product documentation
  • Create customer presentations explaining complex concepts


    Job Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled in a MS or BA/BS program studying Electrical Engineering, or similar
  • Must be returning to school following this Co-Op assignment
  • Able to commit to the Summer/Fall Co-Op program which runs from June, 2019 to June 2020
  • Successfully completed at least one course in RF / Microwave Technology or Wireless Technologies
  • Experience with VNA's, spectrum analyzers, noise figure meters, power meters, etc.
  • Exposure to and experience with using ADS simulation tool
  • Interest in the RF/Microwave/Antenna/Wireless Technology field
  • Proficient with Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal



Skyworks is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting diversity in the workplace.

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