Electrical Senior Engineer

Date: Feb 19, 2021

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: 63599 

RFIC Designer

Skyworks is seeking a RFIC Designer to support new product developments for mobile, wireless, and Wi-Fi Front-end Module (FEM) and their sub components. The RFIC Designer will be responsible for designing and evaluating RF front-end components including RF LNA, RF switch, RF power amplifiers, and Wi-Fi FEM products in Si/SiGe/SOI processes, and work with product development team to complete the design and release to production. Experience in RFIC design, RF system, and RF testing are necessary. Candidate must have good knowledge and back ground in RF and Microwave design, IC design, or related.


  • BS with 3 years of RFIC design/test experience or MS degree with strong back ground in RF and Microwave design
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Team player and willingness to work in a fast-pace environment as part of the product development team
  • Experience with design simulation tools such as Cadence, ADS, and EM simulations tools (HFSS, Sonnet, Momentum, EMX, Ansys)
  • Strong RFIC, MMIC design experience (simulation, layout, engineering evaluation) in Silicon, SiGe, or SOI process
  • Understanding of Product Realization Process (PRP)
  • Experience in RF testing and RF test setup for evaluating RF product

Requirements (cont'):

  • Hands on experience of lab equipments including RF signal generators, oscilloscopes, power amplifiers, filters, duplexers, diplexers, spectrum analyzer, power sensors, and VNAs
  • Knowledgeable of RF system parameters such as insertion loss, attenuation, return loss, harmonics, IMD, P1dB, NF, switching speed, IIP2/3
  • Experience with RF design such as impedance matching, tuning, probe testing
  • Knowledge in RF evaluation board design
  • Knowledge in RF system (Wi-Fi and 2/3/4/5G cellular system, link budget, digital communications, digital modulation techniques)
  • Knowledge of device or product characterization
  • Knowledge in package designing and simulation for RF product
  • Proficient in data summary and presentation using Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint




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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