Electrical Staff Engineer

Date: Apr 27, 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: 63370 

mmWave IC Design Engineer

The Role:  The designer will be responsible for design of active and passive RF front-end circuits for mm-wave bands within the context of wireless communications systems.  The Candidate will be expected to innovate and work in a fast pace market to help to define and realize products for next generation wireless communication systems.

Job Requirements: 

  • BS degree and 8+ years’ experience is required. MS or PhD preferred in the area of analog RF / mm-wave IC design.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills (written and verbal) and the ability to work effectively with other members of the product development team.
  • Deep understanding of RF and microwave theories and concepts, such as S-parameters, transmission lines, couplers, dividers and …
  • You should have deep understanding of all or many of the following:
    • Experience in design, analysis and implementation of mm-wave high efficiency, wideband linear PAs and LNAs.
    • Experience in design, analysis and implementation of RF / mm-wave switches.
    • Experience in design, analysis and implementation of frequency converters, oscillators and  
    • Deep understanding of semiconductor technologies for RF / mm-wave applications, including SOI, SiGe BiCMOS, CMOS and etc.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of RF and wireless front-end components, systems and various transceiver architectures.
  • Understanding and insight into mm-wave packaging and modeling.
  • Proficient using RF / mm-wave design tools such as, Cadence ADE, Keysight ADS, EMX, ADS Momentum, HFSS, etc


The following qualifications are desirables, but not required:

  • Experience in design, analysis and implementation of analog / biasing circuitries, including LDOs, bandgap references, op-amps and ESD structures.
  • Experienced in RF / mm-wave test equipment and measurements.
  • Experienced in design of integrated analog circuits such as, bandgap, LDO, opamps, ESD structures, etc.




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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