Electrical Staff Engineer

Date: Jan 12, 2022

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: 67011 

Job Description

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY: Designs, develops, modifies and evaluates electronic parts, components or integrated circuitry for electronic equipment and other hardware systems. Determines design approaches and parameters. Analyzes equipment to establish operating data, conducts experimental tests and evaluates results. Selects components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability. May also review vendor capability to support product development.

Position Summary:
The successful candidate will possess a strong understanding of electromagnetic and RF, and be a driven, committed team player.
Our EM/RF designers are responsible for designing and simulating all passive aspects of power amplifier module designs including low-loss output matching networks, high-directivity couplers, harmonic filters, multiplexers and high isolation layouts.

Our RF/EM Design Engineers will improve design of passive RF circuit designs in a fast-paced team environment. There is a heavy emphasis to work closely with PA/SOI/Filter design engineers to produce optimal co-design results.
The responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:
Designing semi-lumped RF matching networks in a PCB environment
Designing high-isolation laminate layouts to support high-rejection SAW and BAW filters
Co-designing and simulating power amplifier, switch and LNA designs
Participating and conducting design reviews
Generating circuit specifications
Performing lab testing using RF test equipment
The circuit blocks involved in a typical product development include:
Power Amplifiers

Low Noise Amplifiers
SAW/BAW Duplexers & High-Q RF Filters
Job Requirements:
BSEE with 5 years experience or MSEE with 3 years or PhD with emphasis in RF and EM background
Innovative problem solver
A passion to win/contribute
Ability to work in, and thrive in, a team environment
Lab experience using network analyzer
RF/EM design experience
Power amplifier knowledge is a plus








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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