RF PA and Module Design Engineer

Date: May 4, 2021

Location: San Jose, 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: 64455 

RF PA and Module Design EngineerJob Description

Designs and develops RF front-end circuits and modules for cellular applications. The focus could be on one or more of these areas: design and prototype through the production of RF power amplifier, multi-chip module/PCB, and full RF front-end targeting cellular applications.

  • Designs develop, 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.


Job Requirements

- Bachelors of Science (BS) degree required, MSC and Ph.D. preferred 
- Experience with RF power amplifier, multi-chip module/high-speed PCB, RF front-end design, and product development.
- Strong RF fundamentals such as impedance matching, active/passive RF device modeling, resonant circuits, and RF/wireless communication systems.
- Proficiency with circuit simulation tools (such as ADS/GoldenGate/spectreRF) and electromagnetic simulation tools (such as HFSS/EMX/Momentum).
- Experience with RFIC/analog circuit and Antenna design is highly desirable.
- Hands-on experience with lab debugging and RF instruments such as spectrum Analyzers and Network Analyzers.
- Strong communication and problem-solving skills. Capable of working closely with cross-function teams, including test engineers, product engineers, application engineers, program managers, and marketing.
- Knowledge of common wireless communication standards in the cellular handset market is highly desirable.



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.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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