Posted: Friday, January 26, 2018 4:09 AM
Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
is empowering the wireless networking revolution. Our highly innovative analog semiconductors are connecting people, places and things spanning a number of new and previously unimagined applications. We possess broad technology capabilities and one of the most complete product portfolios in the industry. Our customers are global industry leaders who are driving innovative platforms that are changing the way we all live, work and play. Our global team collaborates daily to create the semiconductors the world relies on. If youre looking for a challenging and exciting career in a fast:paced environment, Skyworks offers a variety of roles in an environment that promotes prompt decision making, uninhibited sharing of best practices and individual ownership. Here, youll find minimal layers of management, open communication and mutual trust and respect.
This position is for an RF Design Engineer in the Advanced Mobile Solutions (AMS) Division in Skyworks Newbury Park, CA design center. The candidate will be part of a design engineering group in support of high:volume power amplifier products and sub:systems for cellular handset applications. As a Skyworks AMS employee you have the chance to have a uniquely large impact on the success of the company. The successful candidate will possess a strong understanding of RF circuit design, analog circuit design and firm grasp of electromagnetic theory. The candidate must be a driven and committed team player. Our RF Power Amplifier/Circuit Design designers are responsible for designing and simulating all active and passive aspects of power amplifier module designs. In addition to simulations, the candidate is expected to prototype the design and optimize it in the lab. The candidate is also expected to support transition of the design from concept to full volume production. LI:DB1
The responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:
o Working with a senior engineer to design RF Power Amplifiers with matching circuits
o Co:simulating power amplifier designs with MCM
o Co:simulating with extracted EM die models
o Analysis and optimization of designs with different HBT Epi
o Performing lab testing using RF test equipment and analyzing/summarizing the data
o Conducting Design Reviews
Software Tools Used are:
o Ansoft HFSS,
o Agilent ADS and Momentum
o Microsoft Office/Outlook
Hardware Tools Used are:
o Network Analyzers
o Spectrum Analyzers
o Signal Generators
o Digital Receivers
o RF Probe Stations
o Preferred MSEE or PhD with emphasis in RF and Power amplifier theory or equivalent.
o Hands on experience in MCM artwork, EM simulation and lab debug and tuning.
o Strong circuit simulation skills utilizing Agilent ADS/GoldenGate/spectreRF and 2.5/3D EM tools such as Momentum, Sonnet or HFSS.
o Solid understanding of RF concepts such as impedance matching, impedance transformation, distributed systems, passive RLC and resonant circuits, noise, linearity, bandwidth and stability.
o Design experience utilizing high efficiency techniques such as Doherty, Envelope Tracking, etc...
o Strong lab skills in RF debug and product characterization.
o A self:starter and team player with ability to learn on the job.
o Strong desire and commitment to take product from concept to volume production.
o Good communication skills both verbal and written.
o Power Amplifier design/ tape out experience
Skyworks is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting diversity in the workplace.
• Location: newbury park, Ventura
• Post ID: 157341282 la