Posted: Tuesday, October 24, 2017 12:21 PM
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.
The Skyworks Design Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa is looking for a highly skilled and motivated RF/Analog design engineer to contribute to industry:leading development of Front End (FEM) modules for the fast paced and highly competitive mobile handset market. Candidate will work in a team environment and will provide technical leadership in all phases of product development, including product definition, architecture, system, transistor:level circuit design, MCM design, layout and/or layout supervision, lab debug and production support.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY: Design and develop integrated circuits and modules for electronic equipment and other hardware systems. This design engineer position will focus on development of front:end receiver circuitry including Low Noise Amplifiers, RF switches, and RF filters.
-BSEE degree with 8 years of experience (MSEE or PhD preferred) designing RF integrated circuits, including low noise amplifiers and RF switches.
-Strong knowledge of semiconductors, analog circuits, RF design fundamentals, wireless systems and electromagnetics.
-Understanding of design parameters and concepts including gain, noise figure, S parameters, impedance matching, stability, P1dB, IIP3, IMD ..
-Solid understanding of receiver circuits such as LNA, mixer, switch, bias, bandgap, LDO, op amps etc.
-Experience designing with CMOS/bipolar/SOI devices and models.
-Experience and performing non:linear RF simulations using Cadence RF Spectre ADE XL and Keysight ADS
-Working knowledge and experience performing electromagnetic simulations and parasite extractions using Cadence PEX/EMX using Ansys HFSS and EMX
-Familiarity and experience using RF test equipment including spectrum analyzer, vector network analyzer, noise figure meter, and impedance tuner.
-Proficiency in MS:Powerpoint/Excel/Word
-Position requires good communication/presentation skills, and an ability to mentor less experienced engineers.
Skyworks is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting diversity in the workplace.
• Location: Cedar Rapids
• Post ID: 17026722 cedarrapids