Filter Design/Test Engineer Co-Op

Company Name: Skyworks

Location: Irvine, CA, US - 92602

Overview
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.
Job Description

Job Summary:

This position is for a Filter Design/Test 2021 Winter/Spring Co-Op in the Mobile Solutions Business Unit at the Skyworks Irvine design center as part of a group of filter design engineers in support of high-volume front-end radio modules for cellular handset applications.

The successful candidate will possess a reasonable understanding of electromagnetics, microwave, acoustics, and RF design, and be a driven, committed team player.  Exposure to a lab testing setup and environment including commonly used test equipment like network analyzer, spectrum analyzer, probe station will be useful to perform the required job.

 

Detailed Description:

Our filter design engineers design and simulate SAW and BAW filters and duplexers in a fast-paced team environment. Filter designers work closely with power amplifier (PA) designers, RF switch designers, systems engineers, and other module design engineers to co-design RF modules using a holistic approach.

The filter design engineer’s responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

– Designing BAW- and SAW-based duplexers, quadplexers, and other filters for cellular handset applications

– Electromagnetic modeling of filters in their module environment

– Designing evaluation boards and RF modules or portions thereof for optimal filter performance

– Integrating multiple filters and duplexers together, in combination with RF switches, to facilitate carrier aggregation (CA)

– Assembling, measuring, deembedding, and reporting on the performance of filters and filter modules,

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Software tools used include:

– Ansys HFSS and Mechanical

– Keysight ADS and Momentum

– Cadence SIP and Virtuoso

– Matlab

– Various custom filter design and modeling applications

 

Requirements:

– Currently enrolled in an Electrical Engineering (or related) M.S or Ph.D. program.

– Should have career interest in RF Engineering, filters, microwave acoustics, or RF MEMS

– Should have lab experience, including working with network analyzers and other RF test equipment

– Must have experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook

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.