SKYWORKS SOLUTIONS INC RF/PA Design Engineer in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa

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: 48191RF/PA Design EngineerSkyworks Cedar Rapids design center is seeking engineering talent with expertise in RF/microwave, RFIC design, and PA product development.The successful candidate will be part of a multi-discipline team developing PA, RF switches, front-end modules for the high volume and fast paced cellular handset market. Candidates will have opportunities to participate in all phases of product development, including product definition, architecture, system, transistor-level circuit design, MCM design, layout/layout supervision, lab debug and production support.Job Requirements:A Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering and 2 years industry experience required. (1) Relevant experience in PA, RF switches design or multi-chip module (MCM) design including filter and matching networks to support fully integrated front end module designs. (2) Strong circuit simulation skills utilizing Agilent ADS/GoldenGate/spectreRF and 2.5/3D EM tools such as Momentum, Sonnet or HFSS. (3) Solid understanding of RF concepts such as impedance matching, impedance transformation, distributed systems, passive RLC and resonant circuits, noise, linearity, bandwidth and stability. (4) Lab skills in RF debug and product characterization. (5) A self starter and team player with strong desire to learn on the job. (6) Strong desire and commitment to take product from concept to volume production. (7) Good communication skills both verbal and written.Additional Preferred Skills:A Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering preferred.(1) Hands on experience in PCB layout, EM simulation and lab debug and tuning.(2) Good understanding of RF systems and familiarity with cellular standards(3) Solid understanding of device and process technologies.The Advanced Mobile Solutions (AMS) team at Skyworks develops industry-leading, highly integrated solutions for next generation mobile platforms supporting the world's leading smartphone manufacturers. Our design engineers have diverse expertise and utilize a broad range of technologies (SOI, silicon CMOS, GaAs, IPD, TC-SAW and pHEMT) to create differentiated transmit and receive products including high performance LNAs, couplers, power amplifiers, antenna switch modules, digital/analog controllers, passive matching and acoustic filtering for leading edge 3GPP standards. Skyworks' AMS team is an ideal place for motivated engineers who enjoy collaboration in a fast-paced environment and designing industry breakthrough solutions for mobile and 5G applications.Skyworks is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting diversity in the workplace.Nearest Major Market: Cedar RapidsJob Segment: Engineer, Telecom, Telecommunications, Electrical, Network, Engineering, TechnologyEqual Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities