Skyworks SAW Filter Design Co-Op in Greensboro, North Carolina

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Date: Oct 12, 2017

Location: Greensboro, NC, US

Company: Skyworks

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 you're 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, you'll find minimal layers of management, open communication and mutual trust and respect.

Requisition ID: 35804

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is empowering the wireless networking revolution, connecting virtually everyone and everything, all the time. Our highly innovative analog semiconductors are linking people, places, and things spanning a number of new and previously unimagined applications within automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure, the connected home, industrial, medical, military, smartphone, tablet and wearable markets.

Headquartered in Woburn, Massachusetts, Skyworks is a global company with engineering, marketing, operations, sales, and service facilities located throughout Asia, Europe and North America. For more information, please visit Skyworks’ website at:

This position is for an SAW Filter Design Engineer Co-Op in the Open Market Platforms (OMP) Division in Skyworks Greensboro, NC 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.

Our SAW filter design team is responsible for designing and simulating SAW filters and the surrounding RF module environment.

Detailed Description:

Our SAW filter design engineers design and simulate SAW 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 SAW-based duplexers, quadplexers, and other filters for cellular handset applications

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

  • Electromagnetic modeling of filters in their module environment

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

  • Utilizing design of experiments (DOE) and other experimental methods to improve filter performance and model correlation

  • Laying out photo masks and completing necessary documentation for SAW filter fabrication

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

  • Participating in and conducting design reviews

Software tools used include:

  • Ansys HFSS and Mechanical

  • Keysight ADS and Momentum

  • Cadence SIP and Virtuoso

  • Matlab

  • Various custom filter design and modeling applications

The candidate must be currently enrolled in an Electrical Engineering (or related) baccalaureate program.

  • Should have career interest in RF Engineering, filters, microwave acoustics, or 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 proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting diversity in the workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Greensboro

Job Segment: Engineer, Telecom, Telecommunications, Network, Electrical, Engineering, Technology

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