RF Test Engineering Technician


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: 41523 

RF Test Engineering:

In this role, the RF technician will support engineering activities in an RF lab developing cutting edge RF chips used in mobile devices. Responsibilities include operating automated testers, carry out and maintain testing schedule,  running automated calibration routines, perform basic  manual RF tests, ESD testing, evaluating standard RF devices, including but not limited to couplers, filters, duplexers, amplifiers, isolator, building fixtures, building RF test setups. Ability to build harnesses using a solder iron.This Role will be a part of test and validation engineering team in an R&D environment of highly advanced PA devices operating cellular technologies GSM/CDMA/WCDMA/LTE.  


Minimum Qualifications

Associate Degree and/or equivalent experience

6 years of related experience

Familiarity with standard RF test equipment: multi-meter, Spectrum Analyzer, VNA, Oscilloscope, signal generators, power meter, power supplies.  

Soldering skills, experienced in using soldering iron, hot plate

Ability to understand schematics and diagrams 

Building and racking test systems

Familiarity with handling RF chip devices in an ESD environment 

Experience with MS-Office and Windows OS.

Ability to interpret data, basic understanding of DC and RF data: voltage, current, Power, insertion loss, return loss

Excellent communication skills, ability to follow verbal and written instructions

Excellent organizational skills 

Must have team-oriented attitude, accountability and ownership.

Assembly experience is a strong plus  

Preferably with some knowledge with C++ or  similar 

Soldering skills a plus





Skyworks is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting diversity in the workplace.

Full time
San Jose, California 95101, US