RF / mmW circuit design and testing Co-Op

Skyworks - Ottawa, ON (30+ days ago)

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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: 51668

The Diversified Analog Solutions team in Ottawa is developing wireless integrated circuit components and has a challenging opportunity for a University Student available for a 12 month work term. The successful candidate will report to a senior engineering mentor assigned to her or him. The ideal student will be required to apply sound Engineering skills to a variety of task and project assignments in the area of electronics, design engineering, and semiconductor component test development.

Responsibilities include:
Contributing to the research and development of advanced mm-wave integrated circuit and module in the area of wireless technology.
Circuit simulation, lab testing of circuits, presentation of design expectations/results, and participation in design reviews.
Assist in new product engineering and design activities.
Assisting full time engineering group members with their project assignments.
Completion of small projects and task assignments of various degrees of complexity, ranging from electronic design and test environment programming, documentation, etc.

Job Requirements

Candidate must be currently enrolled in a BS or MS Electrical Engineering (or related) degree program.
Basic knowledge of RF / analog electronic circuits and principles.

Desirable knowledge/experience includes:
Familiarity with ADS, Cadence, or similar simulation tools.
Basic understanding of high frequency RF circuit design.
Basic familiarity with RF circuit blocks, such as LNA and PAs.
Self-starter with a strong work ethic
Must be willing to work in a hands-on environment
Must have strong time management skills
Good communication, organization, and documentation skills

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

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