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RF Test Engineer

Andover, Massachusetts
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
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: 68754

Job Description

Skyworks is seeking a full-time test engineer for its RF development laboratory in Andover, Massachusetts. As a member of our team, you ll develop core-competencies related to WiFi and Bluetooth protocols and transmission signals by working in a dynamic, cutting-edge laboratory supporting a design team that is driving the future of global interconnectivity.
• Decipher and convert the customer specifications into a workable test solution while regularly planning for new requirements and capabilities
• Establish and implement test techniques and setups within the design labs
• Interface with design engineers, product engineers, and test team to validate engineering test performance and accuracy
• Interface with the test automation team to help with software development
• Separate test-setup issues from product issues
• Troubleshoot, isolate and debug test system issues


• Bachelor s degree (MSEE preferred) in electrical or software engineering with at least 8 years experience in an RF test laboratory environment
• Knowledge of RF Tx/Rx module building blocks, including Power Amplifiers, LNAs, RF switches, Couplers, Filters, etc.
• Strong understanding of RF/microwave measurements and troubleshooting techniques including EVM, PAE, ACP, Gain, NF, IMDs, VSWR and S-parameters
• Experience with digital control functions and protocols (MIPI, SPI, etc.)
• Experience developing and maintaining manual and automated test setups using complex waveforms with signal generators, spectrum analyzers, noise figure meters, network analyzers, oscilloscopes, temperature chambers, tunable filters, and working with evaluation boards and wiring harnesses
• Experience with C++ Programming and/or PXI-based test systems is a plus
• Proficient with Microsoft office tools (Excel, Outlook, Power Point, Word, etc.)
• Ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team
• Pro-active, creative and collaborative problem solver

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.

Nearest Major Market: Boston
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  • Job Reference: 700875470-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Skyworks
  • Location: Andover, Massachusetts
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent