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Skyworks RF/Power Amplifier Design Summer/Fall Co-op in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

RF/Power Amplifier Design Summer/Fall Co-op

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Date:Mar 5, 2023

Location: Cedar Rapids, IA, US

Company: Skyworks

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: 69943

Job Description

The RF/Power Amplifier Design Co-Op Engineer will work closely with a group of analog/RFIC design experts in development of cellular-band RFICs that have stand-alone or integrated power amplifier cores, matching circuitry, and bias circuitry for mobile handset applications.

You will have the opportunity to work on laminate and chip level GaAs process schematic design

Work activities will include: circuit simulation, lab testing of circuits, presentation of design expectations/results, and participation in design reviews.

Must be currently enrolled in a BS or MS (preferred) or PhD program studying Electrical Engineering

  • Must be returning to school following the Co-Op

  • Able to commit to the Summer/Fall 2023 Co-Op Program term: June - December 2023

  • Willing and able to work onsite in our Cedar Rapids design center

  • Academic experience in transistor-level RFIC design

  • Familiar with ADS

  • Completed coursework in RF, or Wireless Technologies (i.e. Smith Chart and S Parameters)

  • Exposure to RF tools such as Function Generator, Spectrum Analyzer, etc.

  • Excellent communication (both written and verbal), organization, and documentation skills

  • Must have experience with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word


  • Familiar with Cadence, Momentum/HFSS/EMX, or similar simulation tools to assist in design evaluation and debugging

  • Experience working on a small team and presenting knowledge to peers


    The typical pay range for an Engineering intern across the U.S. is currently USD $26.00 - $47.50 per hour and for a Non-Engineering intern across the U.S. is currently USD $22.50 - $42.00 per hour. Starting pay will depend on level of education, the ultimate job duties and requirements, and work location. Skyworks has different pay ranges for different work locations in the U.S.

    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.

    Job Segment: Summer Internship, Electrical Engineering, Network, Telecom, Telecommunications, Entry Level, Engineering, Technology

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