RFFE Filter Design Engineer - San Diego, CA
Employment Type: Full-Time
Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Hardware EngineeringJob Overview:Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age - and this is where you come in.In this role, you will work in Qualcomm's RF Front-End (RFFE) Department working on advanced front-end modules for cellular/wireless applications. The position offers the opportunity to design advanced RF Front-End Modules to ensure design success and market leadership. Qualcomm solutions include highly customized LNAs, PAs, FEMs, antenna tuner and multi-throw switches in standalone and module packages for 4G and 5G wireless cell phone and ultra-mobile devices. The Filter Design Engineer will deliver front-end filter designs in a fast-paced environment and will work closely with Module Design Engineers, Product Engineers, and other Filter Design Engineers to co-develop filters that operate in the LTE and 5G RF systems. Design responsibilities include linear and non-linear circuit simulations and optimization; electromagnetic parasitic evaluation; linear and non-linear device characterization; customer application support; and continuous improvement of the design flow.Minimum Qualifications* Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field. - 2+ years Hardware Engineering experience or related work experience.Preferred Qualifications* 3+ years of experience in the following areas is preferred: SAW and/or BAW acoustic design; usage of full wave EM field solvers (such as HFSS); circuit simulator like AWR MWO or ADS. - Experience with Power amplifier, tuner, LNA, filters and switch knowledge is a plus. - Experience with RF fundamentals such as Smith chart and impedance matching. - Measurement of microwave active and passive devices. - Solid understanding of RF systems and familiarity with cellular standards. - Strong lab skills in RF characterization and debugging. - Understanding of microelectronic fabrication, testing, and high-volume manufacturing. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills. - Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills.Applicants: If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application/hiring process, please call Qualcomm's toll-free number found here for assistance. Qualcomm will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, to support individuals with disabilities to be able participate in the hiring process. Qualcomm is also committed to making our workplace accessible for individuals with disabilities. Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity.To all Staffing and Recruiting Agencies: Our Careers Site is only for individuals seeking a job at Qualcomm. Staffing and recruiting agencies and individuals being represented by an agency are not authorized to use this site or to submit profiles, applications or resumes, and any such submissions will be considered unsolicited. Qualcomm does not accept unsolicited resumes or applications from agencies. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Qualcomm employees or any other company location. Qualcomm is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes/applications.EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.