Qualcomm Power Amplifier Designer in Boxborough, Massachusetts

Job Description:

Job Id E1950409

Job Title Power Amplifier Designer

Post Date 09/26/2017

Company-Division Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area Engineering - Hardware

Location Massachusetts - Boxborough

Job Overview The Qualcomm Front-end (QFE) Team in Boxborough, MA is looking for Power Amplifier Designers with thorough knowledge of IC design to participate in the development of advanced RF circuitry for emerging mobile wireless applications. Join this growing team to develop a highly integrated and innovative multi-mode/multi-band power amplifier in emerging worldwide wireless standards such as LTE, UMTS, WiMAX and WLAN. Work in a team environment developing highly integrated RF power amplifier modules for high volume production.

Responsibilities include integrated circuit design, substrate design, RF test and verification, defining requirements and interfacing with BAW/SAW filter foundries, analog/digital designers. The position will interface with core teams to improve yield and reliability during product launch. Simulation tools such as Agilent ADS, Cadence, HFSS will be used for design. Will also act as liaison between design engineering and foundries for process improvements. Provide mentoring to other designers in the art of power amplifier design for high yield. Responsible for all aspects of circuit design and product development, feedback on specification and customer interaction.

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

Minimum Qualifications Required: 5+ years of professional experience in the following:

  • Handset Power Amplifier IC and laminate designs;

  • RF measurement experience such as spectrum and/or network analyzers

Preferred Qualifications Desired: 5+ years of experience in the following:

  • ADS and HFSS EM simulation experience

  • HBT experience

Education Requirements Required: Bachelor's, Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Master's, Electrical Engineering


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