**Job Id** E1950409
**Job Title** Power Amplifier Designer
**Post Date** 11/06/2017
**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
**EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.**
Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—invent mobile technology breakthroughs.