Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

RFFE GaAs HBT Process Integration Engineer

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area

Engineering – Hardware


California – San Diego

Job Overview

You will work in Qualcomm’s RF Front-End (RFFE) Division in a position that offers the opportunity to work on the development and manufacturing success of our RF Front-End Module product lines. Qualcomm solutions include highly customized Low-noise Amplifiers(LNAs), Power Amplifiers (PAs), antenna tuners and multi-throw switches, in standalone and module packages, for 4G and 5G wireless cell phone and ultra-mobile devices. You will bring new designs to high-volume production in a fast-paced team environment, and will work closely with RF design, process development and integration, quality and reliability teams to ensure the product transition from design to manufacturing. Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following:

+ GaAs HBT process integration

+ LNA and Switch design and simulation

+ Solve complex RF technical issues with techniques developed in Qualcomm

+ Participate and conduct process DOEs and FMEAs

+ Drive product and process yield improvement

+ Design process/product screening methodologies

+ Define process/product SPC procedures

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

Minimum Qualifications

5+ years of experience in the following areas is required:

+ GaAs HBT wafer processing

+ Power amplifier, tuner, LNA, filters and switch design knowledge

+ RF circuit analysis

+ Measurement of microwave active and passive devices

Preferred Qualifications

+ Usage of circuit simulators like ADS, Virtuoso

+ Usage of statistical analysis tools such as JMP, R, Spotfire

+ Programing skills with Matlab is a plus

+ Innovative problem solver, passion to win/contribute, ability to work in, and thrive in, a team environment.

+ Solid understanding of RF fundamentals such as Smith chart and impedance matching.

Education Requirements

Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering required, PhD preferred.


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.

About Qualcomm

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.