SKYWORKS SOLUTIONS INC Summer 2018 - Lab Technician Co-Op (part in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is empowering the wireless networking revolution. Our highly innovative analog semiconductors are connecting people, places and things spanning a number of new and previously unimagined applications. We possess broad technology capabilities and one of the most complete product portfolios in the industry. Our customers are global industry leaders who are driving innovative platforms that are changing the way we all live, work and play. Our global team collaborates daily to create the semiconductors the world relies on. If you're looking for a challenging and exciting career in a fast-paced environment, Skyworks offers a variety of roles in an environment that promotes prompt decision making, uninhibited sharing of best practices and individual ownership. Here, you'll find minimal layers of management, open communication and mutual trust and respect.Requisition ID: 40481We are seeking a local student to join us a Part-Time Lab Technician at our Cedar Rapids design center. The co-op will work closely with a mentor and have the following Job Responsibilities:1. Testing /validating RF circuit performance across supply, temperature and frequency2. Understand the circuits that are being measured and correlating measurements with simulated data3. Creating compliance matrices against spec, plotting results and presenting results summary4. Tuning RF front end modules in the lab5. Impedance matching using Smith chart6. Trouble shoot crcuits and test equipment set upJob Requirements:Must be currently pursuing an Electrical Engineering (or related) Associate degree, with junior-level status at a minimumMust must be willing and able to commit to the 6-month co-op programMust have completed at least one Electronics courseExperience working on a small teamAbility to analyse data to validate and draw conclusions-Good communication, organization, and documentation skillsProficiency in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, WordKnowledgeable in the use of a Network Analyzer, Spectrum Analyzer, RF Generator, Power Meter, OscilloscopeSkyworks is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting diversity in the workplace.Nearest Major Market: Cedar RapidsJob Segment: Technician, Engineer, Electrical, Telecommunications, Summer Internship, Technology, Engineering, Entry LevelEqual Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities