RFFE Filter Design Engineer

Qualcomm Incorporated   •  

Maitland, FL

Industry: Telecommunications


Less than 5 years

Posted 30 days ago

Job Overview
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.

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

Education Requirements
Required: Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field
Preferred: Doctorate, Electrical Engineering