RF IC Design Engineer

US - AZ - Mesa, US - AZ - Phoenix, US - AZ - Tempe, US - FL - Tampa Ref #3664 16-Jul-2019

Job description

Bigger challenges. Bolder ideas. Global impact. At Viasat, we’re on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. We’re the company behind the world’s fastest satellite internet service, with technology that’s helping to bridge the digital divide and improve life for our customers around the globe. By providing powerful new ways for people to connect with one another, gain greater access to education, entertainment, medical research, commerce, and much more, our team is empowering millions of customers worldwide.  

We’re growing rapidly and looking for passionate, innovative professionals to join our team and connect the world to more. You’ll work in a collaborative and inclusive environment that values diverse perspectives and continuous learning, and provides industry-leading benefits with unmatched opportunities for career growth. Our team is fearless in pursuit of new ideas and uncompromising in our quest to become the world’s first truly global Internet Service Provider. Interested in joining our mission? Take a look at career opportunities at Viasat today.

Job Responsibilities
Viasat is looking for a talented RF IC Design Engineer to join our growing RF IC Design team.  In this dynamic and exciting role, you will have the unique opportunity to support both our government and commercial programs and work on a diverse and wide breadth of products.  You will collaborate with a design team to perform advanced level Microwave/RF/mixed-signal System on Chip IC design of complex circuits. Circuit designs include: RF and Microwave (>5GHz),  analog/baseband and digital subsystems such as: mixers, VGAs, VCOs, PLLs, LNAs, DACs, etc. With your high level of experience, you will design custom IC circuits on State of the Art SiGe and CMOS processes, particularly at 90um SiGe process technologies and CMOS process technologies at 65nm, 45nm and below. Sound interesting? Keep reading....

5+ years CMOS/SiGe System on Chip RFIC design experience 
Demonstrated RF &  Microwave/Mixed-Signal Circuit/ASIC design experience in SiGe & CMOS process(es) 
Test/Measurement/Debug capability for RF communications chipsets 
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering  or a related engineering degree
U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Residence status may be required for some projects in which case, verification of such status will be required upon accepting employment. 
Up to 10% domestic travel

7+ years RFIC design experience 
Demonstrated ability to design high speed communication, phase array and radar system on chip design architectures 
Master's degree in Electrical Engineering 

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Additional requirements

Minimum education:


Years of experience:

5-8 years


Up to 10%


US Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status required



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