Applications Engineering Intern
Austin, TX 
Posted 21 days ago
Job/Internship Description

If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking. Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect. We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID:66450

Job Description

Applications Engineering Intern - Timing IEEE 1588


High-performance clock ICs are the heartbeat of the internet. At Skyworks the Timing Applications Engineering team supports combined hardware and software Network Synchronization solutions in real-world customer system. Applications Engineers are hands-on, board-level customer support engineers exposed to a large variety of technical problems. Flexibility and creative problem solving are key skills required in an Applications Engineering role.

Intern Project Focus

Network Synchronization on combined hardware + software embedded systems
Servo control of high-performance Timing ICs in Net Sync applications
Embedded Linux IEEE 1588 applications and low-level driver integration
Real-time FPGA Ethernet IP with time-of-day (ToD) packet timestamping


Bench validation of embedded HW+SW systems
FPGA synthesis, place and route, timing closure
Linux application coding in C using GCC/GNU tools
Customer facing documentation for IEEE 1588 solutions

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Student working towards a BS or MS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

FPGA project experience with Verilog/VHDL
Embedded Linux project experience

Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
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