Find your future at mmTron

mmTron Overview

mmTron is a growing fabless mmWave startup that designs and manufactures semiconductor products for 5G, fixed wireless access, satellite communications, instrumentation, and defense applications. Headquartered in Redwood City, Calif., mmTron has design and sales positions throughout North America.

mmTron’s team has more than 36 years of mmWave expertise delivering extremely linear, high output power products with leading worldwide GaAs and GaN foundries and assembly and test providers. Our products enable the highest performance mmWave equipment, extending base station reach to dramatically reduce network infrastructure costs.

mmTron has assembled an impressive array of mmWave experts, investors, and advisors with a senior leadership team having deep experience in RF and mmWave markets. mmWave communications is an emerging, rapidly growing field, so the timing is right to join an exciting new company leading the way.

Equal Opportunity Employer

mmTron is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) / Affirmative Action employer and welcome all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, military or veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, and any other status protected by law.

Open Positions at mmTron

+ Applications Engineering Hardware Manager

Position Summary

We are looking for a motivated Applications Engineering Hardware Manager with a solid background supporting MMIC amplifier products, excellent leadership and teamworking skills, and strong drive to satisfy mmTron’s customers. You will work in a fast paced environment collaborating with Engineering to support product development and validation and Sales supporting key customers.


Lead characterization of MMIC amplifier products (operating from 100KHz to 110GHz).
Develop (through 3rd parties) evaluation hardware for the validation, characterization, and demonstration of company’s products.
Develop packaging and prototype assembly solutions for company products.
Create customer documentation, including datasheets and related technical publications.
Establish and operate engineering lab facilities. Procure, support and operating MMIC test equipment.

Qualifications Required

Demonstrated experience developing application hardware for high-speed (preferably MMIC) semiconductor products and supporting customers through volume production.
Established relationships with 3rd parties including PC board design and assembly, mechanical engineering, test equipment and chip prototyping and packaging vendors.
Solid working knowledge of board design tools (ADS design software including EM simulation Momentum, HFSS, CST).
Deep knowledge of one or more board design and simulation software packages (e.g. Altium Designer, Mentor Graphics PADS Logic and Layout, Mentor Graphics DxDesigner)
Familiarity with packaging thermal requirements.
Experience with characterization equipment and techniques required to characterize high-speed semiconductor products.
Ability to drive the creation of technical documentation including datasheets, product specs, users guides and white papers.
Strong oral communication skills with the ability to concisely summarize highly technical concepts both internally and externally to mmTron.
B.S. plus 10+ years of Applications Engineering experience.

Desired Experience

Key Words and Phrases

Applications, Apps, mmWave, MMIC, RFIC, ADS, Momentum, CST, HFSS, Validation, Characterization, PC Board, PADS, Altium, DxDesigner, Technical Writing