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RF Engineer

Date:  Oct 6, 2019
Country:  United States
State / Province:  Maryland
City:  Columbia
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  34346

Job Description


** Must be a US Citizen with active TS/SCI clearance**


Keysight is seeking a candidate with RF/Microwave Receiver proficiency and programming experience to develop custom scripts for a federal customer. Although the position involves a large amount of scripting, the engineer must have a solid RF foundation based on real-world use cases. The engineer will work closely with the customer and Keysight’s Federal Sales team to understand measurement challenges and deliver insights based on RF signal analysis and testing.  Most of the work will be performed at the customer’s facility.




* Deliver custom applications using the latest programming techniques and resources to interpret large RF datasets

* Translate RF system metrics and analysis techniques into test conditions, customer proposals and deliverables

* Continuously learn new products, applications and technologies within the electromagnetic spectrum (signal monitoring and signal identification)

* Work alongside the field sales team to build long term relationship with internal and external customers

Job Qualifications


This resident engineer position requires >3 years of experience in RF/uW receive system hardware analysis and test. Extensive programming experience in various languages, with particular interest in digital signal processing, signal analysis techniques, and machine learning algorithm development.

* BS/MS in Electrical/Computer Engineering or equivalent education

* Must be a US Citizen with active TS/SCI clearance

* Significant hands-on expertise with RF receiver test and measurement (signal monitoring/signal identification experience is highly desired)

* Significant hands-on programming expertise with C/C++, C#, Python, and Matlab

* Test equipment automation using VISA and sockets highly desired

* Experience with digital signal processing with RF signals

* FPGA development experience desired

* Working knowledge of Machine Learning technologies desired (TensorFlow, Theano, Keras, IBM Watson)

* Working knowledge of Big Data analytics and Public Cloud resources desired

* Strong written & verbal communication skills with a passion for continuous learning

* Excellent presentation, teamwork and problem-solving skills

Job Function

Support / Service


Privacy Statement 

***Keysight is an Equal Opportunity Employer.***

Keysight Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other protected categories under all applicable laws.

Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

Americas : United States : Maryland : Columbia

Job ID : 34346 

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore

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