R&D SW Engineer intern

Date: Aug 10, 2018

Location: Gent, BE

Job ID: 12202

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Job Description

Keysight Technologies (www.keysight.com) has been unlocking electronic measurement insights for 76 years. No other company offers our depth and breadth of measurement tools and expertise. Our singular focus helps scientists and engineers address their toughest challenges with precision and confidence. With our help, they are better able to deliver the breakthroughs that make a measurable difference in the world.

Keysight DES/EEsof is a market leader and technology innovator in the EDA (Electronic Design Automation) industry.

We are looking for an R&D Engineer intern, for 3 to 6 months, starting next summer 2018. 

You will work on a versatile and practical engineering problem space ranging from state of the art simulation technologies for high frequency designs deployed in cell phones, base stations, radars, intuitive user interface design, 2D/3D graphing capabilities, to infrastructure modules that lay out the bedrock for all of our software platforms. You will obtain hands-on experience on multiple OS platforms like Windows and Linux. You will work directly with high-powered Agile software development teams that utilize modern software engineering techniques such as Test-driven development.


This will also be your opportunity to start your career in a renowned company, as at Keysight we are considering interns as potential future hires. 

Job Qualifications

Critical skills

  • Studying towards a Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineering, or Math degree
  • Strong interest in robust and efficient software architecture
  • Good knowledge about software development tools and current methodologies
  • Strong intellectual curiosity and strong interest in usability and graphical user interface design
  • Working knowledge in C++ or other object-oriented language
  • Demonstrated track record of being versatile, a quick learner, and a critical thinker
  • Fluent English required

Desired skills:

  • Knowledge in one or more of these areas would be an asset:
  • Cross-platform development for Windows and Linux
  • Application & UI Frameworks like Qt
  • Python, Matlab, or other scripting language
  • Database and algorithms
  • Parallel computing and cloud computing


Keysight is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status or any other protected categories under all applicable laws.

Job Function








Day Job




Full Time (F)


Travel Required:





Duration (Temp Positions Only):

< 6 months 


Privacy Statement 

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

Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

EMEA : Belgium : East Flanders : Gent

Job ID : 12202 

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