Wireless Application Engineer

Date: Jul 12, 2019

Location: Novi, MI, US

Job ID: 33861

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Job Description

Keysight Technologies is the world’s leading electronic measurement company helping engineers address their toughest technical challenges with confidence through innovations measurement science.  Our employees leverage their insight and passion to develop and deliver solutions in automotive, wireless communications, aerospace and defense, energy, and semiconductor markets.


Keysight is looking for an experienced Wireless Application Engineer that will work closely with Keysight’s field sales team and customers near our Automotive Customer Center in Novi, MI.  As a Keysight Wireless Application Engineer, you will be the lead technical interface sharing measurement expertise for solution implementations based on Keysight products and services. You will work with customers on requirements analysis, feature-by-feature demonstrations, benchmarks, competitive positioning, and implementation/execution of solutions.  Additionally, this position provides opportunities to present technical seminars, training classes, consulting, demonstrations, etc. that convey the Application Engineer’s wireless/RF/MW technology/measurement expertise along with insights from Keysight products.  Ability to technically create value to Keysight customer in helping customer product time to market with preference to Keysight products, solutions and services as well as developing strong customer relationships and ensuring customer satisfaction are key aspects to this position.


This position is setup with an attractive 90% salary and 10% incentive pay plan that includes the opportunity to achieve higher than 100% of target pay once targets and contributions are exceeded in the current 6 month incentive plan period.


Keysight prides itself on hiring people with strong technical backgrounds and excellent communication skills. The ability to communicate your thoughts, ideas, and point of view is very important in this position. You must demonstrate the ability to work closely in teams. We are looking for candidates that have demonstrated leadership skills and have the ability to be dynamic and persuasive in a professional setting.

Job Qualifications

Job Qualifications:

  • This position requires 3 or more years of wireless communications engineering experience ideally related to automotive applications.
  • Strong knowledge in 5G, C-V2X, eCall, 802.11 standards, GSM, WCDMA, LTE, Bluetooth, GPS and mmWave.
  • Expertise in physical layer test using test and measurement equipment (one-box testers, spectrum analyzers, signal generators, vector signal analyzers, etc., as they apply to wireless technologies)
  • Versatile in wireless protocol, connectivity, systems and communications test.
  • Passion for continuous learning in wireless technologies.
  • Knowledge in programming/scripting languages including C, C++, C#, Python, Matlab and Labview for use in measurement instruments automation.
  • This is a field application engineering position and candidate must be able to drive company provided vehicle and physically fit to be able to transport test equipment to/from customer site.
  • BS/MS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent education with emphasis in wireless communications systems, and or automotive RF and microwave systems.
  • Position is in Detroit, MI and candidates must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident.

 In addition, this position requires the following skillsets and attributes.

  • Ability to develop strong relationships with customers and internal teammates through value creation.
  • Reduces broad concepts, business strategies into structured projects.
  • Solves complex, high impact system/application engineering problems.
  • Effective communication and presentation skills.
  • Passion for continuous learning in automotive technologies.
  • Highly competitive, assertive with a passion to "win" and “teach”.
  • Ability to create a vision and convey the message in a persuasive manner.
  • Comfortable in challenging customers by offering the customer unique perspectives.


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 : Michigan : Detroit || Americas : United States : Michigan : Novi

Job ID : 33861 

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