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Application Development Engineer/Scientist

Date:  Sep 28, 2019
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Rosa
Job Type:  Campus
Job ID:  35251

Job Description

This position will be part of the Aerospace/Defense & Government Solutions Industry Solution Team (ADGS IST) which is responsible for delivering software-centric solutions that accelerate our customers’ time to market and reduce their costs – giving them a competitive advantage in today’s and tomorrow’s technology waves. 

Keysight is looking for recent college graduates with energy and passion for solving customer measurement issues in the aerospace and defense industry.  You will work closely with Keysight's field sales team and customers to understand measurement challenges, propose solutions using Keysight hardware & software, and demonstrate Keysight's ability to help customers be successful.  You will be working with engineers across the company in a proactive and highly collaborative manner using a strong set of technical application and communication skills. You will work directly with customers, Keysight sales and applications engineers, solution specialists, colleagues in our Aerospace and Defense Government Solutions (ADGS) team, as well as our product development teams to create business plans for your product or technology focus area.


Key roles and responsibilities

  • As the ultimate domain expert in your industry, you will engage deeply with customers’ engineers and Keysight Field Applications Engineers (AEs) and Solution Specialists worldwide on strategic engagements
  • Create business plans that enable growth in assigned industry segment.
  • Represent the voice of the customer back into product and solution planning teams to drive introduction of new features to enable customer success.
  • Develop new applications that can be addressed with our instrument and SW products
  • Develop technical training content for field AEs and Solution Specialists.
Job Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors, Masters, or Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering/Computer Science or Physics
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Software skills in one or more of these programming/scripting languages .NET(C#, C++ or VB), C, MATLAB, Python, Perl and LabVIEW to create overall solutions with Keysight instrumentation.
  • Strong written communication skills. Able to clearly and convincingly express ideas. Compelling and concise communicator. Effective presentation skills in large and small settings.
  • Able to collaborate and coordinate effectively with extended team members.
  • Willing to travel 10 - 25% of time

Desired Qualifications

  • 2+ years experience with digitizer principles, microwave measurements and calibration
  • Computer Science Major/Minor as second degree
  • Understanding of RF/microwave, millimeter-wave measurements & instruments including signal analyzers, signal generators, network analyzers and oscilloscopes
  • Experience with FPGA Signal Processing

Due to the nature of Aerospace & Defense customer engagements, US citizenship is required.


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Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

Americas : United States : California : Santa Rosa

Job ID : 35251 

Nearest Major Market: Santa Rosa
Nearest Secondary Market: Petaluma

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