R&D Engineer 4, Software

Date:  Jan 3, 2022
Country:  China
State / Province:  Beijing
City:  Beijing
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  42588

Job Description

Like so many things in our world, Keysight instruments and solutions are more connected than ever. We are looking for a senior software engineer to help drive our instrument connectivity forward into a new generation of secure, interconnected test and measurement.


In this role, you will be a strong contributor and technical leader in an R&D team. We support established industry standards to meet existing customer needs while moving our implementation forward. The future is more secure while being even more connected, across more platforms and more technologies. You will design, development, test and debug software programs, products and tools. You will work with the development team, employing Agile processes, to deliver components and applications to internal partners and customers. Our work covers multiple operating systems and environments.


This job is part of the Keysight Technology Organization, which provides leading-edge tools, products and technologies to drive Keysight's growing software business. We are looking for a software engineer to join an established R&D team to maintain and extend key communication technologies. You will participate in design and implementation across the entire product lifecycle. Our team develops software that is used by our customers when working with electronic instruments.


Projects are focused on instrument connectivity and include design and development of:

•Cloud-based systems

•Graphical User Interfaces

•Tools & Utilities


•Connectivity components

•Device drivers

•Application and system level programs

•We target multiple operating systems using modern software techniques

Job Qualifications

•Bachelors or Masters Degree or University Degree or equivalent, preferably in Computer Science or related fields (Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent)

•At least 4-8+ years of experience developing software, with demonstrable success in software design and development.

•Experience with modern software development methods and Agile approaches.

•Experience in modern techniques in object-oriented design and development, including suitable programming languages such as C++.

•Good communication skills and demonstrated ability to achieve results in team settings and individual assignments.


Desired Qualifications

•Experience in instrument control

•Experience in device communication via LAN, USB or PCIe.

•Experience with web-based GUI tools such as Angular and Node.js

•Experience developing kernel drivers in Windows or Linux

•Experience developing code for multiple operating systems and platforms

•Experience with Atlassian tools, such as Bitbucket, JIRA and Confluence

•Experience with modern C++, Python, C#, go-lang

•DevOps experience on Windows & Linux

Job Function




Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:

< 25%

Duration (Temp Positions Only):

Not Applicable


Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:


APAC : China : Beijing : Beijing

Job ID : 42588 


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