R&D Simulation Engineer- Electric Vehicle Test(f/m/d)

Date:  Nov 29, 2022
Country:  Germany
State / Province:  Nordrhein Westfalen
City:  Bochum
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  46903

Keysight is on the forefront of technology innovation, delivering breakthroughs and trusted insights to the world’s visionaries and innovators in electronic design, test, manufacturing, and optimization. Our ~14,000 employees create world-class solutions in wireless communications, 5G, automotive, quantum, aerospace, defense, and semiconductor markets for customers in over 100 countries. Our technical solutions – and our methods for creating them – help connect and secure the world. Learn more about what we do and how we do it.


Our powerful culture has led to us being independently recognized on Fortune 100’s Best Companies List and we are “Great Place to Work” Certified.  We’re driven, collaborative, ethical, and curious, and we value all ideas, especially bold ones. And our culture extends far beyond our own walls. Our corporate social responsibility efforts support our communities, nurture the next generation of engineers, and promote environmental sustainability. 


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The role


The Electric Vehicles Test business segment of the Automotive and Energy Solutions Group, develops and delivers test solutions to enable customers to bring their breakthrough energy and electric powertrain innovations to market faster and safer.

The Early Technology Investigation ETI team within AES EV is providing preliminary investigation of new hardware and software technologies, creates models, evaluates new algorithms and methodologies, and explores new applications for the corresponding product portfolio, by closely working with the product planning team and the R&D team. We are seeking an energetic, results oriented and technology driven R&D engineer to strengthen the ETI team.


What are you going to do

Close collaboration with the portfolio planning and the R&D teams
Research and investigation of new hardware and software technologies creating corresponding models and prototypes
Design and implementation of models, algorithms and scripts need for the evaluation
Performing experiments and measurements to verify hypothesis and refine models
Analysis, evaluation, documentation, and presentation of the results


Who are we looking for

The ideal candidate will bring the following:

  • Excellent knowledge in modeling, simulation experience with Matlab Simulink
  • Programming skills and experience in embedded programming, C, C++ or Python
  • Very good understanding of electrotechnics and power electronics
  • Skilled in working with power instruments and measurement equipment
  • Solid team player working closely with EV industry solution architects and R&D team
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and presentation skills
  • Good knowledge in control systems analysis and design is an advantage
  • Good technical writing skills
  • Master’s degree in electrical engineering, automation or information technology or comparable with 3 years of relevant experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Fluent in German and English language


What we offer

Keysight provides a competitive benefits and pay portfolio that fits employee needs and rewards those who thrive in our high-performance environment. We also offer development and growth opportunities, work/life integration and programs that help you support your community.

In addition to Keysight's core global benefits, we offer an outstanding combined benefits/compensation package that includes:

  • Flexible Working Scheme
  • Monetary Benefits: Vacation bonus, Christmas bonus, Cash profit sharing, Stock Purchase Plan
  • Social Benefits: Pension scheme, Health care for employees, Sick benefits, Direct life insurance, Supplementary Support Plan, Ergonomic programs
  • Insurance: Accident insurance, Business Travel insurance, Private insurance
  • Fringe Benefits: On-site cafeterias at main sites, Internal training, Service awards, Employee Counseling Program, Bike Leasing Program, Leisure clubs (sports, hobby, culture)




Job Function




Electronic Industrial Solutions Group - Automotive & Energy

Employment Program:


Duration (temp position only):

Not Applicable

Relocation Benefits:



Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:


Staffing Recruiter:

Lucia Nunez




Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:


EMEA : Germany : Nordrhein Westfalen : Bochum


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