Werkstudent/Working Student - Quantum Engineering Solutions

Date:  Dec 3, 2022
Country:  Germany
State / Province:  Baden-Württemberg
City:  Boeblingen
Job Type:  Intern
Job ID:  47812

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. 


At Keysight, Inclusion & Diversity is an integral part of our core values.  We believe that when people feel a sense of belonging, they can be more creative, innovative, and thrive at all points in their careers. We believe everyone should be respected in the workplace and in their communities regardless of race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity, religion, disability, veteran status, national origin, or any protected class.  We continuously challenge ourselves to grow in our understanding of inclusion by engaging in a wide variety of diversity programs, initiatives, employee network groups and mentoring/development. This is Keysight – People and Culture - YouTube

Job Description


This job is the working student position in the Solutions Engineering Organization (SEO) at the EMEAI Sales Organization (ESO) of Keysight Global Sales (KGS) to support Keysight’s Quantum Engineering Solutions (QES).


Every person at Keysight matters and can contribute to our success! As a working student, you will get a comprehensive technical training program complemented by the development of professional skills required in the sales and services environment, followed by regular work on customer-facing projects in the area of quantum communications and quantum computing. This will enable an effective start in your potential career as a Pre-Sales Solutions Engineer, a Technical and Application Support Engineer, or a Sales Engineer/Account Manager.


During your work with us, you will get an in-depth insight into our company, its culture, our global strategies, industries, and the applications we cover with our solutions and expertise with the main focus on supporting the high-end digital and photonics test solutions of Keysight dedicated to the quantum communication and quantum computing markets.

Our Offering:


  • Paid part-time work (max 20 hours/week) in parallel with your study with demanding tasks and projects in a high-skilled inclusive and diverse team of pre-sales solutions engineers.
  • Extensive technical mentorship as well as a comprehensive training program followed by regular work on customer-facing projects in the area of quantum communications and computing.
  • Open and cooperative working environment with a variety of opportunities for personal development that can create ideal conditions for your future career.
  • Location in our headquarters in Böblingen, Germany where different Keysight’s key departments operate (Sales & Support, Research & Development, Manufacturing, Service Center).

Job Qualifications


We’re particularly interested in students of any universities in Germany with the following qualifications:


  • Pursuing a master’s degree in electrical engineering (preferred: any relation to optical communications, quantum computing, or quantum communications).
  • Some experience with test & measurement equipment (preferred: AWG (arbitrary waveform generators), oscilloscopes, digitizers, photonic test instruments (lasers, optical attenuators and power meters, polarization controllers and analyzers)), strong interest in state-of-the-art electronic technologies, and intention to learn and use comprehensive measurement tools and methods.
  • Software development experience (preferred: programming in C# and/or Python).
  • Other software expertise (creating visually appealing documents in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Visio).
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Fluent high-proficient English language skills in spoken and written forms.


Have we aroused your interest? Do you feel compelled by our requirements? Then we would like to get to know you better in a personal conversation. Please apply to this job requisition and upload your complete documents. And then… Be First and Best. With Keysight.

Job Function




Keysight Global Sales - Europe

Employment Program:


Duration (temp position only):

13 - 24 months

Relocation Benefits:



Day Job


Part Time (P)

Travel Required:

< 25%

Staffing Recruiter:

Irene Valero Pizarro




Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:


EMEA : Germany : Baden-Württemberg : Boeblingen


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***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.

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