R&D Tech Specialist

Date:  Jun 23, 2022
Country:  United States
State / Province:  Colorado
City:  Loveland
Job Type:  Campus
Job ID:  46451

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


At Keysight, we help companies address their toughest challenges with precision and confidence. We offer the most precise electronic measurement tools in the industry, with advanced software to match. Our employees leverage their insight and passion to revolutionize electronic measurement and make a difference in the world.


Keysight’s Automotive and Energy Solutions (AES) group is looking for an experienced electronics technician to work with and support multiple new product development teams in Loveland, Colorado.




•    As the primary technician for our R&D group, you will work with design engineers to build, test, troubleshoot, re-work, repair and extensively modify product prototypes into world-class solutions ready for production.
•    Contribute to solution verification and validation, assist with design and development of test systems, test software, and fixtures.
•    Self-Manage day-to-day activities based on the current project priorities and organizational needs of the supported teams, and work with contract/3rd party resources to delegate assembly and re-work tasks as needed.  
•    Maintain the lab spaces to ensure clean, safe, and productive working environments.

Job Qualifications


•    Minimum 5 years of experience with troubleshooting and repair of electronic circuit boards, or at least 2 years of experience in technician role supporting R&D teams
•    Strong operational knowledge of electronic circuits, digital and analog, including the ability to read and understand electrical schematics and layout/assembly diagrams 
•    Proficient with electronic test instrumentation - DMMs, function generators, scopes, power supplies, etc.
•    Experience with electro-mechanical product assemblies.
•    Proficient with Microsoft Office tools
•    Strong written and verbal communications skills
•    Strong initiative and self-managed work style
•    Strong organization and multi-tasking skills
•    Experience in a product development/R&D environment
•    Extensive experience with modifying and adding new components to prototype assemblies beyond basic part swapping/replacement (kludge in dead-bug ICs, cut and re-route PCB traces, etc.)
•    Experience with design for manufacturing (DFx) techniques
•    Understanding of instrument calibration techniques
•    Experience working with high voltage and 3-phase AC equipment.
•    Experience with programming of test instrumentation
•    Basic software development skills

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:


Americas : United States : Colorado : Loveland

Job ID : 46451 


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