Advanced Embedded Firmware Developer

Date:  Jan 21, 2023
Country:  United States
State / Province:  Colorado
City:  Loveland
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  48707

Keysight is the world's leading electronic measurement company, helping scientists and engineers address their toughest technical challenges with confidence through innovations in wireless, modular, and software solutions. Our employees leverage their insight and passion to deliver measurement solutions in wireless communications, aerospace and defense, and semiconductor markets with world-class platforms, software and consistent measurement science.

This job will be part of the Electronic Industrial Solutions Group, which provides test and measurement solutions across a broad set of electronic industrial end markets, focusing on high-growth applications in the automotive and energy industries, and measurement solutions for consumer electronics, education and manufacturing, as well as semiconductor parametric testing, nano-positioning metrology and material science. The group provides electronic design and test software, instruments, and systems used in the simulation, design, validation, manufacturing, installation and optimization of electronic equipment.

Job Description

Keysight Technologies has been unlocking electronic measurement insights for 75 years. We are the world's leading electronic measurement company, transforming today's measurement experience through innovation in wireless, modular, and software solutions. With our HP and Agilent legacy, our 9,500 Keysight employees serve customers in more than 100 countries, delivering solutions in wireless communications, aerospace and defense and semiconductor markets with world class platforms, software, and consistent measurement solutions.


This experienced embedded firmware development position will be part of the Automotive and Energy Solutions (AES) group of Keysight Technologies.  AES solutions focus on the emerging markets related to automotive and energy including energy storage, grid-edge technologies, power semi-conductor, and electric vehicles.  A successful candidate for this position will have standout technical and leadership qualifications.



  • Design, develop, test, and deploy embedded firmware for electronic test and measurement applications.
  • Collaborate across technical domains to architect and plan product development.
  • Identify and champion for continuous improvements to firmware development processes.
  • Demonstrate passion for learning and seek development opportunities for self and team.


Job location: Loveland, CO.

Job Qualifications


  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or a related engineering discipline.
  • 3-5+ years of embedded firmware development experience.
  • Strong knowledge and experience with C, C++, OOP and design patterns.
  • Extensive knowledge of multi-threaded operating systems including Linux
  • Experience with Integrated Development Environments (Eclipse, Visual Studio, WinCE) and open-source compilers/debuggers (GCC, GDB).
  • Experience with revision control tools such as Git
  • Desire to work closely with hardware, ability to understand schematics and circuit diagrams.
  • Strong debugging and root-cause analysis skills  
  • Work well both independently and in teams using effective interpersonal skills
  • Efficient cross-site communication in multiple time zones



  • Familiarity with Agile development processes and tools.
  • Knowledge and experience with electronic measurement equipment.
  • Experience with FPGA/digital design and HW peripherals (PCIe,DMA,SPI,I2C)
  • Experience in automated tests to ensure code quality and reduce manual QA
  • Experience documenting APIs, design specifications and processes
  • Willingness/desire for global travel.







Day Job




Full Time (F)


Travel Required:


< 25%



Duration (Temp Positions Only):

Not Applicable 


Careers Privacy Statement 

***Keysight is an Equal Opportunity Employer.***


Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

Americas : United States : Colorado : Loveland

Job ID : 48707 

Nearest Major Market: Fort Collins
Nearest Secondary Market: Greeley

Job Segment: Testing, Test Engineer, Embedded, Developer, R&D Engineer, Technology, Engineering