Hardware Design Engineer - Senior

Date:  Jan 5, 2022
Country:  Malaysia
State / Province:  Penang
City:  Penang
Job Type:  Internal Temporary Worker
Job ID:  43968

Job Description

About Keysight:
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.
We’re recognized as a Great Place to Work across the globe due to our robust culture and dynamic working environment. Our global team acts as “One Keysight,” using collaboration, inclusivity, and integrity to advance technology. We’re driven and curious, and we value all ideas, especially bold ones. And our strong culture extends far beyond our own walls. We leverage our corporate social responsibility framework to support our communities, nurture the 
next generation of engineers, and promote environmental sustainability. 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.

About the Job:

  • To design, develop and sustain common controller platform for Keysight General Purpose instrument. Opportunity to expose with latest microcontroller hardware design.

About the Team:

  • You will be part of the dynamic team consisting of hardware and firmware engineers using the latest microcontroller architecture and real-time operating system to develop controller platform and hardware components for Keysight instrument.


  • Design and develop digital hardware circuits and components for Keysight instrument. 
  • Perform components selection/evaluation, circuit/product design verification, validation and qualification.
  • Develop hardware design document to promote consistent design practices and process.
  • Promote good design practice and optimize reusable design block. 
  • Work closely with multiple cross discipline teams during development cycle.
  • Occasionally required to lead a team of engineers depending on project scope.
  • Effective use of EDA tools (eg. LTspice, PSpice, Hyperlynx, Mathlab, and others) for design simulation and verification.
  • Establish, refine and improve hardware design process.

Job Qualifications

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor Degree in Electrical/Electronics/Computer/Communication Engineering.
  • Good working experience in digital hardware design and development.
  • Knowledge and understanding in analog and mixed signal circuit design and troubleshooting.
  • Experience in using EDA design tool such as LTSpice, PSpice or any other circuit simulation tools.
  • Demonstrate the ability as a good leader of the team, working independently, selfmotivated with consistent drive to improve hardware design and design processes.
  • Good organizational, planning and communication skills. 
  • Good command in written and spoken English.
  • Minimum 6 years of hardware design experience

Job Function



Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:

< 25%

Duration (Temp Positions Only):

> 24 months


Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:


APAC : Malaysia : Penang : Penang

Job ID : 43968 


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