R&D Frontend Engineer

Date:  May 26, 2023
Country:  Malaysia
State / Province:  Penang
City:  Penang
Job Type:  Internal Temporary Worker
Job ID:  49082

Keysight is on the forefront of technology innovation, delivering breakthroughs and trusted insights to the world’s visionaries and innovators in electronic design, simulation, prototyping, test, manufacturing, and optimization. Our ~15,000 employees create world-class solutions in communications, 5G, automotive, energy, 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, Equity & 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

About the Job: 
The Job is to design, define, maintain, and support the existing product & work on new application development and enhancement. You will also be the part of requirement study and technical design.

You will work in an AGILE team to turn innovative ideas into robust software and solve complex design and implementation problems also to investigate new technologies and applications and apply modern software engineering practices such as unit testing and usability testing. 

About the Team: 
We are part of the Product Development team that is responsible for the growth of the Keysight businesses. The team consists of a Manager, Architect, Data Engineer, Data Scientist, UI/UX, an API developer and DevOps. We ensure a feature-rich and highly performant product with well-designed architecture.  
The candidate is responsible for developing and working with peers to build sustainable and well-defined components that can enhance or introduce new innovative features to the existing product. 

As the front-end engineer, you will do the following:
•    Work in an AGILE team to turn innovative ideas into robust software and solve complex design and implementation problems. 
•    Working with the team for front-end performance improvement.
•    Support sprint development and releases.
•    Code Review and Best Practices implementation.
•    Work with the product owner and scrum master to define and implement the requirement.
•    Gather requirements and functional specifications, assess the current software systems in place to identify areas in need of improvement and oversee the development team.

Job Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:  
•    Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a software-related discipline, from an accredited college or university.
•    At least 3 years of frontend development experience.
•    Must have hands-on experience in software development toolsets (IDE, graphical and numerical libraries, performance, and memory usage profilers etc.).
•    Must have programming skills in Javascript and Typescript. Mobile development is an added plus
•    Must have hands-on experience in Node.js
•    Must have hands-on experience in ReactJs and angular.
•    Knowledge of Angular, Redux/NgRx, HTML, CSS, SCSS, Node.js, GIT, and NPM.
•    Experience supporting multiple platforms such as iOS, Android, Mac, Windows and Windows Phone is an added plus.
•    Proven success working in a team-oriented environment and demonstrated problem-solving skills.
•    Must have an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems 

Desired Qualifications: 
•    Experience in full-stack development.
•    Ability to demonstrate advanced software coding skills, a solid grasp of software architecture and evidence of sophisticated results produced.
•    Proven ability to evaluate and adopt new technology. 
•    Possess good analytical and troubleshooting skills.
•    Passionate about intuitive use model and working knowledge of GUI development.
•    Well-versed in modern techniques in object-oriented design, design patterns and state management. 
•    Being versatile, a quick learner and a critical thinker.
•    Experience with Agile software development methodologies and Test-Driven Design 
•    A proactive and eager nature for tackling new challenges.
•    Positive thinking, good attitude and ability to learn quickly.

Job Function




Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:


Employment Program:

Internal Temporary Worker

Duration (Temp Positions Only):

> 24 months


Careers Privacy Statement 

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

Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

APAC : Malaysia : Penang : Penang || APAC : Malaysia : Selangor : Petaling Jaya

Job ID: 49082 

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