R&D Patent Engineer/ Senior Engineer

Date:  Sep 8, 2022
Country:  Malaysia
State / Province:  Penang
City:  Penang
Job Type:  Internal Temporary Worker
Job ID:  47487

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

Patent Engineer works at the forefront of technology and deals with innovations every day. He/she is required to keep abreast with the current technical developments and latest technology trends. This challenging, research-oriented role combines the skills of Scientific Expertise, IP Skills and Data Science.

The Patent Engineer is responsible to

  • Develop, automate and maintain a wide range of Patent Intelligence and analytics solutions for diverse business use case
  • Conduct comprehensive search and analysis of patent and technical information.
  • Provide timely, critical and decision-ready research reports to the technical and business community
  • Perform data analysis on companies, technologies and markets to support concept clearances, product development, competitive intelligence and litigation
  • Assist and advise business partners on IP matters, including patents, copyright, trade secret, trademarks, contracts and agreements

Job Qualifications

  • Typically 6-7 years relevant experience for entry to this level. Requires extensive experience and knowledge in job and ability to work independently.
  • Strong technical background with proven technical competencies
  • Strong analytical and presentation skills
  • Strong interest in information research and a keen reader
  • Able to multi-task with excellent attention for details
  • Knowledge of patent system, and previous experience with patent searching tools and techniques would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of data science would be an advantage
  • Work experience in T&M industry would be an advantage

Job Function




Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:

< 25%

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

Job ID : 47487 

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