Senior R&D Software Engineer - Analyst

Date:  Oct 2, 2022
Country:  Malaysia
State / Province:  Penang
City:  Penang
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  47134

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

This R&D Software Engineer position offers the opportunity to join a great team of software developers in R&D. We are looking for a passionate software engineer to design, develop, deploy and maintain software solutions. Our ideal candidate is familiar with the software development life cycle and able to apply modern software engineering practices such as agile, design review, code review, unit testing and usability testing.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Meet and coordinate with internal and external stakeholders to establish project scope, schedule and resource.
  • Develop, analyse, prioritize, and organize requirement specifications, data mapping, diagrams, and flowcharts for developers and testers to follow
  • Translate user requirements into technical specifications for developers.
  • Translate technical specifications into clear non-technical requirements for users.
  • Define and coordinate the execution of testing procedures, and develop test cases to serve the overall quality assurance process
  • Monitor and analyses software product performance, quality, and reliability. Identifies problem or unfavorable deviations, recommends, and executes corrective actions.
  • Develop documentation such as requirements document, processes and training as needed
  • Keeping up to date with industry trends and developments.

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor's/Master's/PhD in Computer Engineering/Computer Science or equivalents

  • Proven ability to assess business needs and translate them into relevant solutions
  • Excellent communication skill (written and verbal)
  • Experience with Agile software development
  • Experience in Project Management
  • Familiar with JIRA, web, windows, cloud software application.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills to address development and production issues
  • Team player, positive attitude, passionate for continuous learning, self-motivated
  • Able to guide and coach junior team members.
  • Able to work with cross-functional teams.

Job Function




Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:


Employment Program:


Duration (Temp Positions Only):

Not Applicable



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

Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

APAC : Malaysia : Penang : Penang

Job ID : 47134 

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