Software Test Engineer (QA)

Date:  May 26, 2023
Country:  Malaysia
State / Province:  Penang
City:  Penang
Job Type:  Internal Temporary Worker
Job ID:  50050

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: 
We are looking for a skilled software test engineer to focus on QA and Testing (Manual, Automation and Performance Testing). As a software test engineer, you will be responsible for thoroughly inspecting and testing our products and features to ensure that they work as intended before they’re launched.

The candidate is responsible for defining testing strategy and working with cross-functional team members to implement it.

As the Software Test Engineer, you will do the following:
•    Create detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured test plans and test cases for manual, automated and regression testing.
•    Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities.
•    Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open-source tools.
•    Identify, record, track bugs and perform regression testing when bugs are resolved.
•    Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts.
•    Stay up to date with new testing tools and test strategies

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 software testing experience
•    Must have hands-on experience in writing clear, concise, and comprehensive test plans and test cases
•    Must have hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing.
•    Must have hands-on experience with automated testing tools.
•    Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting
•    Proven success working in a team-oriented environment and demonstrated problem-solving skills.
•    Must have the ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
Desired Qualifications: 
•    Good understanding of Agile software development methodologies and the role of QA in iterative development cycles
•    Experience with security testing is a plus.
•    Experience with testing big data application based on Hadoop/Spark/KX is a plus.
•    A proactive and eager nature for tackling new challenges

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 || APAC : Malaysia : Selangor : Petaling Jaya

Job ID: 50050 

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