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Applications Engineering Intern

Date:  Feb 9, 2021
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Clara
Job Type:  Intern
Job ID:  39162

Keysight is the world's leading electronic measurement company, helping scientists and engineers address their toughest technical challenges with confidence through innovations in wireless, modular, and software solutions. Our employees leverage their insight and passion to deliver measurement solutions in wireless communications, aerospace and defense, and semiconductor markets with world-class platforms, software and consistent measurement science.

This job will be part of the Worldwide Sales / Field Operations Group, which is responsible for building and maintaining customer relationships to sustain Keysight's leadership in the market.  Engineers and scientists in more than 14,000 companies use Keysight offerings to research, design, develop, manufacture, install, and maintain electronic components, devices, subsystems and systems. And all of them interface with Keysight's global network of direct sales, support, and indirect channel partners.

Job Description

Keysight Technologies is the leader in electronic test and measurement equipment. Our Application Engineering organization is the premier technical pre/post-sales support team in electronics manufacturing test. As a Keysight Application Engineer (AE) Intern, you will work with test equipment used by the world’s leading technology companies to define and implement printed circuit board test methods and best practices. Keysight is the market leader in test systems for printed circuit board testing.  Application Engineers provide pre-sales and post-sales support for Keysight’s family of circuit board test systems.  The assignment for this internship will include attending the 2 week technical training class for the test system, then working with the instructor and other AEs to convert the training from a face to face class to a virtual class.     


This internship will be located in Santa Clara, California.

Job Qualifications


Keysight prides itself on hiring candidates with strong technical skills and with an emphasis on excellent communication skills.  The ability to communicate your thoughts, ideas, and point of view is very important in this position.  You must demonstrate the ability to work closely in teams and understand the dynamics of a team environment. We are looking for candidates that demonstrate leadership, technical skill, and ability to be dynamic and persuasive in a professional setting.


This position requires the following skillsets and attributes with an emphasis on technical expertise and communication skills.

  • BS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent education with emphasis in EE.
    • completed 3rd year preferred
  • Must be able to travel up to 25%.
  • Familiarity with programming languages such as C, C# or CPP preferred.
  • Familiarity with electronic circuit design concepts and basic electronic instrumentation
  • Ability to develop strong relationships with teammates.
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills.
  • Effective presentation and problem solving skills.

Job Function

Support / Service











Full Time (F)


Travel Required:


< 25%



Duration (Temp Positions Only):

< 6 months 


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

Keysight Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other protected categories under all applicable laws.

Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

Americas : United States : California : Santa Clara

Job ID : 39162 

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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