Manufacturing Optical Engineer

Date:  Nov 8, 2022
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Clara
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  46424

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

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 position will work to analyze failures and direct repairs of customer returned products.   You will you your analytic skills to trouble shoot and get to the root cause of issues.   You will use your knowledge of the manufacturing processes to create a root cause analysis.   Your findings will help the team improve the manufacturing processes and lead to higher quality products.  You will lead teams of engineers and other manufacturing team members to improve the service process for customer products.    You will compile reports of your findings and present to management and customers showing the trends and improvements being made.   Your efforts will directly impact the customer and improve Keysight service and product quality.

Job Qualifications


  • Bachelors Degree In Mechanical, Optical, Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering.  Bachelors Degree  in Material Science or Physics.
  • 2-5 year experience in manufacturing, optics manufacturing, process development or quality engineering.
  • Ability to analyze data and make presentations
  • Ability to troubleshoot hardware products and implement corrective actions
  • Ability to lead teams and get results
  • Clean room Experience



  • Experienced with optical products
  • Experience in process improvement
  • Experience with Lean, Six Sigma or other quality tools

Job Function




Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:

< 25%

Duration (Temp Positions Only):

Not Applicable


Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:


Americas : United States : California : Santa Clara

Job ID : 46424 


Careers Privacy Statement 

***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.


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

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