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Application Development Engineer/Scientist

Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Rosa
Job Type:  Campus
Job ID:  34979

Job Description

We are looking for an Application Development Engineer/Scientist with wireless communications expertise to help deliver 5G Keysight test solutions and industry growth.


This role requires someone with an Agile development mindset, along with a passion for creating customer solutions using software development environments such as C/C++ and are also comfortable interfacing with instrument hardware.


Responsibilities include:

  • Using technical, scientific knowledge, product expertise, and programming skills to solve customer application challenges.
  • Design and develop instrument control software for RF & mmW products and solutions
  • Interact with marketing, manufacturing, product development, and customers defining and delivering solutions.
Job Qualifications


  • Bachelor's, Masters or PhD in Electrical, or Computer Engineering, with strong software skills, or equivalent.
  • Experience via course work or internships in developing a significant software application.
  • Previous experience developing in a group environment (i.e. class project, prior internship)
  • Demonstrated experience with a high level object oriented programming language, e.g. C++.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with excellent teamwork skills.
  • Self-starter. Willing and able to quickly learn new applications and technologies.
  • Advanced understanding of various wireless communications technologies and wireless standards such as 5G NR, massive MIMO, beamforming, LTE-A, 802.11ac.



  • Experience controlling instrumentation hardware.
  • Familiarity with controlling test instruments and measurements.
  • Programming experience with Python, C#, C, C++.
  • Analysis of wireless communications measurement requirements, recommending appropriate solutions from the Keysight portfolio, and third party components, as and when required.







Day Job




Full Time (F)


Travel Required:


< 25%



Duration (Temp Positions Only):

Not Applicable 


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Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

Americas : United States : California : Santa Rosa

Job ID : 34979 

Nearest Major Market: Santa Rosa
Nearest Secondary Market: Petaluma

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