DSP & FPGA Engineer

Date:  Sep 9, 2022
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Rosa
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  46806

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


As market leaders, we are at the heart of the technology revolution. We help our customers accelerate their innovations to connect and secure the world anywhere, anytime with any information – voice, data, video, and whatever they can imagine next.


 As a DSP and FPGA design engineer, you join a high-performance R&D team located primarily in Santa Rosa, CA, and partner closely with teams around the globe. Our team is a key part of Keysight’s central research and development organization, Keysight Laboratories. Our team helps research, create, validate, and implement technology involving industry-leading technology in a highly collaborative development environment.  This includes high-performance digital baseband with signal processing utilizing FPGAs, Keysight’s next-generation ASICs, and software for future generations of wireless test solutions.  

We are able to consider remote candidates (in the USA) for this role.

Job Qualifications


Required Skills:

  • BS, MS or Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering (or applicable engineering degree/experience)
  • A minimum of 8 years relevant job experience or education beyond a bachelor’s degree
  • Experience creating digital signal processing solutions (DSP), including the ability to use tools for simulation and coding
  • Experience with scientific and mathematical programming algorithms
  • Proficiency with FPGA technology development platforms 
  • Knowledge of electronic test and measurement equipment 
  • Self-motivated, quick-learner, and excellent analytical skills 
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Must be flexible, adaptable, and eager to push technical boundaries
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


Desired Skills:

  • A solid educational background with an emphasis in DSP designs using FPGA technologies 
  • Experience with MATLAB
  • Experience with the latest Xilinx tools (preferred) and/or Intel FPGA tools
  • Experience in programming using C/C#/C++/Python



Job Function




Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:


Duration (Temp Positions Only):

Not Applicable


Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:


Americas : United States : California : Santa Rosa

Job ID : 46806 


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Nearest Major Market: Santa Rosa
Nearest Secondary Market: Petaluma

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