Manufacturing Engineer

Date:  Nov 27, 2022
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Rosa
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  48342

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

Manufacturing Engineer – Materials Engineering. Keysight Technologies has been unlocking electronic measurement insights for 75 years. No other company offers our depth and breadth of measurement tools and expertise. Our singular focus helps scientists and engineers address their toughest challenges with precision and confidence. With our help, they are better able to deliver the breakthroughs that make a measurable difference in the world. The Precision Meso-scale Technology Center (PMTC), located on Keysight’s campus in Santa Rosa, CA exists to provide high precision mechanical solutions that enable the capabilities of Keysight’s industry leading electronic measurement equipment.

As a manufacturing engineer, you will develop and sustain manufacturing processes utilizing cutting edge technologies to achieve micron level tolerances in precision hermetic package assemblies and transfer molding operations. Working closely with R&D on microwave and mm wave applications, you will influence and create designs for mechanical components and  assemblies, facilitating their release and support ongoing production. Your duties may also include, investigating the latest micro circuit packaging technology, process tooling design, providing design for manufacturing input on new products, troubleshooting process issues, Root cause analysis, Documentation creation and maintenance.

Job Qualifications

Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Materials Science, Materials Engineering, or applicable sciences, 2-5+ years of applicable experience in precision assembly, manufacturing, and design (part design, tool design, and/or process development). This role requires a combination of technical knowledge, engineering theory and a hands-on approach to manufacturing.



Fundamental knowledge of material properties
Working knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
Working knowledge of thermal processing technology
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work in and/or lead diverse cross-functional teams
Strong mechanical aptitude
Excellent organizational and project management skills,
Ability to prioritize day to day activities balancing immediate needs with long term project goals
Solid modeling experience (preferably in Siemens NX CAD)
Familiarity with RF, microwave, and mm wave applications
Experience with mechanical electronic 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 Rosa

Job ID : 48342 


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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: Santa Rosa
Nearest Secondary Market: Petaluma

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