R&D Process Engineer

Date:  Sep 6, 2022
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Rosa
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  45250

Job Description

This position is at Keysight Headquarters in Santa Rosa, CA (Keysight Technologies in Santa Rosa, California – Brochure). Information about Keysight jobs and benefits in the USA can be found here (Keysight Technologies).


This role lies on the boundaries of engineering disciplines including electrical, mechanical, materials and software. The successful candidate will support microcircuit New Product Introduction (NPI) initiatives through a variety of responsibilities including process research and development, manufacturing, process integration and programming. They will have transferrable background in manufacturing and fast paced production. Must demonstrate results achieved through strong analytical research and experimentation.


The microcircuit NPI organization serves Keysight’s Electronic Industrial Solutions Group, Communications Solutions Group and Keysight Labs. Together we provide RF, microwave, mmWave, 5G and 6G Test and Measurement solutions to customers in the communications, aerospace & defense, automotive & energy, general electronics, manufacturing, and semiconductor industries.

Responsibilities may Include:

  • Investigate new interconnect materials for high frequency applications and multi-chip heterogeneous integration
  • Enable emerging next generation 6G products by developing and implementing novel manufacturable solutions
  • Influence microcircuit design by conducting Dfx reviews
  • Create automated assembly programs for epoxy dispense, pick and place, and bonding machines Write and maintain procedure documentation
  • As a technical leader, communicate with R&D and Manufacturing partners in the US and worldwide
  • Partner with mechanical and electronic designers, process and integration engineers, technicians and customers across functions to meet project deliverables
  • Lead manufacturing experiments; interpret, analyze, and report results
  • Train other engineers and technicians in area of expertise
  • Develop code for efficient data analysis

Job Qualifications


  • Transferrable academic and professional experience in manufacturing and R&D.
  • Research and development experience in new technology introduction.
  • BS or MS in Engineering: Mechanical, Materials, Mechatronics or related fields.
  • Knowledge of electrical engineering, chemistry and computer science is a plus.


Recent graduates are encouraged to apply. Typically, 2-4 years relevant experience for entry to this level.

  • Strong initiative and follow-through
  • Demonstrated leadership and accountability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong hands-on approach



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 : 45250 


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