R&D Process Integration Engineer

Date:  Jan 6, 2022
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Rosa
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  43136

Job Description


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. 


We’re recognized as a Great Place to Work across the globe due to our robust culture and dynamic working environment. Our global team acts as “One Keysight,” using collaboration, inclusivity, and integrity to advance technology. We’re driven and curious, and we value all ideas, especially bold ones. And our strong culture extends far beyond our own walls. We leverage our corporate social responsibility framework to support our communities, nurture the next generation of engineers, and promote environmental sustainability. 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


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, mechanical engineering, manufacturing, product testing, process integration and programming. They will have transferrable background in manufacturing and fast paced production.


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.




Which may include:

•Influence microcircuit design by conducting Dfx reviews
•Create automated assembly programs for epoxy dispense, pick and place, and bonding machines
•Design mechanical tooling for assembly, electrical and environmental testing of products
•Enable emerging next generation 6G products by developing and implementing novel manufacturable solutions
•Write and maintain procedure documentation
•Monitor product quality through prototype and production builds, troubleshoot and respond to mechanical or electrical test failures
•Manufacturing development through Project Life Cycle (PLC) checkpoints
•As a technical leader, communicate with R&D and Manufacturing partners in the US and worldwide
•Partner with mechanical and electronic designers, process engineers, technicians and customers across functions to meet project deliverables
•Lead manufacturing experiments and reliability testing; interpret, analyze, and report results
•Train other engineers and technicians in area of expertise
•​Develop software tools that will efficiently translate designers’ CAD data into machine code for assembling microcircuits. These tools will be used by Process Engineers to program automated epoxy dispense, component placement and wire bonding machines.

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.
  • Proactiveness and flexibility working with large and diverse groups
  • Demonstrated leadership and accountability
  • Strong teamwork, interpersonal skills and follow-through
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong hands-on approach



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 : 43136 



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