Software Engineer

Date:  Jan 23, 2022
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Rosa
Job Type:  Campus
Job ID:  42463

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.




The Keysight Global Services Organization (KGSO) is seeking a talented and motivated individual to join our calibration procedure and test automation team in Santa Rosa, California.  In this position, you will develop calibration software that allows Keysight’s global service centers as well as external self-maintainer customers to efficiently repair, calibrate, and optimize our market-leading electronic test equipment.


Working with world class measurement experts, you will be part of a team that creates automated software that adheres to US and international standards to ensure that Keysight products meet their performance specifications. You will be working with R&D, manufacturing and software teams in other geographies world-wide. You will architect, design, and implement test algorithms, instrument interfaces, device drivers and measurements to characterize and validate state of the art hardware. You will perform this in modern object-oriented test development environments over the full software lifecycle of requirements capture, investigation, product definition, design, implementation, test, release, and maintenance. 


Your job will include hands on exposure to a wide variety of Keysight test equipment products including (but not limited to) power meters and sensors, signal analyzers, network analyzers, signal generators and oscilloscopes.  Prior experience with measurement equipment is a plus, but not a requirement.   Training will be provided as needed.

Job Qualifications


Required Skills/experience:

  • BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, EE with software emphasis, or equivalent experience
  • Proficiency with object-oriented design principles
  • Understanding of Windows OS (Win 10)
  • Experience in C/C++, C# and XML.  Familiarity with .NET, Microsoft Visual Studio, and C# preferred.
  • Proficient in building, testing, and debugging software
  • Demonstration of excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Strong organizational skills


Desired skills:

  • Prior experience with electronic test equipment and measurements



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 : 42463 


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