R&D Software Engineer, Software (Wafer Test Solutions)

R&D Software Engineer, Software (Wafer Test Solutions)

Keysight Technologies Singapore (sales) Pte. Ltd.
5-7 years
62232 - 103728 SGD

Job Description

About Keysight:

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 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 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 and .

About the Job:

This job is in Wafer Test Solutions (WTS) team where we research, design, develop and manufacture the world's most advanced semiconductor wafer and chip test solutions used to evaluate chip design, to control manufacturing process, or to verify performance and functions of semiconductor products. Your work will advance the state of the art of chip industry - supporting high-end smartphones, data centers, autonomous vehicles, IoT and many other fields where semiconductor is key enabling component.

About the Team:

In this role as a Software Design Engineer, you will be a key member of a multidisciplinary and international team of R&D engineers who research and develop wafer test systems with Keysight's high-end instruments, advanced mechanical integration and platform software controlling complex test workflows.


  • Designs Keysight products and specifies the components that make up the products.
  • Designs and develops products, components, processes, and systems using broad engineering concepts and research techniques.
  • Documents research and design specifications. Solves complex and high impact design and development problems including customer application issue of varying scope and complexity.
  • Uses product and customer applications knowledge to determine, define, develop and validate design concepts and methods. May facilitate transition of product design and enhancements to full production/delivery.
  • May lead product definition/system design for complex features or coordinate a small group in feature development and integration. Software: Designs, develops, tests and debugs software programs, products and tools required for the operation and control of programmable products and systems, and programs for dedicated Keysight products and services through the entire product life cycle from customer requirement definition to product shipment and post-sales support.
  • Firmware/embedded software engineers design, develop, test and debug embedded application software and/or firmware that will drive controls and control systems for company products, typically involving analog and digital hardware and software operating systems.
  • May develop algorithms to align and calibrate equipment.
  • May design and execute test plans to ensure new firmware meets specifications, functionalities and performance requirements.
  • Monitors industry trends for technological evolutions and leverages appropriate technology.
  • Determines and develops approaches to assignments
  • Leads or is key in development and/ or design projects requiring coordination with other functions
  • Solves a broad range of problems of varying scope and complexity

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree or University Degree or equivalent.
  • Typically 4-5 years relevant experience for entry to this level.
  • Requires in-depth knowledge and experience in job and ability to work independently

Desired Qualifications:

  • MS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science, or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in object-oriented design and coding (C++, or C#, etc.)
  • Expertise in one or more of the following technical areas: requirement analysis, source control system, continuous integration, agile software process, electrical engineering, semiconductor devices
  • Experience working with any of the following fields is a plus:Scientific data visualization and statistics
    Embedded software development
    Software development or application development experience with semiconductor ATE.
  • Self-starter able to think and act independently to translate general objectives into tangible results, with a record of delivering successful designs on schedule to meet market requirements.
  • Excellent communication and ability to work well in team environment with people at all levels.

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