October 09, 2016
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AFM R&D Scientist

Keysight Technologies - Santa Clara, CA

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  • Company
    Keysight Technologies Keysight Technologies
  • Location
    Santa Clara, CA
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
  • Education
    Doctoral Degree
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Job Description

Requisition :

Job Title :
AFM R&D Scientist

Description :
Keysight is the world's leading electronic measurement company, helping scientists and engineers address their toughest technical challenges with confidence through innovations in wireless, modular, and software solutions. Our employees leverage their insight and passion to deliver measurement solutions in wireless communications, aerospace and defense, and semiconductor markets with world-class platforms, software and consistent measurement science.

This job will be part of the Electronic Industrial Solutions Group, which provides test and measurement solutions across a broad set of electronic industrial end markets, focusing on high-growth applications in the automotive and energy industries, and measurement solutions for consumer electronics, education and manufacturing, as well as semiconductor parametric testing, nano-positioning metrology and material science. The group provides electronic design and test software, instruments, and systems used in the simulation, design, validation, manufacturing, installation and optimization of electronic equipment.

As a postdoc in the R&D group you will drive the creation of advanced imaging modes that enable new applications as well as the implementation of smart automation to make AFM accessible to a broader audience.
Qualifications :
* Ph.D. in Physics or related field
* Experience with the operation of scientific equipment preferably atomic force microscopes
* Hands-on experience with sample preparation
* Experience with algorithm development and control theory
* Ability to work in a dynamic and international team
* Programming - C, C++, C#, Matlab, FORTRAN and Python

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..