Digital Signal Processing ASIC R&D Engineer

This job opening is with the Keysight Laboratories ASIC Technology Team in Rotselaar, Belgium (EU).

Keysight Laboratories is a central R&D organization, enabling Keysight to be first to market with breakthrough products and solutions.

Digital Signal Processing (DSP) and Mixed Signal Application Specific ICs (ASICs), tailor-made at Keysight Laboratories, are a major success factor for the company and continue to drive the performance and value of Keysight's new products.

In our team the Applied Research & Development for these ASICs is the core of our specialty and expertise. Bringing the algorithm to silicon is what we do daily.

We have an exciting job opportunity for a Digital Signal Processing ASIC R&D Engineer.

You will be developing cutting edge designs among some of the best talent in industry. You will be working in an international team, playing a significant role in exploring and designing DSP algorithms and Digital Designs, using state-of-the-art Electronic Design Automation (EDA) tools, directly impacting the key specs of Keysight's future products.

As member of the ASIC team your Major Responsibilities will be: *To research and design Digital / DSP and mixed signal ASICS that meet the product functionality specifications, quality and schedule requirements, supervised by the project's technical lead.

  • To code, verify and document your designs, and to synthesize and iterate them to meet timing closure.



Computer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematical Engineering




Flemish Brabant




What we offer

  • A competitive salary and compensation package.
  • A supportive and inclusive company culture fostering collaboration, diversity, and integrity.
  • Hybrid office/home Working and Work time Flexibility with respect for a healthy work-life balance.
  • The opportunity to design record breaking components that contribute to state-of-the-art instruments.
  • The opportunity to work with the best talent in industry sourcing expertise from people with decades of experience.
  • Chances to grow and build a career, either on a technical or management track.
Gezocht Profiel

Your Skills and Qualifications

  • You hold a Master’s degree or PhD in either Electronics and Chip Design, Information Systems and Signal Processing, Computer Sciences or equivalent.
  • You have a full professional working proficiency in both spoken and written English.
  • You have a Belgian Work Permit.

Personal Qualities:

  • You demonstrate strong and clear communication, analysis, and problem-solving skills.
  • You have a strong affinity with Digital Design, Engineering Mathematics and Digital Signal Processing.
  • You are an avid programmer e.g. in Python.
  • You have a proven track record as a team player.
  • You show design creativity, and you are always eager to learn.
  • You’re self-reliant, flexible and show a can-do attitude.
  • You are committed to work accurately, delivering high quality results, on time.

It's a plus if you have experience with any of the following (or you are willing to learn soon):

  • Matlab, Python, SystemC.
  • Scripting languages like Perl or Ruby.
  • The ASIC and/or FPGA design and verification process i.e.:
  • RTL design entry (VHDL or Verilog).
  • RTL simulation (Mentor, Cadence, ...).
  • Logic Synthesis and Timing Closure (Synopsys, Cadence).
  • Linux
  • Git
  • Elementary professional working proficiency in Dutch.