Agilent Technologies, Inc. Senior R&D Engineer in Singapore, Singapore


Agilent’s Life Sciences Group (LSG) is creating the tools and technologies that are changing the way we understand the world of our customers. Through a comprehensive set of lab productivity and total workflow solutions, LSG helps scientist advance basic research, unlock the genetic causes of disease and accelerate the discovery and development of new drugs. Agilent’s Life Sciences business addresses the needs of academic, institutional and pharmaceutical scientists in the areas of genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, bioinformatics, and pharmaceutical analysis. LSG instruments, device, software and services solutions optimize our customers’ workflows in the collection, purification, detection, quantification, characterization and production of DNA, RNA, proteins, other organic molecules and their metabolites.

Key position responsibilities:

  • To lead in the electrical and electronics design team from idea’s generation, design, prototype, qualifications until manufacturing release for a life science instrument.

  • Design and develop instrument digital architecture, board design and FPGA codes.

  • Performs digital circuit design, verification and layout, digital block synthesis.

  • Design coding, block level verification and work with verification team to validate the design.

  • Collaborate with system architect/designer to review and design to meet system requirements

  • Work closely together with cross functional team within R&D;, Marketing, QA, NPI, product support, material engineers and technicians throughout product life cycle.

  • Analyze, troubleshoot and resolve issues related to instrument electrical and electronic system.

  • Masters or PhD in Electrical and Electronics Engineering.

  • 5 years of working experience as digital and FPGA design engineer for complex life science instruments or integrated systems. Complete at least 3 product design cycles.

  • Experience in digital architecture (Zynq, DSP, PCIe), high speed board design and FPGA is a must.

  • Experience with Xilinx tools (ISE or Vivado), Verilog and MATLAB is a must.

  • Experience in PCBA schematic capture (Mentor DxDesigner) is a must and experience in layout tools (Mentor Expedition) is an added advantage.

  • Hand on experience in digital analyzing equipment’s, such as logic analyzer and oscilloscope.

  • Strong team player and able to work with cross sites design team.

  • Passionate about overcoming tough engineering challenges.

  • Hands on person.

Agilent is an equal opportunity employer.

Date Posted: 01/May/17

Requisition: 2071631

Job Title: Senior R & D Engineer

Business: Agilent OF & Supply Chain

Job Category: R & D

Job Sub-Category: R & D

Region: Asia Pacific

Country or Area: Singapore

State/Province: Singapore

Town/City: Singapore

Shift: Day Job

Job Type: Experienced

Schedule: Full-time

Travel Required: Occasional

Duration (Temp Positions Only): Not applicable

HR Country Location: Singapore

HR Town/City Location: Singapore