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FPGA Intern

ID:  5073
Function:  Engineering

San Jose, CA, US

We are the global test and automation experts, powering next-generation technologies through advanced solutions. Behind every electronic device you use, Teradyne's leading-edge test technology ensures your device works right the first time, every time. Our portfolio of industrial automation solutions help manufacturers to develop and deliver new products quickly, efficiently and cost-effectively. Together, Teradyne companies deliver manufacturing automation across industries, applications and the world.


At Teradyne, our Cooperative Education and Internship program is designed to deliver meaningful, fast paced and real-life work experiences that are relevant to your career and academic goals. Our program offers practical work experience in a business environment, with the opportunity to contribute and add value to the organization.


In your role as FPGA Engineer, you will be an integral part of a world-class team designing the best of wireless test equipment for WIFI and cellular products. You will be working with cross-functional teams such as hardware, firmware, and software to define the FPGA functionality, create custom specifications, deliver the design and perform the system integration test.




  • Develop multiplatform FPGA design for LifePoint’s new products.
  • Develop FPGA design specifications, communicate and verify these specifications with the RF/FW designers, and implement these in a timely and high-quality manner.
  • Assist software engineering during integration phase and debug flow problems.
  • Develop and own functional blocks to be used on multiple platforms.
  • Hands on debug capability using lab equipment and JTAG.




  • BSEE or MSEE
  • Knowledge of working with FPGA architecture, implementation, and verification.
  • Experience with Xilinx tools, TCL, SVN/GIT.
  • Proven design experience implementing at least some of the following technologies, such as SerDes, AXI4, PCIe 2/3, high-speed ADCs and DACs, DDR3/4 memory etc.
  • Successfully completed designs that have gone into production.
  • Understanding of telecommunication theory.
  • Successfully build verification, test benches, and testing environments for new features.
  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively with a variety of personnel and cultures.



About Litepoint


LitePoint creates wireless test solutions and services for the world’s most innovative wireless device makers, helping them to ensure their products perform for today’s demanding consumers. A leading innovator in wireless testing, LitePoint products come out of the box ready to test the most widely used wireless chipsets in the world. LitePoint works with the leading makers of smartphones, tablets, PCs, wireless access points and chipsets. LitePoint is also at the forefront of testing the burgeoning world of connected devices…the Internet of Things. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, California and with offices around the world. LitePoint is a wholly owned subsidiary of Teradyne (NYSE: TER), a leading supplier of automation equipment for test and industrial applications. 2021 revenues were 3.7B and now approx. 6,000 employees globally and employs approximately 5,500 people worldwide.

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