Hardware Engineering Intern - Winter 2024

Date: Nov 17, 2023

Location: Agoura Hills, CA, US

Company: Teradyne

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.


Purpose of Position / Reporting Structure


The Hardware Engineer – Signal Delivery, Intern/Co-op position in Agoura Hills is intended to work within a group of Electrical and Electro-Mechanical Engineers as part of the Advanced Signal Delivery Group. This is a position for an individual who will participate and be a part of an innovative and collaborative team developing custom Electronic hardware and Software solutions consisting of PCB's, Complex Cable Assemblies and test fixtures that confirm the performance and durability of our products..  This group is part of the Semiconductor Test Division that manufactures Automatic Test Equipment for the Semiconductor Industry.


The internship duration would be January - March, with possibility to extend. The internship is preferably full-time.


Major Duties and Responsibilities


The primary duties and responsibilities of a Hardware Engineer – Signal Delivery include:


  • Work under the supervision and/or collaboration with Senior-Engineers to Engineering Technicians
  • Setup hardware for test of Signal Delivery such as: Interconnects, Cable Assemblies, PCB's
  • Refine, Create, and Improve GUl's on test fixtures using Python, NI Labview or LabWindows
  • Execute hands-on measurements using Power Supplies, Fluke Meters, Oscilloscope, High-speed instruments


Minimum Qualification & Requirements


  • Pursuing Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering (must be currently enrolled in a Degree Program)
  • Understanding of: Basics of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Familiarity with programming languages
  • Good organizational and presentation skills
  • Internship session: 3 months to 6 months


Preferred Qualifications & Requirements


  • Pursuing MS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering (must be currently enrolled in a
  • Degree Program)
  • Background in Transmission Line theory, Electromagnetics, Signal Integrity
  • Knowledge of 3D SI tools such as CST Studio Suite, HFSS, and Cadence tools
  • Hands-on equipment: VNA, TDR's, Oscilloscopes

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