Software Engineer

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Date: May 20, 2024

Location: Alajuela, CR

Company: Teradyne

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

Organization & Role

The Software Engineering team in Costa Rica is looking for a Software Engineer passionate about learning, developing high-quality software, solving complex problems, and becoming part of a bright and innovative team.  Can you balance various tasks related to requirements definition, software system design, development, testing, troubleshooting, and maintenance? Interact with multi-functional teams from the product definition stage through product release? Then you're exactly who we're looking for!  This role has some hybrid flexibility; however, the candidate must be able to work on-site at our office in the Coyol Free Zone in Alajuela.  




  • Design, implement, test, and deploy software components for Teradyne’s family of Automatic Test Equipment.
  • Create robust designs focusing on scalability, high performance, and maintainability.
  • Work with software verification engineers to devise, document, and execute effective test strategies and plans.
  • Conceive and implement fully functional and high-performing software solutions.
  • Tackle complex problems and come up with innovative software solutions.
  • Participate in brainstorming sessions and contribute ideas to improve our product, our process, and our team.

Basic Qualifications & Skills


  • Able to clearly express your ideas and concepts both written and verbally.
  • Driven to get the job done and are not afraid to commit and go above and beyond to do it.
  • Experience with C++, C# and .NET development
  • Solid knowledge of data structures and algorithms and operating systems (Windows, Linux)
  • Experience with development tools: Visual Studio, Clearcase/Git
  • Experience with Development Lifecycles, including Agile.
  • Some background in Hardware is a plus.
  • Co-op or internship experience a plus



  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering
  • Relevant internship or practical software development experience preferable


Don't undervalue your potential! We encourage you to apply even if you do not meet all the qualifications. We are striving to create an inclusive workplace that draws talents from varied educations, environments, and cultures, and want to consider what your unique talents can bring to our organization.

Job Segment: Test Engineer, Testing, Software Engineer, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Engineering, Technology

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