Manufacturing Engineer

Date: Nov 18, 2023

Location: North Reading, MA, US

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!

The NPI Manufacturing Engineer will work with our project teams, across a range of projects, to help move our new products from the early concept stage through final transfer to our contract manufacturer.   



  • Collaborating with other engineering groups to identify and resolve design issues as early as possible in the new product development cycle.
  • Working with the NPI team to enable a timely transfer of our new products to volume manufacturing.
  • Building various electro-mechanical assemblies to develop the assembly process flow and identify any assembly risks that may lead to product failures.
  • Creating detailed assembly process documents for our pilot production teams and contract manufacturers to use during the product builds.
  • Identifying the need, then designing and qualifying assembly tools and fixtures used in the assembly of our products.
  • Assisting in the evaluation of product assembly issues and collaborating with other groups to determine the root cause and corrective action.
  • Working with our suppliers to design and validate the packaging solutions used with our new products.
  • Training various personnel on the proper methods used to assemble our products.
  • Assisting in the completion of other department projects as required.


Basic Qualifications & Skills:

  • A strong mechanical aptitude with an eagerness to comprehend how things go together and a willingness to offer ideas for improving the overall product design.
  • Experience developing assembly processes flows from solid models, bills of material and other available design information.
  • Experience creating and maintaining detailed product assembly instructions.
  • Experience developing mechanical tools and fixtures used in the assembly of mechanical and electro-mechanical products.
  • Ability to design and document parts and assemblies in SolidWorks.  Familiarity with SolidWorks PDM is a plus.
  • Experience with the Microsoft Office 365 Suite of tools, including, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Minimum of 2 years of related work experience in a manufacturing engineering position
  • Ability to work full time, on-site, in our North Reading, MA Facility
  • Willingness to travel as required (10%-50% project dependent).



  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Certified SolidWorks Professional or Certified SolidWorks Professional – Academic Certification


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