Test Engineering Intern - Spring or Summer 2024

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Date: Feb 12, 2024

Location: North Reading, MA, 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.


Teradyne has an opportunity for a current engineering student to join our team located in North Reading, MA. This is the perfect opportunity for someone who wants to get in the Test Engineering world, work in a dynamic environment, spend a lot of time in a lab and collaborate in a cross functional team. The ideal candidate will add experience in Automated Test Equipment manufacturing that includes a mix of digital, analog, and RF circuitry, and at the same time will be part of the internal NPI operation, from planning, execution to transfer to Contract Manufacturers in Asia. 


As an engineering co-op/intern in this role, you can expect to work with our team of Test Engineers to:    


  • Test and debug complex PCBAs and High Level Assemblies to board level and, occasionally, to component level. 

  • Identify, assess, document, and communicate all issues encountered during execution of test processes. 

  • Assess test log files 

  • Ability to problem solve through creative and analytical thinking 

  • Identify root causes and pursue corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence of faults.  

  • Work closely with Teradyne Test and Design groups to obtain resolutions to issues encountered. 


This is a full-time temporary Intern (standard 40 hour work week) position. This position requires to be onsite Monday to Friday. Additional hours may be available during normal work week or on weekends.  


The ideal duration for this internship is 6 months.


 Candidate must provide their own transportation to and from work, which will be at our headquarters in North Reading, MA. 


This position is unfortunately not eligible for visa sponsorship opportunities.


Electronics Knowledge: 


  • Strong understanding of electronic circuit theory
  • Comprehension of digital and analog electronics principles
  • Familiarity with common electronic components


Testing and Analysis: 


  • Proficiency in conducting functionality and performance testing
  • Experience with data analysis and troubleshooting




  • Excellent written and oral communication 
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to explain technical concepts to individuals with varying levels of knowledge


Education Requirements: 

  • Currently enrolled college student pursuing a degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering  

  • Must have completed 2 years of related course work. Rising Junior. 

  • Must have GPA of  3.5 or greater 

  • Prior coop experience is a plus, knowledge and or work experience at Teradyne preferred 

  • Demonstrated leadership within campus life and extracurricular activities  


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