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Field Application Engineer

ID:  4108
Function:  Engineering

Boise, ID, US

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

Do you want to be part of an exciting and dynamic team where you get the chance to work with cutting edge technology? Do you enjoy solving complex problems? Teradyne’s engineering teams are characterized by deep technical skills working with both software & hardware. Our Engineers thrive on a dynamic, customer-driven, global work environment. We succeed through teamwork. 


We are currently seeking a Field Applications Engineer for a position based in Boise, Idaho.  As a Field Applications Engineer you will also become a part of, and report to, the Nextest Division’s Application team located in our San Jose, CA office. You will interact with our factory based Engineers as well as our Customers. You will have the opportunity to experience a range of activities, which vary week-to-week and sometimes day-to-day. These include:

Pre-Sales Customer technical support
Post-Sales Customer technical support
Technical demonstration creation, documentation, and presentation
Technical presentations to large and small groups of engineers 
Training course creation and presentation
Technical documentation creation / review
Technical / Marketing support for Engineering


Basic Qualifications & Skills

Memory semiconductor test experience (specifying, creating, debugging, and correlating device test programs)
Strong English & technical communication skills (both verbal and written)
Strong interpersonal skills
Understanding of modern memory semiconductor device architectures, specifications, and design considerations
Proficiency in C / C++ programming
Local to Boise, ID area
Willingness to travel, domestically / internationally, sometimes on very short notice
Ability to "think on your feet" and use a "problem solving mindset" in sometimes stressful problem solving scenarios

Experience in technical sales environment
UFS, NVMe, and/or PCIe memory device test experience
Flash memory test experience
DRAM test experience
High speed serial bus test experience
Digital/Logic semiconductor test experience 
Test program creation/debug/correlation for:
Nextest Magnum testers
Advantest Memory testers
Analog / Mixed-Signal device test experience


BS in Engineering or equivalent

Nearest Major Market: Boise
Nearest Secondary Market: Meridian

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