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Sr. Field Application Engineer

ID:  2414
Function:  Engineering

Irvine, CA, 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

The Teradyne <Bus Group> Field Applications team is looking for a highly-motivated, energetic, driven Field Application Engineer who will work collaboratively with the team as well as independently to determine and develop imaginative, thorough, and practical application solutions.



  • Develop, debug and deployment of test solutions for Digital, SOC semi-conductor devices
  • Test program software development, often in collaborative environment
  • Load board/probe card schematics design and layout review for test solutions
  • Analyze problems and develop solutions on Teradyne ATE platform to optimize customer throughput
  • Work with test engineering customers to understand and improve test processes
  • Develop tests for Functional, SCAN, DC parametric and other
  • Making recommendations to improve quality of test coverage
  • Release to production of the test solution involving production handler and prober equipment; including correlation
  • Develop new techniques for characterizing and testing semiconductor devices
  • Demonstrate tester capability for customer evaluations
  • Assist customers on tester operation and capability
  • Provide training, technical exchanges and technical papers

Basic Qualifications & Skills


  • Test/Product engineering experience in digital, analog test development preferred
  • Prior programming experience on Teradyne, such as Uflex, Flex, J750, Magnum, Maverik or other semiconductor ATE platforms strongly desired
  • Knowledge of Visual Basic, C, C++, C#, Java, Python programming in a Windows environment
  • Possess team skills and has ability to work independently
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work with customer and international teams
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge on handler and prober interface experience helpful
  • Willingness for international travel up to 25%
  • Solid presentation skills
  • General understanding of ATE industry trends as well as competitive products and product positioning will be a plus



  • Bachelor or higher degree in electronic/computer engineering or related fields
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience of semiconductor testing Industry and preferred
  • Hands on experience on IC component testing project development

Nearest Major Market: Irvine California
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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