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Director of Operations, Storage Business Unit

ID:  3070
Function:  Operations

North Reading, MA, US

Organization & Role


Director of Operations, Storage Business Unit


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!


Teradyne is currently looking for a Director of Operations to join our team at our North Reading, MA office.  If you thrive on solving challenges and love learning about the latest innovative technologies, Teradyne is the place for you. We are the test experts behind many of today’s electronics products - smartphones, tablets, gaming systems, automotive electronics, computers and more. Teradyne is looking for talented people, who share our passion and drive, to join our team. 


We are seeking an amazing Director of Operations to lead our operations team spanning from New Product Introduction in the US to High Volume Manufacturing in Asia in one of the fastest growing business units at Teradyne.  You are self-motivated, with a positive attitude who enjoys working through people to achieve tremendous results. A team player who loves a good challenge, has a high level of integrity, and works diligently to exceeds expectations.



•    Responsible for meeting revenue goals on a consistent basis
•    Developing and executing strategic initiatives
•    Working with department managers to develop and implement employee development and training programs
•    Liaising with functional heads to develop new product introduction and manufacturing objectives to match pace with growth
•    Working with each functional group and the operations team to identify, prioritize, and act on meeting project timelines and risk management.
•    Lead the team to work with finance and supply line groups to develop, analyze, monitor, and meet cost structures and models.
•    Delivering revenue and project status reviews to senior management and peers

Basic Qualifications & Skills

•    Minimum 15 years of experience in an operations and/or new product introduction management role.
•    Minimum 5-10 years of experience in a management role and coordinating complex, cross-functional projects.
•    Working knowledge of inventory, capacity planning, material gathering, engineering and finance aspects of manufacturing and outsourcing of electromechanical systems and PCBAs.
•    Ability to support the NPI team in multiple cross-functional project tracks (swim lanes) concurrently in a fast paced environment.
•    Ability to escalate issues to senior level management.
•    Comfortable working with cross functional subject matter experts to get desired deliverables.
•    Excellent communication (written and verbal) and collaborative team player.
•    Confidence in conflict solving ability.
•    Persistent, Tenacious, Proactive
•    MS Office Suite (Excel, Outlook, MS Project or similar) 



A BS degree in a technical discipline, preferably mechanical or manufacturing engineering.



This position requires employees to be fully vaccinated or subject to weekly testing for onsite access.

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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