Teradyne QE Software Engineer in Heredia, Costa Rica


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Teradyne is a global technology company delivering progressive solutions to complex testing challenges.

Without creativity and the diversity of thought, Teradyne’s technological innovations would not leave the ground.

If you are excited at the prospect of joining a global team, that is both exciting and dynamic, then Teradyne may be

the place for you!

We have an immediate need for a talented Software Engineer to join our Quality Engineering Team in Costa Rica.

The Quality Engineering (QE) Team is responsible for assessing Quality at all stages of the Software Development Life Cycle

so that Teradyne maintains its Quality leadership in the Automatic Test Equipment industry.

A SW engineer in QE team will use Teradyne SW - IGXL (MS Excel/Visual Basic based) or MST (C++/VisualStudio based) --

and work with in-house tools and cutting-edge digital and analog hardware.

This individual will be responsible for:

  • Reviewing system, hardware, and software requirements

  • Planning, Designing, creating, executing, and automating tests focused on proving our products work as planned

  • Enhancing in-house tools to make test creation more efficient and effective

  • Managing the defects in the defect tracking database in the reporting, duplication and resolution of issues found during product verification.

In addition, this engineer will:

  • Interact with software and hardware engineering teams, and work closely with Software Development Engineering

  • Provide expertise to the applications team and learn from them in order to reduce defect escapes.

Learn more about Teradyne, our people and why we are a global leader in the ATE Industry!

Employment Category:

Regular Full Time



Position Subject to ITAR/ FOUO controls:


Basic Qualifications, Experience, Skills & Education Required:

  • BSEE/BSCS/BS Computer Engineering/BS Software Engineering or equivalent

  • Familiarity with Agile and/or Waterfall Software Development Life Cycles

  • Programming with C/C++, C# (or equivalent) and/or VBA/Excel

  • Strong commitment to product quality.

  • Effective written and verbal communications skills in English

  • Able to work in an international, multi-site, dynamic, team-oriented environment

  • Represent QE department at Senior Managers project reviews

  • Years of experience: minimum 3-5

Also a plus:

  • Experience using MS Visual Studio/CodedUI

  • Understanding of embedded systems, digital, power, and/or analog hardware

Teradyne is a leading supplier of automation equipment for test and industrial applications. Teradyne Automated Test Equipment (ATE) is used to test semiconductors, wireless products, data storage and complex electronic systems, which serve consumer, communications, industrial and government customers. Our Industrial Automation products include Collaborative Robots used by global manufacturing and light industrial customers to improve quality and increase manufacturing efficiency. In 2017, Teradyne had revenue of $2.14 billion and currently employs approximately 4,800 people worldwide.

Our stock is listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol TER.

Job Title:

Quality Software Engineer

Relocation Available (Some relocation assistance has been approved for this role):


Job Categories:



CRI - Heredia - Costa Rica

EEO Statement::

The above listed position may involve access to export controlled technology and may be subject to export licensing requirements prior to employment.

ATTENTION APPLICANTS WITH DISABILITIES: If you’re unable to access our on-line application due to a disability you may visit one of our locations or our Corporate Office at 600 Riverpark Drive, North Reading, MA and request a paper application form. In addition, you may also contact the HR Service Center at 978-370- 3041 or contact them at HR.Service.Center@teradyne.com for additional assistance.

Teradyne is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.