Teradyne Robotics Support Engineer in North Reading, Massachusetts


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Duties & Responsibilities:

Teradyne is a leading supplier of automation solutions for test and industrial applications. Teradyne’s Industrial Automation Division comprises the most advanced collaborative robots and automation technology, to serve industrial customers throughout the world.

We are currently seeking an experienced, customer-savvy, technical support with deep product knowledge of devices used in Electro-Mechanical or Manufacturing or Robotics intensive environments. This or engineer to join our North Reading and Bedford engineering teams, which has a focus on developing and fielding new robotics applications. This new engineer would be the second line of support, dealing with advanced problems that can't be solved by local support.

This exciting role presents the opportunity for the right candidates to get involved at the forefront of robotics and automation technology.

Duties include:

  • Serve as the in-house expert on one or more of our robotic application products.

  • Diagnose and debug advanced robotic applications in the field.

  • Duplicate and debug advanced robotic applications in our local labs.

  • Work with engineering on reproducing and fixing problems, creating workarounds, and developing new tests.

  • Assist Sales Engineering in training customers, presenting at trade shows, and creating demonstrations for our our robotic application products.

  • Serve as the face of the company to customers.

  • Represent the customer in presenting problems and requests to the engineering and product management groups. Collaborate on planning new features.


  • Work in a collaborative way in a cross-functional development team

  • Equally comfortable with electromechanical hardware and software

  • Able to interact with customers on a routine basis

  • Strong communication skills

  • Self-organizing, good follow-through

  • Passionate about technological innovation

Learn more about Teradyne , our people and what makes us a global leader in the ATE industry!

Employment Category:

Regular Full Time



Position Subject to ITAR/ FOUO controls:


Basic Qualifications, Experience, Skills & Education Required:

  • BS Degree in ME and or Electromechanical Engineering, or equivalent experience

  • At least 2 years field application experience supporting industrial customers is required.

  • Experience with robotics or electromechanical systems preferred.

  • Basic programming experience required

  • Vision experience and understanding of optics is a plus.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • ​Knowledge of electromechanical systems and software applications preferred

Approximately 50% domestic travel required. 50% work in our Massachusetts facilities required.

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:

Robotics Support Engineer

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


Job Categories:



USA - MA - North Reading

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.

We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.