Regular Full Time
CRI - Heredia - Costa Rica
Duties & Responsibilities
The duties of an Applications Engineer include :
Create techniques for testing and characterizing leading edge electronic components (VLSI and AVLSI devices).
Design analog and digital interfaces to implement switching, filtering, signal conversion, and other functions.
Write and debug characterization / production test programs in C++ / Visual Basic for mixed-signal, logic, power discrete and memory applications, using Teradyne platforms.
Support and deliver customer demonstration programs and presentations.
Reproduce / evaluate customer issues for software / hardware engineering to correct and provide interim solutions.
Provide remote support to customer inquiries, questions, and basic problems, via hotline support.
Participate in customer account teams and is expected to perform roles as the liaison between Teradyne and customer.
Travel to customer locations to provide on-site consultation and support customer product acceptance. Total travel requirements may be 25% or greater.
Write and present technical papers at internal / external Users Group meetings.
Basic Qualifications, Experience, Skills & Education Required
BSEET (B.S. Electrical Engineering Technology), BSEE (B.S. Electrical Engineering), B.S Electronic Engineering or equivalent.
Strong hardware design skills (strong bases on AC-DC analysis, op amps, filters, DSP, DAC / ADC, digital circuitry, Power Discrete, RF).
Strong software (C++ and / or Visual Basic) development skills.
Experience designing multilayer PCBs (DESIRABLE).
1 to 2 years of test / product engineering experience in IC component testing with experience in developing sophisticated / robust ATE Mixed Signal solutions or equivalent (DESIRABLE).
Excellent problem solving skills.
Team player and able to maintain professional decorum with peers and customers in a high energy and highly variable production / engineering environment.
Ability to travel outside of Costa Rica, including the United States, Mexico, Europe, and Asia. This includes the ability to qualify for entry Visas into foreign countries.
Total travel requirements may be 25% or greater.
Excellent communication skills, including a strong command of Business English (90% oral and writing).
Strong Microsoft Office skills, including Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.
Position Subject to ITAR / FOUO controls