Teradyne Logic Design Engineer in North Reading, Massachusetts


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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.

The North Reading, MA offices of Teradyne is seeking an Entry level Logic Design Engineer .

In this role you will be responsible for the design, implementation, and verification of FPGAs and ASICs. Good background in logic design, simulation, and verification, including RTL coding and test benches. Familiarity with microprocessors, high speed memories, and circuit design are a plus. Looking for a candidate that is eager to continue their education alongside senior designers, adapting to new challenges and learning new skills, while developing cutting-edge products in a fast-paced, process-oriented environment.


-- Design and RTL implementation of logic blocks and algorithms for ASIC and FPGA implementation

-- Development of requirements and interface specification of ASIC and FPGA designs

-- Simulation, verification, and test bench development for RTL code designs

-- Synthesis and timing simulation of RTL designs

-- Support of lab debug of designs

-- Provide exceptional written and oral communication to team members

Employment Category:

Regular Full Time



Position Subject to ITAR controls:


Basic Qualifications, Experience, Skills & Education Required:

Qualified Applicants must have:

Required Skills:

-- BS or MS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering

-- Good knowledge of RTL coding (Verilog), simulation, and verification

-- Good understanding of ASIC and FPGA design and implementation processes including coding, test, synthesis, and timing

-- Exceptional communication skills and ability to work as part of a team

Preferred Skills:

-- Strong knowledge of Verilog

-- System Verilog/UVM verification implementation or related (OVM, VMM, assertion methodologies)

-- Digital circuit design

-- Strong knowledge of RTL simulators and debug

-- Knowledge of synthesis, place-and-route, and statis timing analysis

-- Board design and implementation (high speed termination, crosstalk, SSN, etc)

-- Good understanding of memory types and implementation (DDR3, NVRAM, etc)

-- Good understanding of communications protocols (ethernet, PCIe, SPI, I2C, etc)

-- Hardware/lab debug experience

-- Microprocessor implementations, coding, and debug (C/C++, RTOS, ICE, etc)

-- Windows and Linux proficient

-- Script language (Perl, Tcl) familiarity

Teradyne is a leading supplier of automation equipment for test and industrial applications. Teradyne Automatic 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 4,500 people worldwide.

Our stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TER.

Job Title:

Entry Level FPGA/ASIC Design Engineer

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


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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.