Teradyne Security Officer in Heredia, Costa Rica


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At Teradyne , we dig into our work and encourage input from every team member, regardless of age, education or experience. That means you have the opportunity to be recognized, while ultimately defining your own career path. We’re looking for enthusiastic team players who are just as comfortable collaborating with others as working independently in a fast-paced environment.

Teradyne is currently looking for a Security Officer at our Costa Rica site, in this role you will be a part of our global Security Operations Team.


The Security Operations Center Officer oversees oversees daily operations within the Global Security Operations Center (GSOC) by triaging, ,escalating and managing responses to all events impacting or threatening Teradyne personnel, property or assets. The position is the first line response for all personnel on his/her respective shift.


The functions listed describe the business purpose of this job. Specific duties or tasks may vary and be documented separately. The employee might not be required to perform all functions listed. Additional duties may be assigned, and functions may be modified, according to business necessity. All functions, duties or tasks are to be carried out in an honest, ethical and professional manner, and to be performed in conformance with applicable Company policies and procedures. In the event of uncertainty or lack of knowledge of company policies and procedures, employees are required to request clarification or explanations from superiors or authorized company representatives.

  • Follows established GSOC and Company policies and/or operating procedures

  • Remote monitoring of high value facilities and confidential information

  • Maintains an in depth knowledge of all GSOC policies and procedures

  • Comprehends and executes new operational technologies placed within the workspace

  • Triage incoming events and distribute information to the applicable escalation paths and distribution lists in an accurate, and timely fashion

  • Exercises independent judgment as necessary

  • Processes and maintains files, logs, reports, and forms (soft and hard copy)

  • Supports all department and company goals and objectives

  • Performs additional functions, duties and specific tasks and duties of a similar nature and scope as necessary in order to achieve assigned business objectives

Employment Category:

Regular Full Time



Position Subject to ITAR controls:


Basic Qualifications, Experience, Skills & Education Required:


  • Must be at least 18 years of age.

  • Must have a reliable means of communication (i.e., pager or phone).

  • Must have a reliable means of transportation (public or private).

  • Must have the ability to speak, read, and write English.

  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED.

  • Must be willing to participate in the Company’s pre-employment screening process, including drug screen and background investigation.


  • Outstanding customer service skills

  • Proven follow through of tasks to completion

  • Strong attention to detail and precise communication

  • Knowledge of operations in a 24 x 7 international monitoring center

  • Excellent English oral and written communication skills required for preparing clear, concise and grammatically correct materials/original correspondence and communicating information effectively to others

  • Understanding of security operations and procedures

  • Maintains professional composure when dealing with unusual circumstances

  • Interacts effectively at various social levels and across diverse cultures

  • Takes initiative and achieves results

  • Prioritizes and correctly carries out multiple assignments concurrently

  • Quickly adapts to changes in the external environment of the organization

  • Maintains confidentiality at all times

  • Correctly interprets instructions furnished in written, oral, diagrammatic, or schedule form

  • An effective team member who handles projects responsibly

  • Demonstrated good judgment and independent decision making abilities

  • Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with peers and supervisors

Check out this video to learn more about Teradyne and what it hear what our employees say about working here.

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 2016, Teradyne had revenue of $1.75 billion and currently employs approximately 4,400 people worldwide.

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

Job Title:

Security Officer

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



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.