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Application Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: 2021.1.12.140
    • Job Location: Appleton, WI
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: January 12, 2021
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • SAP Category: Sales Professionals
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Job Description:

  • As subject matter experts, the Application Engineer will work closely with the assigned Sales Representative to find the best technically sound solution for Customers.
  • Troubleshoot system failures by reviewing and recommending redesigns of schematic diagrams, in coordination with Festo AG Engineering Department and may write computer operating software programs from existing programs, or may be required to write new operating software programs based on the specifications.
  • May oversee installation to ensure machines and equipment are installed and functioning in accordance to specifications.
  • Provides technical support and training for Festo software products and tools.
  • Maintains product binders, consisting of technical data, application examples, competitor information, test data and additional information as needed.
  • Support field sales efforts by performing technical sales presentations and training to targeted customers.
  • Territory will be Appleton/Green Bay/Milwaukee.

Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (Mechanical or Electrical)
  • 3-5 years engineering experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Mechanical aptitude and knowledge of motion control using pneumatic and electric actuation.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Must be detail oriented and highly organized.
  • Strong time management skills and multi-tasking capability.
  • Should be proficient in MS Office suite.
  • PLC controls programming is a plus (CODESYS, Rockwell).

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster