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Application Engineer - Life Sciences

    • Job Tracking ID: 2021.3.15.323684
    • Job Location: Billerica, MA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: March 29, 2021
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • SAP Category: Engineers
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Job Description:

  • This is AE position with a focus on Liquid Handling products to support Eastern USA.
  • Secondary expereience in mechatronics/EA.
  • Position will be based in Billerica and support Life Science applications in eastern half of US.
  •  Travel will be necessary in eastern half of country to support business development efforts, training and customer support.
  • This include pre-sales, project management, and post-sales support.
  • Will be valuable member of team pushing liquid products providing technical and application assistance.
  • As subject matter experts, AEs will work closely with the assigned Sales Representative to find the best technically sound solution for Customers.
  • AEs will 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.
  • Other tasks and responsibilities may be assigned as required.

Experience and Skills:

  • BS of Engineering, prefer electrical or mechanical is required. 
  • Expertise should be in life science applications, specifically in micro-fluidics and liquid dispensing.

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