Role details

Application Engineer - Automotive

Detroit   •   USD70,000 - USD100,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Test Application Engineering opportunity is a $1.2 billion manufacturer
  • Seeking strong candidates that they can promote from promote within

About Our Client

Our client for the Test Application Engineering opportunity is a $1.2 billion manufacturer, and this subsidiary is just over $150 million in revenue. Due to the size, this company offers the support, brand recognition, infrastructure, and resources of a large organization, however still small enough to make an impact with high visibility. In addition, there are close to 15 total business units, and they are seeking candidates that are scalable and people they can invest in and promote within this division or others.

Job Description

The Test Application Engineer will work out of the office based in the Detroit, MI area and travel up to 25-40% in the local region supporting customers and applications primarily in the Automotive market. The Application Engineer will support the regional sales team and customer base supporting the full range of products and services for pre-sales support, on-site support, and post-sales support. This individual will focus on the usage of their analytical testing instrumentation used for data acquisition, data processing, and reporting. Overall customer based ranges from aerospace, automotive, defense, power generation, wind energy, industrial manufacturing and more. This position will be primarily automotive focused.

  • Develop and deliver customer presentations, webinars, seminars, training, and support via phone, email, and in person at customer sites
  • Train internal sales staff on products and solutions
  • Installations, troubleshooting, and calibration of products, software, systems, and instruments
  • Perform measurements and data processing for customers feedback and usage
  • Travel with internal sales reps to train and present to customers on products, services and solutions

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering is a must have (Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, Physics, or other technical field)
  • 3 - 7 years of experience in a technical field sales or application engineering position within automotive
  • Proven experience with technical products, systems, and instrumentation performing calibrations and troubleshooting
  • Experience working and running software applications
  • Strong mathematical skills with ability to apply concepts into practical situations
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • MUST have strong presentations and verbal communication skills
  • Strong ability to multi-task and highly organized

What's on Offer

Competitive salary, bonus, car, phone, computer, full benefits, 401K, vacation, and paid holidays.

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