Application Engineer – West US (Motion Controls)

1st October 2022
Vandu Worldwide

Our client is a global leading provider of motion control intelligence solution. The Company designs and manufactures ultra-advanced servo drives and network motion controllers that are small, smart and simple cutting-edge solutions for any need. Focusing on performance, reliability, safety and standards compliance, these products are integrated in a wide variety of applications from industrial to extreme environment automation.

The Application Engineer is supporting the sales initiatives by identifying customers’ need and tailoring the solutions of high precision single- and multi-axis motion control applications.

This position is part of the National & Global Applications team, working closely with the Sales and Marketing teams to deliver solutions to meet or exceed customer requirements.

 

Responsibilities

Ø Apply professional knowledge and project management skills to become the customer’s trusted advisor

Ø Leverage expertise in advanced motion control theory and its real-world applications

Ø Work closely with high-tech equipment manufacturers in the fields of Semiconductors, Mobile Devices and Flat Panel Displays, Life Sciences, Photonics, Warehouse automation, Aerospace, Animatronics, and more, as a primary point of contact for remote and onsite application support and development

Ø Work closely with sales engineers and partners to select and demonstrate products and features to potential customers

Ø Apply detailed knowledge of products and features

Ø Define requirements and test performance of new products and features

Ø Provide technical training and presentations to customers and partners

Ø Contribute and help develop white papers, application notes, videos, presentations, and other technical materials

Ø Provide feedback to the Software, Firmware and QA on bugs, issues, feature requests, failure analysis, Recommend solutions to customers and factory

Ø Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional societies.

 

Requirements

  • Education: An undergraduate degree is required or higher in Electrical, Mechatronics, or equivalent Engineering, or Computer Science. Emphasis on electric motors and drives, feedback control systems, programming, controls theory, robotics and power conversion.
  • Related Industry Experience: Relevant experience with motion control products, knowledge in mechatronics / electronics / software & networking / environmental condition disciplines.

Ø  Bonus if knowledge in one or more of the following: C, C++, C#, .NET, IEC61131-3.

  • Travel:25-50% travel within the territory; some international travel may also be required.