Field Application Engineer
Our client is seeking a Field Application Engineers (FAE) to join their team in Hillsboro, OR. This role works with OEM’s and Brands and assist in formulating the product specification as per the customer's needs and accelerate the sales procedure accordingly. You will also design the training material involved in the technical field training and assist in providing field training to the sales team. In addition, you will be a resource on engineering projects within the design center when not involved on customer projects.
Responsibilities Field Application Engineers
Analyzing technological problems in customer application systems, checking its technical resolution and working condition, and fixing the same if required.
Collaborating with sales team, engineers, and product managers for obtaining accurate information of application usage, system operations, and product management.
Preparing technical elements of proposal, formulating the intricacies involved in defining the technical solution guidelines for sales team support
Troubleshooting system applications on customer's request, resolving other engineering issues regarding systems application, conducting regular follow up on customer's activities, and
monitoring the same for obtaining new sales opportunities.
Preparing relevant records, data, and documents for product presentations, conducting training sessions for demonstrating new products and services, and supporting the sales team in organizing the presentation and training of product demonstration.
Coordinating with the sales and marketing team, systems application team, and other executive designers for designing proper application system, and formulating the product specification as per the customer's needs and/or requests.
For accomplishing the role of FAE successfully, one must have the required knowledge and expertise in the related fields of SW and HW engineering.
The basic qualification required for this role is a bachelor's degree in engineering or other technology related field like electronics, mechanics, or environmental science depending on the product line offered by the particular company.
Though engineering graduates are preferred for this job, other technology graduates are also considered for this role.
Apart from the educational qualifications, certain skills are also needed for accomplishing the roles and
responsibilities of FAE effectively.
FAEs must have a good technological base for effectively understanding the technical specifications involved in application engineering, as they have to provide technical support, give technical presentations, and design and modify the application systems.
Along with this, they must also have good interpersonal skills, strong oral and written communication skills, and good organizational skills for effectively communicating the technical specifications to the customers.
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