Application Engineer - Life Sciences
This is AE position with a focus on Liquid Handling products to support western USA.
Secondary experience in mechatronics/EA.
Position will be based in Livermore and support Life Science applications in
western half of US.
Majority of business will be in California, but support and travel will be
necessary as far east as Dallas, Seattle, St. Louis and Chicago for 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 is electrical automation and handling is required, expertise in
micro-fluidics and liquid dispensing is a bonus.
The Application Engineer hired will have the opportunity to quickly move up the ladder and further their career growth
Must have experience working in the Semiconductor and/or Industrial Automation/Robotics industry
Mechtronics experience is a must