Aerotech is currently hiring an Applications Engineer to interface with a sophisticated customer base, skilled in-house engineering staff and a global sales force to work in our facility in Pittsburgh, PA in RIDC Park.
Since our founding in 1970, Aerotech has been dedicated to designing and manufacturing the most innovative and sought after motion control products for industrial and research customers around the world. Our motion products are used in the development, test, and manufacture of high-technology products including smart phones, lightning-fast computer processors, high-end electronics, and breakthrough medical devices, as well as in the most exciting fields of cutting-edge scientific research and development. Top-level management is receptive to opinions and ideas from all employees. We’ve never laid-off an employee and strive to provide an environment where hard work, dedication, and imagination are valued. We feel a sense of accomplishment when we know our products have been used to realize the technology that is making lives better and leading us into the future.
Our Applications Engineers work directly with high technology companies, government laboratories, and research institutes around the world.
Reviews customer documentation and analyzes customer applications
Makes motion component and system recommendations
Prepares proposals and cost estimates
Delivers technical presentations to customers and prospects
Performs system testing and analysis to support Aerotech’s selling process. Testing typically includes motion profile programming, motion profile optimization, servo optimization, and transformations between hardware and part space.
Responsible for portraying all technical aspects of applications by creating Application Data Sheets (ADS)
Reviews customer information, quotes, and ADS for technical accuracy and applicability.
Project management of the post-sales process on various jobs
Generates technical content for white papers and application notes
Qualified applicants will have earned a Bachelor’s Degree in a technical discipline such as Electrical Engineering (BSEE), Mechanical Engineering (BSME), or Computer Engineering (BSCoE) from an accredited college or university and have three to seven years of relevant experience.
Must be able to travel domestically and internationally, up to 15% of the time
Must be authorized to work in the US without employer sponsorship. Aerotech does not provide U.S. work authorization sponsorship for this position. OPT and CPT visa holders are not eligible for employment if they will need work authorization sponsorship at any time in the future.