Field Applications Engineer
at Engage Partners, Inc.

Date Posted: 8/20/2019

Job Description


Completes the design of complex systems that integrate hardware and software. Completes Automated Guided Vehicle specification, system layout and installation drawings using AutoCAD, schematic preparation and appropriate follow-up. Completes recommendations for ideas related to productivity improvement, cost reduction and improvement in customer satisfaction. Performs complex technical interchange and knowledge transfer for both processes and application of products to system design.

Performs a full range of standard work for the professional field. Refers complex, unusual problems to others. Identifies and resolves more complex problems and applies problem-solving skills in order to deal with most situations.
  • With the assigned Project Manager and Project Sales Person conduct the sales/project turnover meeting.
  • With assigned Project Manager conduct the technical review meetings prior to key milestones, including creation of the Vehicle and System Specifications, creation of System Functional Specification (software), etc.
  • In conjunction with the Project Manager, and application engineering, develop, finalize and execute system commissioning plan.
  • In conjunction with the Project Manager, develop, finalize and execute the in-house testing and acceptance plan (if applicable) and final system acceptance test plan.
  • Conduct in-house emulation testing, and validate system functionality and site readiness of emulated subsystems.
  • Monitor and drive deliverables, internal and external.
  • As may be required, assume the role of Site Project Manager.
  • Become direct on site customer interface. Become liaison between Grenzebach and other site contractors.
  • Monitor project site progress against schedule
  • Create engineering deliverables which may be required (drawings, etc.).
  • Validate installed equipment against layouts and scope documentation/drawings.
  • Provide daily progress reports to the Project Manager.
  • Accountable for installation commissioning and engineering commissioning activities, per schedule.
  • Validate system functionality against project scope requirements as subsystem commissioning is completed.
  • Maintain overall system punch list and track completion of all items.
  • Conduct System Acceptance Testing.


Job Requirements


         Associate‘s (AA or AS) degree or equivalent education experience minimum.

         Bachelor’s (BS) degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering.

         2-5 years of successful experience in related field

         Experience with controls hardware designs.

         Experience in ACAD 2008 environment is beneficial.

         Experience with AGVs is preferred

         Willingness to work weekends, overtime and travel up to 75% is to be expected.

         2 to 5 years’ experience in an Engineering field (preferably electrical or mechanical)




         Independent, self-motivated individual with a high degree of professionalism while working under deadlines.

         A strategic thinker with problem-solving & strong follow up techniques.

         Detailed and structured thought process.

         Ability to interact and communicate with all levels in the organization.

         Leads by example.

         Promotes a good working relationship with supervisors, co-workers and staff.

         Encourages and motivates others.

         Continually demonstrates a level of integrity and professional demeanor in keeping with company’s mission and values.

         Excellent planning and organizational skills.

         Excellent analytical problem solving skills.

         Clearly communicates with all levels of the organization.

         Ability to identify root causes and formulate solution plans in a dynamic environment in the field, with customers and contractors.  

         Accepts responsibility and accountability for their scope of work.

         Travel for extended periods of time

         This position reports to the Engineering Manager

         English is the company preferred language

         German language skills are helpful.



Job Snapshot

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Join a winning team that gets the job done right. At Engage Partners, Inc., we focus on excellence in the industry of staffing solutions. We work hard every day to get it right and get it done – the right employees, the right businesses, the right time.

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