Applications Engineer IN

Applications Engineer IN

FLSA Status: Exempt Location: Indianapolis, IN
Salary Level: Salary Department: SA
Shift: First Supervisor: Market Segment Manager

Job Description Summary

Application Engineers are key positions in our organization-from building strong relationships with our world-famous customers, to successfully applying our industry leading drive products into mowing machines, to participating in cutting edge new product development efforts. Application Engineers are the technical expert liaisons for our customers and customer applications experts at Hydro-Gear.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Serve customers by being the technical expert liaison
  • Discuss new projects with customer’s engineering team
  • Meet with customer’s production team to improve production flow
  • Meet with customer’s quality team to review warranty
  • Provide customer scorecard and review with various groups
  • Size drive transmissions in customer machines
  • Conduct field testing and report on customer machines
  • Participate in new product development teams
  • Provides product, service, or equipment technical and engineering information by answering questions and requests

Education and/or Experience

  • BS in Engineering or related technical degree and/or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience in hydraulics and electronics is a plus
  • Minimum 3 years industrial product experience is required
  • Customer focused
  • Strong technical aptitude
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving
  • Willingness to travel up to 40% of the time