Application Engineer-Magnetic Sensors & Switches

Company: Management Recruiters - The Boston Group ( Learn More )

General Information
US-RI-Greater Providence
4 Year Degree
5 to greater than 15 years
Up to 25%
Job Description Well established company with a third of the market share is seeking an Application Engineer to provide technical support specific to magnetic sensing and switching product line.

Will take direction from Business Development and Sales while working with Product Management in identifying and creating tools essential in the facilitation of design-ins (app notes, evaluation boards, etc.). Participates in the generation of new product concepts providing application and competitive insight to Product Management. Performs and presents periodic competitive analysis to Product Management and Engineering.

Reports to the VP Sales & Marketing. The position may be located at their RI HQ or remote/ home office situation with access to an airport.

*Will work with and assist Sales and Business Development personnel creating and providing technical solutions to customers aimed at accelerating the understanding, adoption and design in of Magnetic Sensor and Switch Products which essentially serve all markets.

*Will develop a competitive analysis and presentation, both product and technology, illustrating benefits of the company’s product and technology over alternatives.

*Work directly with channel partners and/or customers supporting technical questions and resolving application/product issues all targeted to secure the design in.

*Provide new product input to the engineering organization based on future requirements associated with targeted applications

*Work with Product Engineering on the capability and requirements of the current products essential in further penetrating new application, new markets and new customers.

Job Requirements

•             Five (5) years minimum of magnetic sensor product and technology background preferably working in the Anisotropic Magneto-Resistance (AMR), Giant Magneto-Resistance (GMR) and/or Magnetic Tunneling Junction (MTJ) magnetic thin film sensors and/or Hall Effect.

•             Three (3) to Five (5) years of experience designing electrical circuits with some level of micro/embedded programming preferred.

•           BSEE or BSME with 3 - 5 years electronic components experience.             

•             Fluent in MS Word, Excel, Adobe PDF, Adobe Illustrator and CAD to generate technical documents and publication graphics.

•             Possess confidence in making technical presentations internally (engineering, management) and externally (customers, sales partners)

•             Domestic travel required -15-25%