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Application Engineer - Automation
Ref No.: 18-00414
Category: Engineering
Location: ROLLING MEADOWS, Illinois
Position Type:Direct Placement
Experience Level: 3 Years
Pay Rate : $ 80,000.00 - 92,000.00 /Year
Job Classification:Application Engineer
Duration:Direct Hire
Application Engineer - Automation
Location:  Rolling Meadows, IL
Pay Rate: $80,000-$92,000
Duration of Job: Direct Hire, Full Time 
Travel: 10%

An experienced Controls Engineer that may want to go into applications Engineering is the key.

Education Required: Bachelor of Science in Mechanical, Electrical, or Industrial design/Engineering or equivalent.
Technical Proficiency Required: Microsoft Office Suite, AutoCAD, Solidworks
Experience Required: Three years' experience in mechanical/electrical systems design and applications engineering, working knowledge of material handling, robotics, machine controls and manufacturing engineering and processes. Requires solid technical assessment and presentation skills, knowledge of preparing complex proposals and quotes. 

Performs a wide variety of technical assessments of Customers' and Markets' requirements in support of Sales and Business development activities, reviews design, performance and overall systems requirements and functional data with the engineering group; develops and prepares detailed proposals for potential and existing accounts/customers. 
  • Justifies that concept direction was driven by Lowest Cost for Compliance through multiple concept analysis, artifacts and a "story”. 
  • Responsible for conceptual development, preparation of cost model and writing detailed technical proposals for all types of automation equipment and projects.
  • Involves key members of engineering/operations management in cost models and conceptual layout, in projects where technical complexity is large.
  • Assists engineers and other technical staff in design and development of products, systems, processes and equipment by analyzing technical problems and working closely to customer specifications.
  • Directs Project Procurement Leads in sourcing and interacting with third party vendors and suppliers in the developing final solutions. 
  • Travels to the customer's site to assist in project or product development, working with engineering design specifications, objectives and standards.
  • Provides sales presentations to customer personnel, when required.
  • Obtains and prepares detailed estimates of time, quantities, labor and material costs required for work areas such as; product design, testing, machine building, equipment installations and manufacturing processes.
  • Assembles and collects all necessary technical information and customer specifications from engineering and sales & marketing, in order to prepare detailed proposals.
  • Assists in special projects in support for engineering and sales and marketing.
  • Adequately defines scope of work in proposals to allow project manager and project team to execute a successful project.
  • Meets agreed upon goals and objectives in a timely manner.
  • Arrives to work, meetings, appointments, and other work-related functions on time and as scheduled. 
  • Maintain International Standardization Organization (ISO) standards. 
 Espo Corporation
Willowbrook, IL 60527
(630) 789-2525
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