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Application Engineer II


General information

Overview

LINAK U.S. Inc. is a global leader in the design and production of electric linear actuator systems. Our products are used in various industries including medical, agriculture, industrial automation, furniture, construction, and other great industries. Our North and South American headquarters where we have both Sales and Manufacturing divisions is located in Louisville, Kentucky.

Our mission as a company is straightforward: We provide products that improve people's quality of life and working environment.

LINAK U.S. Inc. offers a great work environment and challenging career opportunities. As a company, we operate by a set of values that are deeply rooted in the organization.

We as a company value:

  • Customer Orientation
  • The Will to Change
  • Loyalty, Openness and honesty
  • Enthusiasm and Individual Efficiency
  • Job Satisfaction and Helpfulness
  • Creativity

 

Job Skills / Requirements

Applications Engineer II will work in the support of and under the direction of the appropriate SBU manager and Applications Engineering Manager, and must be capable of performing in a responsible and efficient manner the techniques and tasks that are assigned.  Requirements Include:

  • BA/BS in Engineering as a minimum.  
  • Comprehensive electronic/mechanical aptitude and detail orientation are required.
  • Previous experience (2-5 years) in applications engineering, technical sales, or project management is required. 
  • Satisfactory completion of Basic and Advance Product Training required.
  • Demonstrated expertise in a particular area.
  • Includes in-depth understanding of terminology, applications, approval process, etc.
  • Working knowledge of project management philosophy is preferred. 
  • Experience with customer visits and building customer relationships is required. 
  • Detail orientation.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Basic leadership skills.

Applications Engineer II personnel must uphold LINAK values as an employee of LINAK U.S.

Screening Requirements: Criminal Background Check, Basic Skills, Education and Drug Testing

 

 

Education Requirements

Scope

Applications Engineer II will lead complex projects that design-in LINAK products into customer applications. They will provide technical and application assistance to other functional groups and customers.

Major Responsibilities

  • Work closely with our sales staff and customers to provide technical support for specific market segments, which includes both mechanical and electronic products produced at LINAK or third parties
  • Work closely with the sales engineering staff at LINAK A/S as it pertains to customer concerns, sales questions and/or specific product issues
  • Gain and maintain knowledge and understanding of a specific market segment and how LINAK products can be incorporated into that market.
  • Support sales managers with application specific knowledge and provide support to help LINAK gain market share. 
  • Lead the transition of new complex customer projects to the production environment including coordination, testing, and advise to sales on all prototype systems along with “first run” production orders
  • Create/implement project plans for complex projects with cross-functional team as required from the specific SBU
  • Ensure products meet customer technical requirements
  • Provide cost calculations/quotes as required from the specific SBU
  • Be a customer/product liaison for other functional teams as required from the specific SBU
    Mentor Applications Engineer I as assigned by Management
  • Provide in-house technical product training for LINAK employees and LINAK sales staff
  • Travel as it pertains to tradeshows, customer visits, and product training at LINAK A/S
  • Communicate opportunities for improvement to leadership
  • All other duties as assigned by Management

 

Additional information / Benefits

The benefits of employment at LINAK include: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, 401(k) Plan with Company Contribution, Teladoc, Tuition Reimbursement, Special Incentive Plans, Onsite Workout Room and Flex Time.

 

 


Applications Engineer II will work in the support of and under the direction of the appropriate SBU manager and Applications Engineering Manager, and must be capable of performing in a responsible and efficient manner the techniques and tasks that are assigned.  Requirements Include:
BA/BS in Engineering as a minimum.  
Comprehensive electronic/mechanical aptitude and detail orientation are required.
Previous experience (2-5 years) in applications engineering, technical sales, or project management is required. 
Satisfactory completion of Basic and Advance Product Training required.
Demonstrated expertise in a particular area.
Includes in-depth understanding of terminology, applications, approval process, etc.
Working knowledge of project management philosophy is preferred. 
Experience with customer visits and building customer relationships is required. 
Detail orientation.
Good communication skills.
Basic leadership skills.
Applications Engineer II personnel must uphold LINAK values as an employee of LINAK U.S.
Screening Requirements: Criminal Background Check, Basic Skills, Education and Drug Testing