Solutions Engineer / Field Application Engineer

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  • Publication date:

    20 September 2022
  • Workload:

    100%
  • Contract:

    Unlimited employment
  • Language:

    English, French

Want to join a fast-growing global technology solutions company with a start-up attitude and a 65-year history of success? 

WHO WE ARE

We are a global technology leader in high-performance connectivity solutions that manage power and data flows from sensors and devices to the cloud, enabling the emergence of new ecosystems. With over 500 people worldwide, four R&D centers and six manufacturing sites, our Swiss-headquartered group comprises two core businesses: Fischer Connectors, dedicated to end-to-end interconnect solutions for ecosystems requiring local transfer and management of data, signals and power, and Wearin’, dedicated to IoT wearable solutions that improve the safety and efficiency of connected humans such as lone workers, firefighters and first responders.

For our R&D team, we are looking for an experienced

Solutions Engineer / Field Application Engineer

in order to develop tailored solutions ensuring power, data and signal transfer, building on connector, cable assembly and electronic solutions.

 

WHAT YOU WILL DO IN YOUR ROLE

  • Conduct inspiring face to face customer visits in collaboration with the Sales Force and Key Accounts Managers (customer contact (call and/or visit) up to 20%)
  • Generate and maintain good technical relationship with customers
  • Understand customer technical challenges and transform them into technical solutions
  • Establish and participate to the design of connectivity solutions with a strong cable harness system contribution
  • Collaborate with our technical experts’ network and global footprint
  • Generate technical drawings and create commercial proposal
  • Follow and support product pre-production
  • Keep up to date with advancing and improving technologies (products, processes and manufacturing capabilities)
  • Nurture our solutions portfolio

 

THE EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS YOU WILL BRING

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in relevant engineering discipline such as microtechnology or electrical engineering. Background or proven experience in new product development
  • Customer facing experience
  • Experience in CAD software
  • Experience in ERP software (SAP)
  • Experience in one or several of the following is a plus: connectivity, cable technology, electronics, signal integrity, fiber optic.

 

WHAT WILL PUT YOU AHEAD

  • English and French knowledge (min. B2 level) is a must
  • German a plus
  • Demonstrate strong interest to new product development
  • Good communication skills to develop trusted communication channel with customers
  • Rigorous, structured and analytical
  • Problem-solving and troubleshooting skills during development phase and initial manufacturing phase

 

Chemin du Glapin 20 1162 Saint-Prex

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