EMEA Field Applications Engineer
Dublin City Centre
EMEA Field Applications Engineer - Dublin. Our leading technology client seeks an EMEA FIELD APPLICATIONS ENGINEER (5+ years' experience) for a broadly scoped and challenging role covering hardware, software, integration & test on the one hand, and customer interaction on the other. Job Description: The Field Applications Engineer (FAE) is the link between the company's Engineering team, Sales, and customers. The position requires the acquisition of thorough, in-depth knowledge of the company's technology and products in order to be relied on by customers as a trusted technical advisor and partner in their application design. The FAE provides pre-sales and post-sales technical support to customers, ensuring smooth and ultimately successful design-wins. EMEA travel is expected to be at least 50% for this position. Essential Technical Skills for this role: Experience of writing/debugging real-time embedded software in ‘C’. Experience with a range of MCUs – ideally from low cost 8-bit devices up to Cortex M0/M3/M4 cores and beyond. Experience with one or more of the popular RTOS and IDEs. Experience of wireless networking/data communication and ideally of RTLS. Hands-on experience with RF designs and RF propagation. Customer Facing Skills: Technical sales ability: able to deliver product presentations and demonstrations, discuss customer requirements, assess customer’s skills/resources/potential revenue opportunity. Customer on-site support: design-in advice and remedial support after design-in (debugging). Post design-win support, including device quality and returns procedures. Email support: build a working knowledge of company products to enable local support with minimal backup from Dublin HQ. Organisational Skills: Ability to prioritize support, identify key opportunities. Self-reliance, able to work alone, but know when to seek assistance. Interpersonal Skills: English language skills are a requirement. Ability to join conference calls, write short reports and gain an in-depth understanding of a large collection of datasheets, application notes and user guides (all in English. Confidence/respect in front of customers, qualified with the ability to be assertive when appropriate. Interested applicants should have: At least 5 to 10 years' experience either as an FAE or as a designer in an OEM manufacturer. This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com.
342 days ago