Advanced Field Applications Engineer (315) (updated)


Advanced Field Applications Engineer

Detroit Area

We are retained by a globally recognized leader in the sales and distribution of Electronic devices. Our client is seeking an experienced Engineer to join its Advanced Field Applications Engineering team.

The qualified candidate will have 4 plus years of solid Electronic Hardware design background in Embedded Applications. The customer base is diverse, as an FAE you will support Military, Automotive, Industrial Medical and other Electronic Manufacturing customer’s. 

This is a position that requires a strong technical acumen as well as good people skills and the ability to present solutions to many groups of Engineers. This is an opportunity for the bored and frustrated engineer to spread their wings and work on leading edge technologies that is ever changing, always. You will be involved with customer presentations, strategic supplier product introductions, and technical sales training for customers, the regional sales team through lunch and learn seminars, workshops, webcasts and various other forums. You will work with Strategic Account Managers (SAM’s) to develop and execute successful demand creation programs for the company and their strategic suppliers within your assigned region.


  • Provide support as well as early system solution consultation to end customers
  • Supporting customers on recommending, assisting and troubleshooting operating systems software and firmware for specific applications.
  • Provide design guidance and troubleshooting/debug/issue resolution throughout the customer’s design & development phases.
  • Provide training and direction on new technology to sales teams with varying technical knowledge in a fashion to maximize the teams overall efficiency and ROI for demand creation activity.
  • Execute programs to strengthen and leverage our customer and manufacturer relationships.
  • Support franchise maintenance and acquisition through initiatives such as market wide or customer site seminars and trainings, technical sales programs and technical marketing programs.

Qualifications and Experience: 

  • BSEE
  • 4 plus years of Electronic Hardware design experience in Embedded Applications.
  • Microcontrollers – 32 bit experience/Analog Signal Chain design
  • Embedded Software/Firmware design with C/C++ and Linux/RTOS
  • Power conversion design (AC/DC and DC/DC)/ High-performance FPGA/PLD design

This is a position that offers tremendous career growth for the successful candidate as the previous FAE’s have been promotes. If you are looking for a company that offers visibility, utilizes your technical abilities and challenges you daily to be and work with Best in Class professionals this offers that and much more. We are actively interviewing, please submit your resume/CV as soon as you are able.

Salary: Base plus Bonus negotiable 

Auto expenses, 401k, insurances, 3 weeks’ vacation 

Travel 25%