Field Applications Engineer

The Role  

Amphenol Aerospace Operations is seeking a Field Applications Engineer to join the Business Development Team, covering the Central Sales Territory.

This is a remote position; candidate will reside/work from Michigan, Minnesota, or Texas, providing technical support to North American customers and field sales personnel.   

The key responsibilities of the Field Applications Engineer include, but are not limited to:

  • Designs new or modifies existing electrical and specialty power solutions, scaled solutions, and filtered solutions
  • The ability to communicate design advantages of all Amphenol Aerospace products to customers and then communicate the customer's design to internal engineering and product marketing resources
  • Capable of assuring form, fit, and function of components through preliminary dimensional studies, and correlates engineering data to customer specifications
  • Coordinates the efforts of design and marketing personnel in Sidney, NY
  • Drives design and specifications of connectors, devices, and solutions
  • Helps improve customer delivery and lead time through completion of drawings, specs at initiation of design
  • Interfaces with other departments for the manufacturing and testing of samples
  • Interfaces with customers and vendors to assure conformance to customer specifications
  • Ability to communication conceptual designs to production and customers
  • Coordinates the manufacturing of customer prototypes
  • Reviews customer documents for compliance with AAO requirements and if necessary, prepares new designs to conform to those documents
  • Ability to forecast and track all design activity and present activity to both field sales and management

The Person

The key skills and qualities of a Field Applications Engineer at Amphenol Aerospace Operations:

  • B.S. in appropriate discipline or equivalent work experience with interconnect design
  • Must be willing to travel domestically
  • Ability to work with CAD and ProE applications for design
  • Ability to read drawings and 3D files

The Company

With manufacturing sites in Sidney, NY, Mesa, AZ, Nogales, MX, and a Design Center in Pasadena, CA, Amphenol Aerospace Operations has been a leader in designing and manufacturing electrical components for the aviation and commercial airplane industry for over 95 years.

Focusing on serving the needs of advanced and challenging market segments, we pride ourselves on our consistent ability to innovate and provide the markets with new creative solutions.

Working at Amphenol means you are recognized and valued for your contributions because we believe that our human capital is the most valuable asset we have. We support and encourage career development for all employees and have ample opportunities for advancement.

We pride ourselves for being customer-centric, accountable, reliable, and enthusiastic in all that we do. These values are ingrained in each of us and contribute to a culture of teamwork and meaningful work.

Amphenol offers a competitive wage and benefits.  The candidate must be able to legally work in the United States; we are unable to provide sponsorship. Position requires candidate to be a U.S. person as defined in ITAR, 22 CFR 120.15 (U.S. Citizenship or Resident Alien Status) and defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101(a) (20).

Amphenol is a proud Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability status.  We aim to create an inclusive working environment where all employees are respected and treated equally.

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