Electronics Application Engineer
Responsible for carrying out the duties of an Electronics Application Engineer, including design, research, prototyping, engineering documentation, estimating and process improvement.
The list of duties and responsibilities is not all inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities as management may deem necessary.
Develop complete mobile electronic control solutions
Utilize multiple software languages and suites to create networks of inter-communicating devices to best meet customers’ needs
Design, and develop HMI devices to allow system control, safety, diagnostics, maintenance, and vehicle reporting in an understandable, concise and user-friendly experience
Travel with sales team in order to identify and support further sales opportunities
Travel to customers for training, prototype demonstrations, start-up support, product support and troubleshooting for customer delight
Solve design problems; adapt, alter, and/or improve existing products
Participate in cross-functional teams to address and resolve customer issues
Write reports and produce documentation for software requirements, project scope, project specifications, quotes, and agreements for sales team and customers to validate
Drive continuous efficiency and effectiveness in day-to-day activities
Provide technical support to other engineers
Support the organization with sharing and implementing best practices across all locations
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Travel may be required 10-20%
The Ideal Candidate
Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or related field or relevant experience
5+ years’ work experience.
Good understanding of electronic programming
Proficient with various computer software such as CoDeSys, Subversion, Microsoft Suite, CFC, CANopen/J1939 communication, Visual Studio Code, Autocad or Pro Engineer
Firm understanding of drafting practices; working knowledge of geometric tolerance practices
Knowledge of hydraulic principles strongly preferred
Basic understanding of valve types and functions
Ability to plan, schedule, coordinate and problem solve effectively
Ability to interact with individuals and departments throughout the organization
Accurate and detail oriented, with the ability to follow through on tasks and objectives
Ability to function effectively as part of a team
Strong written and oral English communication skills
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Sense of urgency, ability to meet deadlines
Strong critical thinking, problem-solving and analytical skills
Ability to effectively communicate with all levels throughout the organization
Strong organizational skills
Our employees enjoy a full complement of benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Company Paid and Voluntary Life Insurance, Disability coverage, 401(k) with a generous match, and the opportunity to participate in our ESOP. Paid Time Off (PTO) 10 Paid Holidays and more!
Our employees are encouraged to further their educations with our Tuition Assistance Programs, Apprenticeships and our on-site English As a Second Language (ESL) and Citizenship classes.
We offer best manufacturing practices training, Six Sigma classes led by our own Black Belts, supervisory and management development courses and basic computer skills classes
About the Company
Our employees enjoy a fast-paced and challenging work environment that provides them with daily opportunities to Power Forward their careers. Through interaction with our global network of employees and customers, our employees provide products and solutions that have a global impact. For almost 35 years, HydraForce has been producing the most innovative electro-hydraulic control solutions for the mobile machinery and industrial equipment markets.
Throughout the world, you can find our products in a broad range of applications:
Agricultural and Turf Care Machinery
Construction and Road-Building Equipment
Material Handling and Personnel-Lift Equipment
Transmission, Engine and Powertrain Controls
Forestry and Resource Management Equipment
Refuse and Waste Handling Equipment
Injection Molding and Press Machinery
Other Specialized Mobile and Industrial Applications