Siemens Industrial Automation Application Engineer in Campbell, California

Industrial Automation Application Engineer

Locations:Campbell, California

Job Family: Engineering


English (US)

Job Description

Division: Digital Factory

Business Unit: Factory Automation

Requisition Number: 211148

Primary Location: United States-California-Campbell

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: 15%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

The Siemens Digital Factory Division offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly integrated hardware, software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide in enhancing the flexibility and efficiency of their manufacturing processes and reducing the time to market of their products.

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Job Description:

Application Engineer in Industrial Automation

Position Overview

Siemens Industry – is looking for an Application Engineer focused on specific strategic account(s). The application engineer is the technical lead for developing solutions and approaches as well as supporting the identified account(s). This is an outstanding opportunity to join a strong team providing the best end to end industrial automation solutions in the market. Siemens is leading the charge in providing innovative solutions to bolster the manufacturing renaissance in the US.


· Performs complex hardware and/or software design consultation in accordance with customer/project needs.

· Completes technical product advice for the development and implementation of customer solutions.

· Prepares and presents detailed technical proposals, including product demonstrations and product prototypes.

· Reviews/analyzes specification costs of installations to determine changes/revisions resulting in lower design/manufacturing costs and increase profitability.

· Provide one-on-one support and assist customers through applications from concept through completion

Consults with appropriate groups in preparation of proposals for complex domestic and international installations.

· Prepares explanation to enable proper interpretation and evaluation of specifications, performance characteristics, or other technical data.

Required knowledge/skills, Education, and Experience

AnApplication Engineer is experienced in automation architectures involving multiple products and technologies and has comprehensive knowledge in architecting complex solutions.

· Technical Skills Required

o PLC programming (STEP 7 in TIA Portal)\

o Safety (STEP 7 Safety)

o WinnCC TIA Portal

o Industrial Controls

o Networking

o PC Based Automation

o Motion Control and Drives

o Hardware wiring

Engineering Soft Skills Required

o Solution fitting o Proof of concept o Tech selling o Mentoring

· Bachelor of Science in electrical/computer/mechanical engineering or computer science

· Experience in automation/motion systems

· Demonstration of key responsibilities and knowledge as presented above.



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