Saint-Gobain is seeking an Applications Engineer II for our Merrimack, NH site. The incumbent will provide application engineering expertise, product/project leadership and application expansion management for a full range of Films and Fabrics branded products. In addition to the responsibilities of an application engineer, the role is responsible for proactively developing and executing growth projects for applications that bridge customers within defined industries (i.e. defined set of companies engaged in same activities). This position requires a high degree of technical competency, proactive initiative and a well developed sense of urgency/speed.
THIS POSITION DOES NOT PROVIDE SPONSORSHIP.
Essential Duties include, but are not limited to:
Bachelors' Degree in a technical discipline, preferably Mechanical Engineering, required; Masters' Degree preferred.
Statistical and data analysis capabilities including experience with Excel, Minitab, and other custom scripting programs (MATLAB, Python, etc.
Professional AutoCAD experience for drawing existing parts and for new product design.
Experience in a broad range of material characterization techniques (SEM, Instron, FTIR, TGA/DSC, surface profilometer, conductivity/dielectric breakdown, GCMS, etc.).
Knowledge of techniques to support experimental design and root cause analysis.
Proven success with competitive product analysis and the product development cycle.
Demonstrated selling skills, strong customer orientation / mindset / focus.
Strong communication skills with the ability to convey customer requirements in terms that link customer in use performance with product characteristics or properties and with bias for communicating in the language of numbers.
Ability to lead cross-functional teams and have the ability to influence others without authority.
Ability to effectively manage changing and conflicting priorities and resolve appropriately, no issue coping with fast changing environment.
Individual must possess a well-developed sense of urgency and personnel optimism, will be driven by data and demonstrate a disciplined and systematic approach to problem solving.
Saint-Gobain’s innovations touch almost every major industry around the world, Composite Systems is comprised of three business units including Films & Fabrics, Tape Solutions and Thin Films. Our ambition is to provide innovative solutions that combine material science, processing technology and design to save energy, provide protection, improve comfort, and give peace-of-mind to our customers. Our unique performance is delivered by passionate people, empowered to collaborate closely with our customers and solve their toughest challenges.
Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.Apply Now
Applications Engineer II
Posting Date: 05/03/2021
Job Code: 585795See yourself here