Current Career Opportunities

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Electro-Optics Manufacturing Production Engineer

Automated Precision Inc. is a world leader of advanced metrology solutions for industry. API products are used by the world’s leading automotive, aerospace, machine tool, and CMM manufacturers. API’s experienced engineering and operational team is unmatched in its ability to create advanced, innovative products, which meet the needs of rapidly evolving industries. At the corporate headquarters in Rockville, MD we are currently seeking to add to the team an Electro-Optics Manufacturing Production Engineer

 

The Ideal Candidate Will:

be hired to work in the area of electronics, optics, and optoelectronics. We are looking for a candidate who can support interdisciplinary projects in production with expertise in optoelectronics. This position requires working closely with the R&D Engineering and Production teams covering company’s current technologies related to metrology and measurement instruments.

 

Technical Scope:

  • Complete the product design, analysis and development of mechanical components, systems and equipment, including assembly and part drawings as well as other required documentation from design concept to manufacturing release, for high precision metrology products
  • Confirm fabrication, assembly and installation processes
  • Organize and maintain product Bill of Materials and Bill of operations
  • Monitor product assembly procedures for production processes
  • Works with R&D on process transfer
  • Mentor junior engineers through process, design, analysis, etc.

The Requirements Are:

B.S degree (minimum requirement) in EE (preferred), physics, optics, photonics

  1. Knowledge in numerical analysis
  2. Knowledge in fiber optics and light detection is a plus
  3. Knowledge in electronics, schematics,
  4. Demonstrated accomplishments in projects is a plus
  5. Strong troubleshooting and root cause analysis capability (CAPA)

 

Preferred skills, licenses/certifications

  • Programming experience in Matlab or Python
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Instrument knowledge: oscilloscope, DMM, frequency counters, soldering, crimping
  • Interpersonal and problem solving skills
  • Sense of urgency and working well under pressure
  • Excellent communication and documentation

 

Must have a “can-do” approach to every challenge and be a problem solver

Must be able to communicate openly and effectively with a diverse group of professionals

Applikationsingenieur/Application Engineer (Germany)

Ihr Aufgabengebiet wird sein:

  • Durchführung von Messdienstleistung im Bereich der industriellen Messtechnik
  • Durchführung von Hard- und Softwareschulungen
  • Installation unserer Systeme beim Kunden und Betreuung bis zum erfolgreichen Projektabschluss
  • Kundensupport bei messtechnischen und anwendungsspezifischen Fragen
  • Vertriebsunterstützung bei Produktpräsentationen
  • Testen von Software und Geräten

Folgende Qualifikationen sollten Sie mitbringen:

  • eine abgeschlossene technische Ausbildung/Studium mit Schwerpunkt der dreidimensionalen Messtechnik (Vermessung, Maschinenbau oder vergleichbar)
  • idealerweise Kenntnisse im Bereich Industrievermessung
  • eine ausgeprägte Kundenorientierung
  • eigenständiges Arbeiten
  • sehr gute Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift

Weltweit unterstützen Lösungen und Systeme von API Unternehmen in den wesentlichen Prozessen der 3D-Messtechnik und der produktionsbegleitenden Qualitätssicherung. Unsere Kunden nutzen unsere laserbasierten portablen Messsysteme für nahezu alle Bereiche der dimensionellen Messtechnik. API ́s Kunden finden sich insbesondere im Maschinen- und Fahrzeugbau, in der Luft- und Raumfahrtindustrie sowie in der Energietechnik und im Forschungsbereich.

Wenn Sie diese Stelle interessiert, bewerben Sie sich bitte mit aussagekräftigen Bewerbungsunterlagen und unter Angabe Ihres frühesten Eintrittstermins, vorzugsweise per Email. info.eu@apisensor.com

Inside Sales Representative

About the Job
Automated Precision Inc. (API) is a world leader of advanced metrology solutions. API products are used by the world’s leading automotive, aerospace, machine tool, and CMM manufacturers. API’s experienced engineering and operational team is unmatched in its ability to create advanced, innovative products, which meet the needs of rapidly evolving industries. At the service center in Plymouth, MI we are currently seeking to add to the team an Inside Sales Representative.

The Position
Our Inside Sales Representative will aggressively prospect and develop accounts, generate sales quotes and handle customer inquiries. Your ability to break into new market initiatives through cold and warm calls while becoming technically knowledgeable about our highly technical products and solutions, support 5 Regional Sales Managers located throughout North America. Understanding of Metrology products is not required, This is an excellent entry to a sales career. Maintaining a CRM database and communicating with Regional Managers is required.

The Rewards
Recognition for your competitive drive for success
Empowerment and flexibility to manage your sales desk
Competitive base salary plus a quarterly bonus program
Industry leading benefits; pension, 401(k), medical/dental, PTO
Opportunities for career growth with an industry leader

The Requirements
Sense of urgency and the ability to make decisions and be responsible for them
Ability to adjust quickly to changing conditions
Customer focused with proven abilities to provide world class customer service
Team player with ability to collaborate with internal and external customers
Comfortable and confident with cold calls and business development leads
Previous related experience a plus