Marposs Corporation has an opening for an Application Specialist – Mida Probing Systems at 3300 Cross Creek Parkway, Auburn Hills, MI 48326. 40 hrs/wk; 9am - 5pm; M-F.
Responsibilities: Responsible for providing world-wide application support for the Mida™ Probing Systems; supporting the marketing department in developing tests of new products; supporting overseas counterparts in developing standard and special machine tool applications; developing special measurement cycles; designing and delivery training to the distributors application team; developing tools to assist the Application team in analyzing end user problems; providing support for direct sales, distributors, OEM’s and end users in the quotation, application design, installation, launch of machine tool probing products/systems; analyzing customer needs and specifications and preparing quotations for CNC machine tool touch probe systems, (configuring and recommending probes, probe concepts, and standard probe systems); providing technical support by phone, mail and/or fax to key distributors, company employees (worldwide) and end users; providing technical support to Sales Engineers; reporting in writing all trip information and results; following up on all projects in a timely manner; following up during the launch of new products for installation, software and troubleshooting with products and interacts with Marposs entities around the world as a liaison to resolve issues; directing and overseeing suppliers; preparing application designs; training company personnel and distributors on probe applications; attending trade exhibitions and distributor open houses; writing software manuals, installation procedures and preparing sales technical data to sales and service personnel; testing and evaluating software for probes; updating yearly price book for all Mida Products; supporting Sales, Proposal, Order Processing, Final Check, Repair, Service and Training; performing customer presentations; supporting OEM customers and distributors; planning, designing and coordinating integration of CNC machine tool touch probe systems into the manufacturing process; and troubleshooting customer problems by phone, and if necessary, domestic travel to customer or end user site with service personnel to resolve issues or problems (10-20% of time).
Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer, Mechanical or Electronics Eng.; or Eng. Technology; Manufacturing Eng.; Manufacturing Management, Eng. Management, or related Engineering field or foreign education equivalent, plus 36 months of experience as an Engineer, Application Specialist, Product Specialist, or combination. Experience must include each of the following: planning, designing and coordinating integration of CNC machine tool touch probe systems into the manufacturing process; analyzing customer needs and specifications for special applications on CNC machine tool touch probe systems, (configuring and recommending probes, probe concepts, and standard probe systems); providing support for direct sales, distributors, OEM’s and end users in the quotation, application design, installation, launch of machine tool with probing products/systems; training company personnel and distributors on applications; testing and evaluating software for new and existing probes; and utilization of the following software: CNC Programming, PLC and Schematics with respect to CNC and Machine Tool Industry.
Submit resumes to Attn: Elizabeth Angeli-Polcyn, Marposs Corporation, 3300 Cross Creek Parkway, Auburn Hills, MI 48326. Include Reference# 55173-115 w/resume. Marposs Corporation is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.