Applications Engineer

  • Job Reference: 100727218-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2019
  • Recruiter: Arrow Electronics
  • Location: Phoenix, Arizona
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Software Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Position: Applications Engineer
Job Description:

We're looking for an Applications Engineer to join our team in Phoenix. This individual will be supporting our new and existing clients with their hardware needs.

What You'll Be Doing
  • Analyze customer requirements, technical documentation, BOM setup and verify First Article orders are accurate to ensure customer requirements are met.
  • Independently develop automated process to configure hardware to meet customer's technical specifications with existing automation production environment
  • Create work instructions used by manufacturing to assemble and configure product
  • Analyze technical data to determine appropriate setup criteria for platform programming
  • Develop new testing and automation methods for leading edge products
  • Daily monitoring and resolution of technical issues and validation of engineering changes that arise from revised requirements.
  • Collaborate with field engineering team to identifying new opportunities for continuous improvement, as well as designing and implementing solutions for process optimization.
  • Serve as technical leader for major aspects of platform integration and is required to interface with customer's design engineers to resolve programming issues or to provide technical assistance
  • Required to author technical documents such as: Manufacturing Work Instruction, Workmanship Standards, Engineering Bulletins, ECO, FQR and Failure Analysis Reports
  • Monitors and reports on productivity along with quality of First Article/Prototype orders
What We're Looking For
  • 4 year Bachelors Degree in Computer Science/Software Engineering or related study
  • Experience working with PowerShell, Python, Pearl or other high level language in a professional and/or academic environment
  • Experience with Batch/Bash scripting
  • Ability to read and interpret technical documents such as product data sheets, programing guides, wire diagrams and schematics.
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal; ability to create routine reports and correspond with both technical and nontechnical audiences.
  • Flexibility to change priorities and ability to work under pressure of deadlines
  • Must be able to work autonomously, frequently before and after normal business hours.
Even Better if You Have
  • 2+ years of related industry experience
  • Ability to write software in C/C++/VB/C# or other high level language
  • Strong troubleshooting and technical background in a lab environment
  • Previous experience building and configuring desktop and server platforms
  • Knowledge of VMware and experience developing automated deployment
  • Microsoft and Linux OS development tool knowledge
  • Previous experience using Microsoft Windows SDK to create custom images
What's In It For You

At Arrow, we are driving innovation and choice by offering employees a variety of benefits designed to keep you and your family physically and financially healthy.

Not only do we offer a competitive salary and work-life balance, we offer benefits to match your needs:
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • 401k, With Matching Contributions
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)/Health Reimbursement Account (HRA) Options
  • Growth Opportunities
  • Short-Term/Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • And more!


Location: Phoenix, Arizona ( East Sky Harbor Circle)
Time Type: Full time
Job Category: Engineering and Technology