Jobbezeichnung 【Nürnberg】Field Application Engineer
Branche Electronic Manufacturing
Arbeitsort Nürnberg

For our client, a Japanese electronic manufacturing company, we are looking for a motivated and qualified Field Application Engineer (FAE)
to strengthen their operations in Germany, working from the office in Nürnberg.


[Main tasks and responsibilities]

-Support customers and the sales team as the technical expert for all assigned products.

-Develop strong relationships with the engineering staff at key customers.

-Work with customers to obtain Voice of the Customer requirements in the definition phase of a project.

-Provide internal project coordination for customer specific programs.

-Interface between customer, the sales team in Europe and the Japan team (product management, engineering, manufacturing and QA)
to insure that the project commitments are met on a timely basis.

-Support customer projects with product recommendations during design-in phase.

-Review customer specs and also assists in developing specifications for new products.

-Submit test plans and work with the test lab to support customer applications.

-Support customers with knowledge of agency approval process and industry standards.

-Assist in tracking market trends and generating product roadmaps.

-Provide technical support on customer complaints and product returns.

-Provide cross-references to competitive products.

-Involved in design of connectors, after initial period.

-Preparing various reports.

-Communication, when required, with customers and other HRS offices outside the area of responsibility.

-Communication with Head Quarters in Japan.

-Intensive training program in Japan (2 - 4 weeks) after probation period.

-Other duties requested by management.


-Must have a minimum of a bachelor’s of engineering degree in mechanical, electrical or electronics engineering.

-Minimum of five years of professional level engineering experience with a Connector manufacturer.

-Strong problem solving capability on complex applications and technical issues.

-Strong planning and organizational skills.

-Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

-Strong presentation skills.

-Working knowledge of electrical, mechanical and environmental testing is a plus.

-2D and 3D CAD operations experience.

-Willing to travel, international orientation.

-Native German speaking and fluent in English.

-Stress resilient and structured


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