Application Engineer

Brüel & Kjær North America, Inc.

Southern California

For over 70 years, Brüel & Kjær has played a leading role in the world of sound and vibration.  From the world’s first accelerometer in 1943 to innovative solutions and advanced analyzer systems for 21st-centruty satellite systems.  We have an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join us in Southern California to assist with a number of pre and post sale activities focused on our handheld and pc based analyzer platforms for measuring sound and vibration.  The Application Engineer position is part of the Americas Support Group and is responsible for supporting both our customers and Sales Engineers in the sale and use of our products.

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Pre-Sale Activities
    •  Developing and delivering high quality technical presentations to customers on advanced sound and vibration solutions and activities.
    • Executing customer demonstrations of working solutions and instruments
    • Presenting Seminars and Webinars on sound and vibration theory, advanced system applications in areas such as Noise Source Identification,  Sound Quality, Sound Power, Acoustic Material Testing and Structural Dynamics.
    • Training internal sales and support staff on the theory, benefits and usage of solutions
  • On-Site Services
    • Installation of Bruel & Kjaer systems at customer facilities
    • Performing detailed System and/or instrument training on products, applications and  solutions
    • Test Service work – performing contracted testing services work at customer facilities
    • Delivering on-site Seminars specific to customer requirements
  • Post-Sale Support
    • Technical Support for internal and external customers
      • Providing general support on sound and vibration theory, system usage and applications
      • Resolving software issues through training, bug reporting and development of work arounds
      • Troubleshooting hardware issues on systems and instruments
      • Providing simple solutions to meet customer needs

 

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor/Master Degree in Engineering, Physics or other technical field
  • 3+ Years’ experience in Sound and Vibration related field
  • US Citizenship
  • Solid knowledge of the fundamentals of Sound and Vibration
  • Strong Application Knowledge in Acoustic and Vibration areas
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Experience working in Engineering Services/Consulting a plus
  • Skilled in demonstrating and running software applications
  • Experience working with and troubleshooting Database, networking, PC hardware, operating systems, software and other PC related issues.
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Ability to work independently
  • Highly organized with the ability to multitask in a busy environment
  • Strong IT knowledge, Microsoft Office Suite, Windows OS
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Significant travel required

 

Bruel & Kjaer North America Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.  Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  Applicants must be US Citizens.  Qualified candidates are invited to send a resume and salary requirements to: NAFTA.AE@bksv.com

 

For more information, please visit www.bksv.com

 

Date posted: Dec 14, 2016