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Applications Engineer

Acara Solutions Wilsonville, OR
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Acara Solutions is looking for Applications Engineer in Wilsonville, OR

-The Application Engineer will assist in the initial concept, design input, buy
-off and installation of equipment for advanced manufacturing, using knowledge of engineering and programming, as well as sophisticated metrology, machine vision, precision motion control and advanced robots.

-Develop and review specifications for equipment, as well as performance requirements.

-Provide input to system operating manual.

-Work closely with project team to provide technical support during system power up/debug and factory acceptance testing.

-Oversee installation to see that machines and equipment are installed and functioning according to specifications.

-Test to make sure that machinery has the capability to carry out desired functions.

-Set schedule of procedures and maintenance tasks as needed to maintain equipment in prescribed condition.

-Help provide technical information and training to workers in other departments as needed.

-Participate in the design and development of equipment and systems, and redesign of existing systems to fulfill the needs of customers.

-Provide equipment functionality and capability reports and act as technical liaison.

-Participate in training sessions, seminars, and continuing education to stay abreast of new technical developments.

**Position requires domestic/international travel for installation and support; typically 3, 3
-weeks trips/year**

Required Skills / Qualifications:

-Bachelor’s degree in engineering.

-Minimum of 4 years’ experience as Applications Engineer

-Must be elligible for or have a valid passport

Preferred Skills / Qualifications:

-Actively participate in team development and team
-oriented processes.

-Excellent written and verbal communication skills; excellent presentation skills.

-Knowledge of machine vision systems, electronics, mechanics, pneumatics, and computer programming.

-Problem solving, system and methods improvement skills.

-Understanding of C# .Net and PLC programming

-System integration, test and debug skills.

-Conceptual development of applications.

-Attention to detail and accuracy.

-Work under pressure to meet project deadlines in a multi
-tasking environment.

-motivated and directed.

-Use Microsoft software
- Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Visio

Additional Information:

-Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen

Aleron companies; Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F
-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

Acara Solutions

Acara understands that finding that rewarding next step along your career path can be challenging. We also understand the legwork that goes into being your career advocate. Our award-winning recruiters focus on the candidate experience, getting to know you and your goals, both long- and short-term. They get to know your skills and your growth trajectory so that they not only can represent you in front of our more than 1,000 customers with opportunities across North America, but also connect you with the best-fit role. After all, optimal workforce experiences come when employees are matched with companies who need—and value—their skills and contributions. That’s why, for over 60 years, we’ve engaged our candidates with a high-touch, consultative approach that affords us a clear vision of ideal career paths, and it’s why we consistently gain the trust of our employees and customers alike. Acara is in the business of scouting talent, evaluating human potential, recognizing commonalities between people and employers, and changing lives in the process. Because in an increasingly commoditized world, we believe some things still deserve a personal touch. Finding the best-fit jobs for you is one of them.


Wilsonville, OR