• Field Application Engineer

    Job Locations US-CA-Mountain View
    Job Reference
    No. of Openings
    No. of Openings Remaining
    Encoders Product Division
    Job Type
    Permanent Full-Time
  • Overview

    Position Summary: Renishaw Inc is seeking an Field Application Engineer for our Encoder Group to work remotely out of California. This position will involve technical support of Renishaw Encoder products.



    • Technical liaison between customers and Regional Sales Managers and UK office.
    • Provide remote and on-site technical support for customers.
    • Assist customers with applications engineering and design “best practice” advice.
    • Carry out comprehensive troubleshooting, diagnostics and fault-finding.
    • Provide product installation training.
    • Support customization of products for OEM customers.
    • Assist with technical seminars, product workshops and exhibitions
    • Feedback into Renishaw UK new product development process.
    • Other duties as assigned.


    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Degreed (or equivalent experience) in electronics and motion systems.
    • Overall familiarity with mechanical, electrical and optical systems.
    • Thorough understanding of automation systems and servo feedback loops.
    • Metrology experience a bonus
    • Ability to interact with customers.


    Desirable Requirements:

    • Knowledge and experience with Encoder Technology and Metrology

    ITAR Requirement:

    • To conform to U.S. Government ITAR regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about ITAR (http://pmddtc.state.gov/regulations_laws/itar.html).


    • Employer will not sponsor Visa’s for this position

    Person specification


    Remote office in California

    Renishaw’s Comprehensive Benefits package includes:

    • Salary commensurate with experience
    • Medical, prescription drug, dental, and vision insurance
    • Flexible spending plans
    • Life, short and long term disability insurance
    • Paid time off
    • 401K retirement plan

    Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – Minorities/Females/Disability/Protected Veterans


    Requisition #: ZZ9118



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