Applications Engineer

Morton, Illinois
Not Specified
Nov 21, 2018
Feb 22, 2019
Job Type
Full Time
Travel Required
Minimum Experience Required
5 years
Degree Required
4-Year Degree
Manages Others?


Parker Hannifin Corporation seeks an Applications Engineer in Elk Grove, IL. Summary of Duties: Work with Sales and Marketing, customers, and Product Engineering to develop business opportunities, create proposals, perform training, develop system solutions, troubleshoot product/vehicle electronic control systems and perform vehicle integration and system testing. Serve as a bridge between customers and engineering teams. Utilize customer input and sales information to design or re-design, develop, test and implement complex software programs and applications. Provide technical support and expertise to customers, testing applications, responding to customer feedback, installations, maintenance and often performing sales presentations and demonstrations. Job responsibilities include: • Work with the customer and sales group to define the scope of proposed new product development projects. • Understand and develop vehicle electronic control systems including the definition of new hardware platforms and software applications. • Perform software application development, product and system vehicle integration and vehicle system testing. • Be a technical expert in the implementation of vehicle electro hydraulic controls using proprietary Parker Vansco products. • Work with Sales and Marketing and on project teams in identifying and pursuing new product/business opportunities. • Perform Voice of the Customer interviews. • Travel 3 to 4 trips per year, sometimes on short notice. Trips can be Domestic and/or International (Americas, Europe, Asia). Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related and 5 years of experience in the job offered or as Design Engineer or related. Applicants must have the following experience: 5 years with: • working on technical projects • Embedded SW development in an IDE (Integrated Development Environment) • C/C++ 3 years with: • Electro hydraulics controls design applied to medium and heavy duty vehicles. • Control Design and Implementation using Matlab Simulink and Matlab Stateflow • Test automation in a Matlab environment 2 years with: • Vehicle communication network J1939 (communication and diagnostics) 1 year with: • CAN-based network analysis and communication using Vector CANalyzer. Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Location: 850 Arthur Ave., Elk Grove, IL 60007 To apply, submit resume to Job ID# 12436