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Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruiting agency that specializes in engineering, manufacturing and technical sales recruitment and placement. One of our clients, an international leader in electronic components manufacturing, seeks an Applications Engineer as follows:

  • Responsible for assisting our customers in the proper application and selection of component solutions.
  • Reading customer specifications, and using t­­­­­­­­­­his information to determine the best product solution.
  • Developing specifications for custom products and working with the purchasing group to obtain vendor quotes.
  • Leading discussions with customers for specification clarification, or to better understand customer needs
  • Developing expertise in company applications to assist Marketing and provide customer support, as needed.
  • Assigns inventory part numbers and constructs standardized descriptions for all new parts.
  • Reviews all requests for new products to assure that a current part can not satisfy the requirements.
  • Generates specifications for all new custom component parts
  • Participates in New Product reviews for the purpose of component selection and standardization.
  • Provide product specification sheets and drawings for standard and nonstandard part numbers.

Job Requirements :

  • Bachelors degree preferred. Open to Associates degree in technical discipline
  • 2+ years of professional experience with electronic components
  • Experience working with customers is required.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills a must.
  • Computer literate with Microsoft® Office tools (Outlook, Word, and Excel).
  • Good organizational and multi-tasking skills