Career Position: Automation Sales Engineer

Career Description: 

 

Applied Sciences Group is seeking motivated candidates who are fit for an agile, broad-spectrum, innovative, and adaptable software development services firm.

We are looking for someone that spent a good part of their career as a Controls Engineer, a person who provided project-based design, development, test, integration, and maintenance support of factory automation systems for a variety of advanced manufacturing firms.

The primary role of the Automation Sales Engineer will be meeting with clients/prospects with or without an ASG Account Manager to review and analyze opportunities, to write a scope of work and to create a budget that can be used as the foundation for a formal proposal. ASG is poised for growth and we need a dynamic engineer on the project budgeting team.  There will be occasional engineering design and development work assigned.  The ideal candidate will: 

  • Interpret detailed specifications for automation and control systems; research, understand, and specify components;  define the project scope and deliverables; and evaluate strategies to meet customers’ needs. 
  • Project estimation / budgeting or proposal skills.
  • Have good communications, organization and time management.  These are a must.
  • Have a minimum of 7-10 years’ experience in industrial controls (PLC/HMI) and exposure to SCADA systems development (more experience is welcome and compensation will reflect it).

This position is based in Buffalo, NY with occasional regional travel necessary.

Applied Sciences Group is a software engineering firm specializing in leading edge applications- specific software development in a broad range of markets.  Our software engineering teams have worked in Aerospace, Automotive, Transportation, Packaging, Food & Beverage, Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Entertainment and other industrial and commercial market spaces.

ASG provides health benefits, paid vacation and holidays, a modern, clean, open and friendly working environment, a diverse, energetic and enthusiastic staff, flexible working hours, free parking, free coffee and other perks. Offices are located directly across from the Buffalo Airport and include secure parking, cafeteria and an on-site fitness facility.

To apply, please forward your cover letter and resume to jobs@asgrp.com