Battery Assembly Application Engineer M/F

    Michael Page Published: November 6, 2020
    Paris, France
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    You will be a primary technical resource supporting products and solutions, working in conjunction with the BDM/sales team as the key technical advisor and product advocate.

    • Maintain expert level of application knowledge - understanding customers processes and aligned PPG products
    • Travel to customer sites to perform start-up, integration, and training services
    • Provide design and specification development support to consultants, integrators, and distributors.
    • Connect to product development in defined product categories to understand critical performance features; quickly learn and understand multiple products relevant to Li Ion battery assembly
    • Connect to and collaborate with AETS for other regions to support overall success
    • Respond to functional and technical elements of RFIs/RFPs in support of product qualification
    • Listen, understand and convey customer requirements.
    • Support application understanding for product development, BDM, sales, and marketing
    • Assist in the design and development of new products and tools vital to make target accounts successful at utilizing PPG products and solutions
    • Maintain accurate records of target accounts, opportunities, quotes, projects, contacts and correspondence in company approved databases
    • Support technical aspects of entire sales process
    • Resolve customer issues or difficulties in a manner that is consistent with the company mission, values, and financial objectives
    • Maintain professional business relationships within target accounts.
    • BA/BS in Engineering (chemical, industrial, mechanical) or related (Chemistry, Materials Science)
    • 3-5 years of proven experience in Process Engineering or Application Engineering role
    • Demonstrated direct customer interface experience in technical role (product development, technical service, engineering support, etc.)
    • Successful track record of supporting or related Li Ion battery products, idealy in automotive industry
    • Fluent in English and German,
    • Based in France or Germany