The Senior Applications Engineer – Industrial, Network Power is the primary technical representative responsible for the daily Application Engineering activities of the Network Power group. This position is directly responsible for managing the support of Network Power customers in the following segments: 1) Telecom, 2) UPS 3) Utility and 4) Solar/Alternative Energy. This position must be able to interpret NP customer specifications and requirements to achieve customer approval. This position requires the ability to participate on cross functional teams as well as to track and monitor NP project status. This position must be able to work across cultural boundaries and be expected to manage customer expectations on a global basis where needed. This position also works in partnership with the Transportation and Motive Power Applications Engineering groups for products and projects that cross multiple internal and market scopes. This position also works with the shared resources (labels, packaging specifications, liability, product test lab) in the Applications Engineering department.
This position will work and coordinate very closely with Network Power Sales and the Product Managers in Marketing to develop business cases, develop program plans, coordinate project management tasks to ensure timely execution of product launch and customer approval. This position requires a solid understanding of all Network Power segments as well as a sufficient level of detail of customer needs for new product development. The Senior Applications Engineering – Segment Leader will be required to report out on project status/progress on regular intervals and will be required to present directly to segment customers and internal partners as needed.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required
Education & Experience
Domestic travel when needed (approx 10%-20%.) Must be able to travel by air with minimum restrictions.
Some global travel required typically once per year for approximately one week duration
Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical-energy solutions for the transportation and industrial markets. Exide’s 130 years of technology innovation combined with operations in more than 80 countries enables the company to deliver compelling solutions for the world’s current and future power needs. Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products, serving the Transportation, Industrial Network Power and Motive Power market segments with battery and energy storage systems and specialty applications for a broad range of industries including: agricultural, automotive, electric, light and heavy-duty truck, marine, materials handling, military, mining, powersport, railroad, security, telecommunications, utility and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), among others. Exide is Powering the World Forward - history and scale combined with a start-up mentality make Exide the right choice for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier.