Application Engineer


Charlotte, NC, US, 28273

Company:  9051-Advanced Control Solutions

An Application Engineer is the bridge between customers and engineering teams.  Application Engineers use customer input and sales information to design or re-design, develop, test and implement complex software programs and applications.  The Application Engineer will also provide technical support and expertise to customers, testing applications, responding to customer feedback, installations, maintenance and often performing sales presentations and demonstrations.



  • Responsible for designing, developing and implementing programs and applications. Perform customer analysis to create applications that respond to customer needs and provide innovative solutions to common problems.
  • Acquire and analyze customer needs and problems, making recommendations to the Engineering team to satisfy needs and develop solutions.
  • Perform prototyping, application tests and code reviews to ensure product is satisfactory.
  • Responsible for existing software in addition to new developments, including debugging, testing, code improvement and re-designing tasks.
  • Provide customers with ongoing technical support. Support includes responding to customer issues, providing updated solutions that solve issues, performing installs for customers, and working with the customer service team.
  • Organize and conduct training sessions for customers
  • Work closely with other departments or divisions on matters of mutual concern and responsibilities



  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Project management experience
  • Desire to learn new systems and processes quickly
  • One or more years of experience in engineering or product/process development


An emerging provider of next generation technology solutions, Applied Industrial Technologies has a growing automation footprint and expanding offering of motion control, machine vision, robotic and IIoT technologies, plus related value-added industrial expertise.

Founded in 1923, Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) is a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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