Danfoss Systems and Applications Engineer in AMES, Iowa
Systems and Applications Engineer Requisition ID: 16452 Job Location(s): Ames, US, 50011 Job Description Would you like to apply your engineering expertise to help customers design their machines? Then you might be interested in joining our Systems and ApplicationEngineering(SAE)team at Danfoss Power Solutions(DPS). We are a world-class provider of mobile hydraulics,electroniccontrols, power electronicsandelectric machine systemsserving the construction, agriculture and other off-highway vehicle markets.What Danfoss offers youIf you want to engineer solutions that enable the world of tomorrow to do more with less, Danfoss is where you'll make a real impact. Open yourself to exceptional development - both personally and professionally. As a Systems and Application Engineer you are the primary technical representative to the customer for Danfoss Power Solutions. Taking ownership on providing technical assistance to the customer you will contribute to developing engineeringsolutions,making a sustainable difference to people's lives around the globe.Job Responsibilities Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following.Developingstrong mobile machine expertise through research, testing and analyzing agricultural, construction, material handling, turf and specialty machines.Working with the technical sales team to evaluate customer specifications, contributing to technical proposals that lead to new business, responding to technical requests, providing technical training, evaluating product applications and documenting these activities.Selecting and specifying DPS products,with aspecificemphasisonpower electronics andelectric machine systems,to ensure conformance to component application requirements and machine performance expectations.Designing system control architecture, logic and parameters to meet safety, performance and life requirements.Researching,developing, analyzing and testingalternate machine system designs for feasibility, cost, operation and performance in the mobile machine market.Investigatingmachine problems or component failures and recommendingremedial actions, system design changes or alternate components or features.Identifying and recommendingproduct design improvementsto the DPS component engineering teams.Background and Skills The ideal candidate possesses these skills. Bachelor's degree (B.S. preferred)in Mechanical Engineering,Electrical Engineering(trainingor experience in electric machinesand their applied systems)or AgriculturalEngineeringAt least one year of relevant experiencewill beconsideredExcellent communication skills (written and verbal)Machine testing experience a plusTechnical writing skills/experiencepreferredDanfoss - Engineering Tomorrow At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways - driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.Following our founder's mindset 'action speaks louder than words', we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.