We believe that cultivating a deeper sense of loyalty and belonging is key to how we attract and retain our best people. By embracing our diverse experiences and views, we are better positioned to deliver results, create innovations that matter, and thrive in today’s changing world. This reality inspires our Inclusion & Diversity vision, We Are More Together, and guides our approach as we all work toward creating great places where our teams work and thrive.
Tektronix is looking for a customer focused Technical Support
Engineer to join our stellar Field Sales organization as a
Field Applications Engineer. Initially, you will be working in
our Beaverton Technical Support Center (TSC) to gain/hone
your skills with our products (up to one year), at which time
the position will transition to one of our Field Application
Engineer positions in North America.
This position is well suited for an entry level engineer
that is looking to begin his or her technical career in a
fast paced high technology company. Our customers are
engineers within the largest and most advanced technology
companies. As a member of the TSC, you will gain firsthand
experience in providing top-level technical and application
support for Tektronix products. Each day in the TSC you will
partner 1:1 with these customers to solve the broad variety
of complex engineering challenges encountered as they
invent, develop, deploy or maintain their next-generation
products. You will also have the opportunity to directly
interface with our Field Application Engineers, which you will
join after your initial immersion in the TSC.
At the completion of your immersion in the TSC you will
have the product and application knowledge to assure your
success as a Field Application Engineer. As part of our
North America sales team, you will be working with our sales
team in driving customer preference for our products and
provide pre-and-post-sale engineering support. Enabling
your success is access to the highest-caliber engineering
talent in the world, support tools, training and infrastructure
that allow you to interact with customers in real time, and
a culture which encourages technical and professional
growth and esprit de corps. As a Technical Support Engineer
(and later Field Applications Engineer) at Tektronix you will
be part of a global company that leads in its markets, is
recognized around the world for quality and engineering
excellence, and which strives for total customer satisfaction.
You will also be exceptionally well positioned for diverse
career development at Tektronix.
This position supports our products and applications via
direct interaction with our customers and sales team. Initially
you will begin within a call-center-like, highly team-centric
work environment and then transfer to a field Application
Engineering position after about a year working in the
Technical Support Center. Required:
- Bachelor’s degree in an engineering field (preferably BSEE), or in the process of obtaining a bachelor’s degree in engineering field (preferably BSEE). - Experience/understanding in using a Oscilloscope, Signal Generator or Spectrum Analyzer. - Experience/knowledge in LabView, Visual Basic, C++, C# and/or Microsoft .NET. - Customer service experience. - Willing and able to relocate to a location in North America after training.
- MBA, or in the process of obtaining an MBA. - Experience working with networked instruments (Domain Name Servers, TCP-IP and related protocols, etc.). - Engineering experience in basic test and measurement equipment (probing, capacitance and loading effects on circuits). - Customer communication skills and be detail-oriented in order to track multiple, complex customer interactions quickly and accurately. - Commitment to excellence and personal success. - A passion for teamwork and a strong desire for learning. - Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, and interpersonal skills that foster high-value relationships with both customers and the extended Tektronix team.
When you join Tektronix and Fortive, you will
work in an extraordinary team, learning with and from great people, where
diversity and inclusion is celebrated. You will have the opportunity to do work
that makes a difference in the world. You will be trusted and empowered to
contribute in meaningful ways with visibility and accountability. We are
obsessed with our customers and have a commitment to transparency, unending
learning and growth to accelerate progress and innovation. Join us for the
excitement of a startup with a history of success! For You. For Us. For Growth.
Due to US Department of Commerce export control regulations governing technical data of Tektronix products, Tektronix needs to know the citizenship of all its employees. Note that US Citizenship is not required for most positions. Hired candidates will be asked to bring proof of citizenship (passport, birth certificate, green card, visa or similar) on their first day of work.
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening, background/criminal check, and if applicable a motor vehicle record search and/or financial record check.
Candidates with less education/experience may be considered for other opportunities Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.
Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: www.fortive.com .
Tektronix is a place where people are challenged to explore the boundaries of what’s possible, bringing the digital future one step closer every day. Our work accelerates technological breakthroughs that are revolutionizing culture and industry worldwide. Through precision-engineered measurement solutions, we work with our customers to eliminate the barriers between inspiration and realization of world-changing technologies. Realize your true potential at Tektronix – join us in revolutioneering a better tomorrow.
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