Shakopee MN

ENGINEERING: Application Engineer

Job Description

The KEB team is growing!  This unique program/position is for engineers who are personable, are good communicators, and like to solve problems. This is a dynamic hands-on position where you will work with KEB engineering and our customers to apply KEB products with a focus on automation software, PLCs, industrial PCs, HMIs, I/O, and VFD’s.

You will begin with a 6-month deep-dive training program. The training program includes:

  • Rotation across different KEB business units where the person will get exposed to the company operations
  • In-depth product training with hands-on exercises
  • Working on real-life applications and troubleshooting
  • Training on KEB sales processes and tools from senior application engineers

Under the guidance of the Application Manager – Controls, you will be responsible for two main areas:


Engineering Part

  • Write relevant technical documentation & manuals
  • Draft new product specifications and engineering work orders
  • Visit customer sites for product start-ups
  • Size, select, and recommend KEB products to customers
  • Offer technical support and troubleshooting over the phone


Sales Support Part

  • Provide excellent customer support
  • Write relevant technical documentation & manuals
  • Create product quotations
  • Create sales presentations and other marketing material
  • Share application knowledge through writing and speaking
  • Provide product trainings in-house and at customer sites



  • #1 – Must be a self-starter
  • BS in Electrical, Computer Science, Mechanical engineering, or similar
  • Must be willing to travel – approx. 25% of the time
  • Must be able to provide valid proof of ability to work in the U.S. without sponsorship requirements and can travel outside the U.S. if needed
  • Must have excellent writing and communication skills
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