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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Applications Engineer
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Tektronix | Beaverton, OR
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Job Description

Tektronix Technical Support Center is looking for a customer focused Product Application Engineer to join our stellar organization. This position suitable is for an engineer with limited but applicable work experience and academic credentials, or a new graduate with applicable practical experience and curriculum.

As a vital team member you will provide top-tier customer technical support for Tektronix leading-edge Oscilloscopes and Real-time Spectrum Analyzer related applications. Our customers are engineers within the largest and most advanced technology companies. Each day 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 work with our sales team to drive 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 Product Application 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.

Tektronix is an equal opportunity employer. Tektronix does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, age, physical or mental disability (if the individual can perform the essential functions of the position with reasonable accommodation), pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, veteran's status, citizenship status, ancestry or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
This position supports our Oscilloscope, Spectrum Analyzers products and related applications via direct interaction with our internal and external customers, in an energized and team-centric work environment.


Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Physics

2 years' working as an Application Engineer

Demonstrable understanding of Oscilloscopes, Signal Generators, Spectrum Analyzers and related applications gained from either academic and/or practical experience

Programming experience to include expertise with at least one high-level language (C , VB, Matlab, etc.), with broader programming experience, particularly experience closely related to 'scope applications, desired
Intermediate skill level using MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

Strong desire to learn (or practical experience with) SATA, USB,DDR, PCIe, and Display Port serial standards is a key part of this position.
Recent experience with oscilloscopes and contemporary applications, in addition to knowledge of probing, analog vs digital scopes, etc. are very desirable.
You will need demonstrably excellent customer communication skills, and posses' detail-orientation needed to track multiple, complex customer interactions quickly and accurately. We are a highly motivated, hard-working team which is largely self-directed, thus you will bring a commitment to excellence and personal success.
You must posses a passion for teamwork and strong desire for learning.
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal skills that foster high-value relationships with both customers and the extended Tektronix Team.

All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check.

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.

How to Apply: Apply Online. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our Careers website as a result of your disability. If you need an accommodation or assistance in using our Careers website, please call 202-828-0850 or send an email to applyassistance@danaher.com. A representative will contact you regarding your accommodation request.

Candidates with less education/experience may be considered for other opportunities.