Entry Level Applications Engineer in Beaverton, OR

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Fortive   •  

Beaverton, OR 97005

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


Not Specified years

Posted 33 days ago

About Us:

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.


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.



- 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


- 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.

Valid Through: 2019-11-6