About the Voith Group

The Voith Group is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has around 21,000 employees, sales of € 4.9 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

For the Voith US, Inc. Engineering department, we are looking for:

Senior Application Engineer 
Appleton, WI


Senior Application Engineer (Appleton, WI)

Voith U.S. Inc. is seeking a Senior Application Engineer (Appleton, WI) to analyze customers’ technical specification for paper industry. Define integration and implementation of products into customers’ systems and equipment. Provide input in design and development of equipment and systems specially to push regional needs in a global scenario. Develop technical sales proposals of company’s product. Combine existing solutions to fulfill customers’ needs. Conduct dimensioning calculation and simulations using proprietary software. Report on investigating warranty cases. Engage in direct customer contact and serve as link to Voith centers of competence for each product. Prepare detailed internal success studies and/or lessons learned. Maintain customer, job and drawing files per Engineering Department Standards. Participate in engineering and general design review as required. Interact with customers on engineering design and answer any questions/problems they may have. Lead internal and external trainings, involving customers, sub suppliers, different department and board of management. Keep supervisor advised of work status, workload, problems and progress as related to work assignments. Local telecommuting permitted up to 3 days per week. 20% domestic travel and 5% international travel required.


Job Requirements:

Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Paper Engineering or related field and 7 years of experience in applying technical capabilities of paper making machines to customer needs. Must have experience with: Fabric cleaning systems to analyze its application, benefits, risks and return on investment; Integrated lubrication device installed at press felts, to study installation position recommendation, prepare budget and firm proposals, including warranties related to water consumption; Vacuum pump components to calculate design operating parameters, such as vacuum level and consumption; Coating and Sizing equipment to prepare budget and firm quotes; Analyzing the suitable equipment for different application, solids content and final product; Drying calculation; Project screening tool and process to support bid no-bid decisions; Estimating (cost and labor); CAMOS O4P to prepare configuration, insert costs (local and Intragroup), factors, define assignments and export final prices; Working knowledge in SAP platform; Sales Force to visualize, analyze and create Dashboards; Management figures, such as calc. OP, EBIT, OR, Sales, MS and WR; Heavy machinery design such as paper machinery; Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint and Preparing presentations & sales pitches for paper making machines. 20% domestic travel and 5% international travel required.




Apply at https://jobs.voith.com; reference Req. Code: 73856.

Nearest Major Market: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh