TEKTRONIX Job Opening - Atlanta Based Application Engineer - TEK001949

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Senior Application Engineer-TEK001949

OPCO Description
For more than sixty years, engineers have turned to Tektronix for Video test, measurement and monitoring solutions to solve design challenges, improve productivity and dramatically improve their video and audio quality. Tektronix is a leading supplier of Digital Video test and Video Network Monitoring equipment for Video Equipment Manufacturers as well as the Production, Post, Broadcast, and Cable industries. Headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon, Tektronix serves customers worldwide and offers award-winning service and support. Stay on the leading edge at www.tektronix.com/video.
Description
 
Bringing the Next Generation of Innovation closer. Whenever you view a web site, click a mouse, make a cell phone call, or turn on a TV you touch our work. As a world leader in test, measurement and monitoring technology, we enable our customers to do more than they ever have. Technical innovators of all kinds benefit from our products and expertise. Our customers work in communications, computer, semiconductor, military/aerospace, consumer electronics, education, broadcast and other fields all over the globe. Their reputations and success depend on our passion for solving their most complex measurement problems. We help them measure, analyze and test next generation devices to ensure accurate performance, reliability, and compatibility. It's amazing what the right group of people can accomplish. No matter their experience or background, our dedicated associates work in tandem to deliver test and measurement solutions; the very solutions that make innovations such as the explosive growth in global communication and Internet advanced technologies a reality. Welcome to Tektronix.
In this role, you will:
• Provide on-site technical support and pre-sales to our video customers in the SouthEast and MidWest.
• Work with Account Managers on win business at a variety of customers to include television broadcaster, CATV MSOs, video content creators and video equipment manufacturers.
• Be the product expert on video test and monitoring products including waveform monitors, video generators, MPEG monitors and analyzers, picture quality monitors, and file QC.
• Be the technical expert on baseband video and MPEG signals
• Be the main presenter at technical seminars and training classes on our products and technologies.
Qualifications
 
• Ability to travel domestically and overseas
• Ability to travel a minimum of 75% required
• 5 years experience in a technical role in the professional video industry
• Demonstrated and verifiable past performance includes:
o Creating and presenting technical presentations
o Strong communication and presentation skills.
o Excellent time and territory management habits.
o BSEE or equivalent experience required.
Benefits:
We offer an attractive compensation and benefits package including health, dental, vision, life, disability, and 401(k).
*We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V are strongly encouraged to apply.
All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of reference checks, pre-employment drug screen and a clean 7 year criminal background check. Some positions require verification of a clean driving record (no moving violations within the last 3 years) and a valid driver's license.
**No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract.
For those with a qualified disability: At any time during the application process, should you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position, please contact jobs@tektronix. com to request assistance. When submitting your request, please provide all relevant details in your message and the best way to contact you.
Danaher Overview
Danaher is a diversified technology leader that designs, manufactures, and markets innovative products and services to professional, medical, industrial, and commercial customers. Our portfolio of premier brands is among the most highly recognized in each of the markets we serve. Danaher's portfolio is comprised of five reporting segments: Test & Measurement; Environmental; Life Sciences & Diagnostics; Dental; and Industrial Technologies. Driven by a foundation provided by the Danaher Business System, Danaher's 48,000 associates serve customers in more than 125 countries and generated $13.2 billion of revenue in 2010.
Organization
:  Tektronix
 
Job Function
:  Sales
Primary Location
:  North America-United States-GA-Atlanta
Other Locations
:  North America-United States-TX-Dallas

Schedule
:  Full-time