Application Engineer

  • Emerson
  • Houston, TX


Full Time


    Application Engineer

    Job Description

    At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational valuesintegrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovationinform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher. As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure. Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.
    Whether youre an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, youll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.

    If you are an ApplicationEngineer looking to grow, Emerson has an exciting new opportunity located in Houston, TX! In this role, you will implement our software products and interface directly with our clientsin the Oil & Gas industry, to act as the primary medium between clients and our internal product development teams to identify issues, defects and improvements.

    You will be working for a company that believes a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas that inspires innovation and have the opportunity to participate in a variety of employee resource groups.

    You will have the flexibility to work away from the office at times, and when you come to the office you will work side by side with highly motivated people dedicated to developing award-winning products that improve the lives our customers.

    Come join us!

    As an ApplicationEngineer you will:

    • Act as a consultant, to collect, document and understand client business processes and requirements

    • Configure and implement our proprietary software products

    • Coordinate between teams of technical resources and business partners and maintain a detailed understanding of the technologies, systems, and processes that will be used to achieve project objectives

    • Collaborate with development team to troubleshoot, and problem solve any software gaps

    • Prepare UAT documents and lead the UAT with the client

    • Assist the QA team with test plans to implement and deliver to clients needs.

    Who you are:

    You understand the importance and interdependence of internal customer relationships. You quickly and decisively take actions in constantly evolving, unpredictable situations. You manage uncertainty with confidence.

    Required education, experience & skills:

    • BA/BS in Engineering, Computer Science or technical equivalent, plus 5 years of working experience

    • Experience in software implementation

    • Legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship now or in the future

    • Willing and able to travel up to 25%, as needed

    Preferred education, experience & skills:

    • Previous Oil & Gas industry experience

    • Previous application engineering or business analysis experience, including interaction with external clients

    • Understands pipeline schematics and can translate them into pipeline models

    • Data analysis experience with an emphasis on graphic based analytics

    • Experience with project lifecycles

    • Basic understanding or working knowledge of C#, WPF, SQL, XML

    • Visio, Access, and AutoCAD experience, a plus

    • Experience with new product development and release cycles in a Professional Services/Technology Solutions environment a plus, as is experience with distributed and overseas teams

    Flexible Work Schedule Remote Work Option
    This role has the flexibility of a remote work option up to three days a week. Our teams work together to ensure our chosen work schedules enable our creativity and productivity as we serve the needs of our customers.