In determining rate of pay, Amphenol considers a variety of nondiscriminatory factors, including but not limited to geographic location, relevant industry experience, qualifications, skills, and education. It would be rare for an individual to be hired at or near the top of the range for a given role. Base salary is one facet of Amphenol’s total rewards package which includes participation in our comprehensive benefits program with medical, dental, and vision benefits effective day 1, vacation, sick leave, personal days, paid holidays, life insurance, short/long term disability, and matching 401K. Our Jr. Field Sales Engineers are also eligible to participate in an annual incentive bonus program and provided with a company vehicle.
4 Year Degree
Amphenol Communications Solutions (ACS), a division of Amphenol Corporation, is a world leader in interconnect solutions for Communications, Mobile, RF, Optics, and Commercial electronics markets. Amphenol Corporation is one of the world’s largest designers and manufacturers of electrical, electronic and fiber optic connectors and interconnect systems, antennas, sensors and sensor-based products and coaxial and high-speed specialty cable. ACS has an expansive global presence in research and development, manufacturing, and sales. We design and manufacture a wide range of innovative connectors as well as cable assemblies for diverse applications including server, storage, data center, mobile, RF, networking, industrial, business equipment, and automotive.
Position: Junior Field Sales Engineer
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Amphenol High Speed and Commercial Products Groups are the market leaders for high speed, high bandwidth electrical connectors for the Telecom/Datacom and Diverse market (Mobile Networks, Storage, Servers, Routers, Switches, etc.). Our products help to enable the electronics revolution and remain a key enabler for all the major Tier 1 OEMs globally. Our global headquarters are located in Nashua, NH and we have design, sales, and manufacturing locations globally. We are currently seeking a Junior Field Sales Engineer to join our West Coast Sales team in Santa Clara, CA.
Our customer's ultimate success depends on our ability to solve cutting edge problems in relation to high bandwidth signal transmission. We value our relationships with these companies, and we depend on our Sales and Field Applications Engineering Teams to foster this ongoing partnership.
As a Junior Sales Engineer you will interface with our external customers and internal product development, product marketing, and application teams. Sell and promote all Amphenol products within an assigned territory and defined accounts, either through original equipment manufacturers (OEM customers) and/or distributors, via successful design win (AVL) activities and total channel management. Help devise strategies to differentiate our products and solutions from our competitors. Broaden customer base and increase penetration at existing accounts, including key global accounts. The role of Junior Sales Engineer gives excellent insight and training in the Sales, Marketing, Technical, and Product Development functions of the organization.
Help FSE provide sales leadership, and work closely with Field Applications Engineer and Business Units
Promote and sell Amphenol products with established customers and developing new prospects.
Identify all interconnect opportunities/applications of Amphenol products for clients and work with the customers engineering team to design in new products
Develop and implement sales plan and growth strategy for territory and customers
Meet and exceed strategic objectives and established sales quota via new design wins and management of the entire sales channel
Motivate existing and potential customers to increase product content on the design
Support technical aspects of the sales cycle including marketing support for the development and implementation of Amphenol products
Provide customer service to solve complex interconnect problems and technical inquiries
Track orders and revenue by customer
Build rapport and provide customer support by supplying information related to samples, delivery dates, part drawings and specifications, quality issues, credit issues, etc.
Develop a thorough understanding of the market and competition in your territory.
Keep informed of new products and other general information of interest to customers.
Bachelor’s in Business/Marketing with a technical background or Engineering with Business/Marketing aptitude
Knowledge and understanding of interconnect solutions industry
1+ years of experience in field sales and applications experience, or related experience (inside sales or customer service with interconnect, passive, electromechanical components desired)
Knowledge of international business practices a plus
Sales skills to successfully negotiate a technical design win, approved vendor status, contracts, and customer partnership.
Technically astute with an ability to acquire extensive product and application knowledge, with an ability to assess, and provide solutions for, customer design challenges/needs
Self-motivated and driven to identify, qualify and pursue new customers and new markets
Ability to effectively communicate across the engineering and managerial functions of a business
Strong oral and written communications to provide high level customer service and build relationships
Organizational skills to anticipate, prioritize, plan, organize to meet and exceed strategic objectives
Leadership skills to assess and drive new opportunities in a global account environment
Amphenol is a world leader providing interconnect solutions for the Information, Communications and Commercial electronics markets.
We design and manufacture a wide range of innovative connectors as well as cable assemblies for diverse applications including server, storage, data center, networking, industrial, business equipment and automotive.
With our global presence in R&D, manufacturing and sales, we are well positioned to support our customers wherever they operate.