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BAE Systems

Senior Application Engineer (Onsite)



Full Time


San Jose, California, United States

Job Description In this role you will become an expert in our latest sensors in order to support our customers’ questions and product development. This involves not only understanding our sensors but our customers' applications and issues as well. You will work closely with our engineering team to understand and resolve more complex customer issues.
You will work with our sales and marketing teams to demonstrate our capabilities and explain technical subtleties of our sensors. Your feedback to marketing will help us define our future sensors to address emerging customer needs and requirements.

Because of the need for consistent, in-person collaboration and/or the requirement to perform all work onsite due to the nature of this particular role, it will be performed full-time on site.

This means work will be conducted on location at a BAE Systems facility 100% of the time.

  • Demonstrate our superior imaging sensor capabilities.
  • Work with customers to understand their issues and resolve them with engineering support when needed.
  • Facilitate customers' product development and launch with our sensors.
  • Apply customer feedback to improve both our support and future products.

About Fairchild Imaging

The Fairchild Imaging division of BAE Systems has a strong history of driving innovation in imaging. Innovation range from the first commercial CCD imager in 1970 to applications including the Hubble Telescope, cinematic cameras and state of the art scientific imaging.
As a small organization within a large corporation we enjoy the diversity and comradery of a start up with the stability of a large company. Fairchild offers numerous benefits including a 9/80 compressed workweek (every other Friday off!) and matching 401K.Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience
  • Experience with imaging sensors, image processing or video.
  • Excellent communication skills; listening, writing and presentations.
  • Strong customer support experience.
  • Multi-disciplinary skills and experience.
  • Ability to travel to international customer sites - 25% travel
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills Image processing
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve.