Field Applications Engineer

San Jose, California
Southern CA Or San Jose CA
Depends on Experience 

Position Summary: Field Applications Engineer

Location: San Jose, CA

AICC, a group within Amphenol, is the market leader for high speed, high bandwidth electrical connectors for the Telecom/Datacom market (Mobil 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 OEM’s globally.  Our headquarters are located in Nashua, NH and we have design, sales and manufacturing locations globally.

We are currently seeking a Field Applications Engineer to join our Diverse Markets Team (Industrial, Automotive, Consumer, Medical, IoT, and Energy Storage). The position can be located in the Southern California area or based out of our sales office in San Jose, CA


Our customer’s ultimate success depends on our ability to solve cutting edge problems in relation to Backplane, Mezzanine, High Speed Cables, Commercial/Industrial Products and Power. 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 Field Applications Engineer you will interface with our customers, and internal product development, product marketing, and sales teams.

  • Engineering resource on the sales team to lead technical aspects of the sales cycle

  • Provide technical marketing support for the development and implementation of AICC products

  • Prepare materials and participate in product presentations

  • Provide customer service to solve complex interconnect problems and technical inquiries

  • Help devise strategies to differentiate our products and solutions from our competitors

  • Meet and exceed strategic objectives

  • Some travel will be required.

    AICC is a results driven company that allows its employees a large degree of freedom to achieve pre-defined goals.  It is a flexible working environment yet we expect hard work, commitment and results in return.  The role of FAE gives an excellent insight into the Sales, Marketing and Product Development functions of the organization.


  • Bachelors in Engineering field or equivalent

    • Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Computer Science preferred

    • The role will draw on either your electronic engineering background (signal transmission, EMI/EMC, signal integrity) and / or your mechanical engineering background (materials, tolerance analysis, CAD tools).

  • 3-5 year’s experience in design or applications engineering of electrical hardware components/ interconnect solutions industry

  • Displayed experience providing product marketing and sales technical support to produce design wins


  • Ability to effectively communicate across the engineering and managerial functions of a business

  • Strong organization and presentation skills

  • High level customer service and ability to build relationships with customers

  • Modeling tools Pro E or Solidworks

  • Microsoft Office Products 

Amphenol Corporation is proud of our reputation as an excellent employer.  Our main focus is to provide the highest level of support and responsiveness to both our employees and our customers, the world's largest technology companies.  Amphenol Corporation offers the opportunity for career growth within a global organization.  We believe that Amphenol Corporation is unique in that every employee, regardless of his or her position, has the ability to positively impact the business.

Amphenol is an “Equal Opportunity Employer” - Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity or National Origin

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