Applications Engineer in Cincinnati at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/7/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Combine your technical expertise with our industry connections and you will have an advantage over your competition! Our client has an immediate opportunity for a skilled System Engineer. At Vaco, we advocate for you by connecting your work experience to the open job. We will promote your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If you're an experienced System Engineer, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As an Application Engineer, you will design, execute, assess, and troubleshoot software programs and applications. This includes detailed application architecture, configuration, operations, and documenting software specifications throughout the project life cycle. The Applications Engineer will also oversee system startups in a timely and accurate fashion and provide support to other departments where required.

Required Skills:
PowerShell Scripting
Windows Administration
Installing Applications
Supporting applications (testing, server patches)

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Direct research on emerging application software products, technologies and standards in support of procurement and implementation efforts.
  • Interact regularly with managers, clients, vendors, and agencies to field queries and questions.
  • Research, document, and implement project/program requirements and specifications.
  • Primarily responsible for leading Application Solution Design processes that will shape project deliverables.
  • Run and monitor performance tests on new and existing software for the purposes of correcting mistakes, isolating areas for improvement, and general debugging.
  • Administer diagnostic analysis of test results and deliver solutions to critical areas.
  • Cultivate and disseminate knowledge of application and technology best practices.
  • Gather statistics, prepare, and write reports on the status of the projects for discussion with management and/or team members.
  • Determine, develop, and maintain user manuals and guidelines.
  • Install software products for end users as required.
  • Coordinate with company's software and hardware suppliers for prompt rectification of any problems or emergencies.
  • Coordinate with network administrators, systems analysts, programmers, and other software engineers to resolve any defects in products or company systems.
  • Write and/or maintain programming script to enhance functionality as necessary.
  • Recommend, schedule, and perform software improvements and upgrades for optimal performance of company systems.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Required Skills: PowerShell Scripting Windows Administration Installing Applications Supporting applications (testing, server patches)