Application Engineer (Industrial Marketing – Automotive)

Job Title: Application Engineer (Industrial Marketing – Automotive)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stuttgart, Düsseldorf
Reference: DE_REC_000132[271]
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Published: about 1 month ago


One of the world's leading companies in the production of raw materials, coatings, cutting tools for various industrial sectors and the metal working industry is looking for an "Application Engineer" (m/f/d) for the global sales and marketing team of its European Head Office as soon as possible.


  • Sales budget plan analysis
  • Follow up of target achievement in cooperation with sales department
  • Action plan development in consultation with sales department & implementation support 
  • Data preparation and processing for reporting on a regular basis
  • Market observation, analysis
  • European-wide technical support in advisory capacity
  • Serve customers’ requirements and meet customers’ needs by solution-oriented collaboration regarding technical requests
  • Strengthen customer loyalty by constant customer visits in cooperation with sales department
  • Representation of our service-oriented company principles
  • Constant information sharing, communication to European entities and reporting to persons in charge at Japanese parent company (mainly research and development department and marketing department) as well as information sharing within the internal team


  • A degree in Engineering (e.g. application engineering, machine engineering, product engineering, Industrial Engineering or similar) 
  • Proper working experience in application engineering (Automotive Industry is preferred) 
  • Experience in Sales, Marketing, Customer Care and Distribution
  • An interested person from one of our competitors would be optimal Alternative
  • Excellent English skills, both written and spoken
  • All other language skills are welcome but not obligatory
  • Outstanding communicational and presentational skills
  • Analytical thinking
  • Willingness to travel frequently (also overseas)
  • Excellent command of MS-Office
  • Ability to function both independently as well as a part of a team