Display computers, controllers, communication devices


Field Application Engineer in US

Do you want to work in the forefront of vehicle control and automation? As Field Application Engineer at CrossControl you get the chance to work with a variety of customer applications in agriculture, construction, mining and material handling. You work closely together with the customer engineering team to realize advanced control and automation solutions based on the CrossControl product portfolio.

CrossControl is growing in the US and we need to add new talent to the team.

As Field Application Engineer you promote the product by demonstrating its capabilities and the benefits it can offer the customer in his application. Through close interaction with the customer engineering organization, you follow and support the customer integration project on a technical level, becoming a trusted advisor for the customer.

Field Application Engineer

Responsibilities as Field Application Engineer

  • Work in team with a commercially focused Key Account Manager to develop new business opportunities and support existing business
  • Interact directly with engineering counterparts in the customer’s organization, understanding technical needs and finding solutions based on CrossControl products.
  • Provide advice and trainings in how to apply our products and how to use our software application platform
  • Be the first point of contact for technical support requests
  • Build strong relationships with customer contacts.
  • Build knowledge concerning market needs and competing solutions in the market and share that knowledge with colleagues within Sales and Product Management.
  • Continuously improve and deepen your knowledge about our products, through close collaboration with our product development team and experts within hardware and software design.

Requirements – Must have

  • Academic degree in software engineering or mechatronics, automation or work experience in similar fields
  • Good experience in C/C++
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with aptitude in building relationships with customers
  • Strong analytical skills and ability in problem-solving

Requirements – Could have (meriting)

  • Experience and knowledge about industrial electronics.
  • Good understanding of real-time control systems
  • Technical (Qt/Linux, Fieldbuses like CAN/J1939/CANopen, PLC-programming (IEC 61131-3))
  • Experience in Motion/Actuation/Control products and systems to the Automotive or Mobile Vehicle Industry
  • Interest and technical understanding of industrial vehicles and machinery


We prefer a location in East North Central/ West North Central US, operating out of a home office. Our corporate HQ is based in Milwaukee and will typically be used for internal meetings.


For more detailed information about the position, please contact:
Ken Lindfors, Software Platform Manager, +46 18-65 72 18, ken.lindfors@crosscontrol.com 

Applications will be channeled to an external agency in US supporting us with this recruitment.