Agilent Technologies, Inc. Field Service Engineer - LC/LCMS - N. San Diego in San Diego, California


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Responsible for on-site installation, implementation, maintenance and repair of company and multi-vendor systems solutions which may include hardware, software and networking products as well as operating systems. Installs and optimizes hardware/software/network products and configurations at customer sites. Diagnoses and resolves product performance problems. Performs maintenance and repair services. Ensures customer satisfaction by advising customers on preventive maintenance and configurations, which may impact product performance. Proactively responds to potential equipment issues to prevent unplanned interruption of customers' business. Delivers (does not design) fully integrated solutions, which may include peripherals, communications, operating systems and applications software. Serves as an internal resource on technical issues. May train other field engineers or customers. May calibrate equipment on-site for large volume customers.

  • This position would be primarily dedicated to a single customer site in northern San Diego county with about 25% of time spent serving the San Diego and Los Angeles districts

  • Works on on-site customer service and support assignments with broadly defined objectives

  • Solves non-routine issues, challenges and problems within field of specialization

  • BS Degree in Sciences (Chemistry, Biology, etc.) preferred; may consider candidates with an equivalent combination of education, training and hands on work experience.

  • 2+ years related hands-on experience with analytical instrumentation.

  • Specific experience with LC/ LCMS instrumentation required.

  • GC/GCMS experience a plus but not required.

  • Ability to work successful with customers.

  • Strong organizational and leadership capabilities.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must.

  • Demonstrated ability to perform hands on maintenance, installations and selected repairs on analytical instruments.

  • Ability to solve, high impact problems related to product availability; typically system/solution focused.

  • Must be available for up to 25% travel that may include over-night stays.

  • A valid driver's license is required for this position.

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Date Posted: 13/Mar/18

Requisition: 2075806

Job Title: Field Service Engineer - LC/LCMS - N. San Diego

Business: Agilent CrossLab Group

Job Category: Support / Service

Job Sub-Category: Field Service Engineer

Region: Americas

Country or Area: United States

State/Province: California

Town/City: San Diego

Shift: Day Job

Job Type: Experienced

Schedule: Full-time

Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the Time

Duration (Temp Positions Only): Not applicable

HR Country Location: United States

HR Town/City Location: San Diego