Applications Engineer

Applications Engineer

A major American steel manufacturer is looking for an Applications Engineer responsible for performing engineering activities supporting product and application development

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Performs engineering activities supporting product and application development.
  • Lead Early Vendor Involvement (EVI) activity, identify applications and product requirements, track material prototyping needs and assure production intent material availability for customer trials.
  • Track customer trials and confirmation of application feasibility with AK Steel products.
  • Follow new technologies, identifying opportunities for new application or new product development.
  • Participate with Research, Products & Marketing, Sales, Customer Service, Customer Technical Service and Quality in advanced product planning, pre-launch, and launch support to meet customer requirements.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Metallurgical, Materials, or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Experience and/or interest in steel applications engineering and steel product development is preferred.
  • Knowledge of project management fundamentals, formability, and steel products are an asset.
  • Familiarity with automotive, appliance, and other manufacturing processes and development protocols are also an advantage.
  • This position will require approximately 10% travel.
Date Posted
Great Lakes
Job Id
Metal Mining & Processing
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