Applications engineers design, develop and test software applications. They coordinate with many departments such as the engineering team, sales team, customer service team and manufacturing.
They are present throughout the entire development process of an application including providing technical support and expertise to customers and responding to customer feedback. Applications engineers utilize information from customers and sales to perform maintenance on or potentially redesign applications.
They may also be responsible for doing demonstrations or supervising programmers. Applications engineers typically work in an office environment but some telecommute and work from home.
Top Industries Hiring Applications Engineers:
- Fortune 500