Division: Process Industries and Drives
Business Unit: Process Automation
Requisition Number: 232610
Primary Location: United States-Texas-Houston
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: 10%
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in eight Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services.
Siemens Process Industries & Drives helps customers increase productivity, safety, reliability, efficiency and time-to-market for plants and processes with innovative, integrated technology across the entire lifecycle. With a deep understanding of individual market segments, Siemens helps customers respond quickly and confidently to new market requirements and challenges, strengthening their competitiveness.
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GC SI Test Specialist
The Test Specialist role is responsible for performing factory testing and setup of Siemens process analyzers and equipment. This role is the final step in our manufacturing process and includes activities such as setting up chromatography applications, performing final testing, and preparing the analyzer for customer acceptance. The Runout/Test group is part of the Customer Service department within the Analytical Products business unit of Siemens Industry, Inc. The AP business unit manufactures the Siemens Maxum Gas Chromatograph, Continuous Gas analyzers, System Integration projects, and provides support for Siemens analytical products.
Testing, troubleshooting, and setup of Siemens Maxum process gas chromatographs and System Integration components.
Gathering parts, drawings, and additional information needed to perform the job to the highest level of ability.
Ensuring readiness for customer acceptance by completing all of the safety testing, analytical application setup, and quality checks.
Answering technical customer questions, offering solutions, and supporting the customer as needed during factory acceptance test.
Work as a team to provide the highest level of support and ensure skill sharing with other technicians.
Continuous skill growth and improvement to stay current with products.
Working with Research and Development to ensure the factory is aware of issues/successes.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
High School Diploma / GED
Minimum of 3 years of experience with gas chromatograph analyzers
Minimum of 3 years of experience with analytical systems integration construction and testing
Excellent communication skills required phone, email, and face to face
Experience developing and maintaining good customer relationships
Microsoft Office proficiency and general computer skills - paperwork requirements are part of job responsibility
Ability to read and understand technical drawings and specifications
Must be self-motivated, able to work independently, and willing to take ownership with minimal direct supervision
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
Technical AAS/Bachelor Degree from accredited school
7+ years Industry / Analytical Experience
Extensive technical knowledge in Process Gas Chromatographs and Sample Systems
Extensive System Integration knowledge including alarm systems, electrical wiring, troubleshooting experience.
Bi-lingual (English, Spanish, German)