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Sales and Support Group Engineer 8/16/2016

Coherent Inc Santa Clara, CA

Company
Coherent Inc
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5947
AJE Ref #
575890929
Location
Santa Clara, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Doctoral Degree

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Job Description and Responsibilities

Advanced Technical Sales/Sales Representative

Be a part of the world s largest and most innovative laser company by serving as the first point of contact for customers requiring new lasers for their cutting-edge applications. You ll be working with our sales, marketing and R&D groups to qualify potential customers and to determine which of our lasers Solid-state, ultrafast, pulsed, diode, CO2, Excimer, or Ion is the best solution. You will represent Coherent at tradeshows around the country and - when customers visit us you will coordinate and host visits as required by sales. You will also provide technical product training to newly hired national and international sales engineers and serve as the regional sales training expert. This position will enable you to develop an in-depth knowledge of Coherent products and ready you for a move into a field sales or product management position. This position requires a technical degree and is based in Santa Clara, California. A competitive relocation package is available.

Minimum requirements:

Technical degree - BS or PhD in science preferred
Good understanding of laser and laser parameters
Good communication skills
Independent and motivated
Work from corporate office in Santa Clara, California
Basic computer skills
Enjoy working with people in a dynamic environment and helping find solutions

Education and Work Experience

Technical degree required - BS or PhD
Experience of 1 year or less ok with graduate degree

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.