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Our people are the core of our business. We’ve built our company to bring the best out of each team member, and the culture we’ve created benefits the employee first and foremost. Why join us?

Current job openings

Do you have a passion to make a hands-on impact while working with precision machinery? Do you love a challenge and strive to help customers solve their toughest problems? If so, we solve these types of challenges for our customers, and we are looking for people who share the same passion that we do. 

You will have an opportunity to make a difference everyday at Peak Metrology. Located within our parent company, Aerotech, we have a focus on building metrology equipment for high-tech customers and specialize in surface metrology and inspection machinery. We have a world wide customer base and support many different markets, most of which are in high tech.

Position Summary

We are currently hiring an Applications Support Engineer to work out of our headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA.

The Application Support Engineer will manage the application development of surface metrology processes on automated machines. This position works closely with customers and internal engineering resources to solve application-specific metrology challenges. Once the application is solved and the machines are built, this position will help the customer install the equipment at their facility while also supporting ongoing application use over the life of the machinery.

Essential Functions
  • Be the expert in using and applying automated metrology tools and software to solve customer-specific applications 
  • Review customer documentation and analyze customer applications
  • Interact with customers to define application requirements
  • Assist in testing and qualifying customer parts by measuring them on in-house lab metrology systems
  • Work with sales and systems engineering groups to quote customer machinery
  • Front and back-end customer support regarding machine hardware, software, and measurement processes
  • Install and support equipment onsite at customer facilities in North America and Europe (travel up to 40%), including refining application requirements, participating in machine installation and training, and/or supporting machines that are already in the field
  • Train customers on how to use the equipment
Additional Duties
  • As assigned
Minimum Qualifications
  • 3+ years of customer application and equipment support experience, preferably with metrology equipment and/or automation equipment
  • Bachelor of Science Degree (BS) in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from an accredited college or university is preferred 
  • Hands on electrical and mechanical experience in diagnosing and troubleshooting machinery
  • Understanding of geometric tolerances and the ability to read and interpret technical drawings
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to participate in a multi-functional team
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced and growing business 
What You’ll Love About Us

We are a growing organization in an expanding market for automated machinery. This growth also means that we will continue to invest in our products and people. This leads to many opportunities for you to make an impact and learn new skills. Furthermore, we provide a flexible work environment and excellent benefits. Finally, we have built our business around our employees and strive to create a culture of excitement and inclusion that builds the future of work for our people.

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Position Summary

Do you have a passion to make a hands-on impact while working with precision machinery? Do you love a challenge and strive to help customers solve their toughest problems? If so, we solve these types of challenges for our customers, and we are looking for people who share the same passion that we do.

You will have an opportunity to make a difference everyday at Peak Metrology. Located within our parent company, Aerotech, we have a focus on building metrology equipment for high-tech customers and specialize in surface metrology and inspection machinery. We have a world wide customer base and support many different markets, most of which are in high tech.

This position will manage the development of semi-custom, Windows-based applications for metrology machine automation. Working closely with the product team, this position will be responsible for creating and expanding applications for use by end-users of high-end, automated inspection systems.
Essential Functions

  • Architect, develop, and maintain a scalable framework (library and graphical level) for factory automation applications
  • Work with APIs and SDKs from various metrology software and hardware manufacturers to create seamless and coordinated functionality of multiple types of hardware
  • Deploy code via install wizard to allow end-users to upgrade for new features
  • Review help file documentation for accuracy and clarity
  • Interact with customers to define application requirements
  • Stay up to date with latest applicable technologies
  • Estimate development effort for new features and functionality
  • Develop and direct software system testing procedures
  • Collaborate with product team and department manager to create/maintain a development schedule

Additional Duties

  • Occasional travel (international and domestic) to refine custom application requirements
  • As assigned

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to keep code clean, organized, and well-commented
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to solve problems independently
  • Ability to work with 3D graphics (OpenGL, etc…)
  • Multithreaded programming; either professional or conceptual knowledge
  • Demonstrate understanding and use of software engineering concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Ability to participate in a multi-functional team
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced and independent business arm

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5+ years software industry experience, 2+ years working with .NET technologies
  • Thorough knowledge of an object-oriented (e.g., C#, Java) programming language
  • Experience with UI design or web development (e.g., WPF Framework)
  • Experience with the following design patterns is a plus: MVVM, IOC and DI
  • Experience using Git for version control
  • Bachelor of Science (BS) or Master of Science (MS) degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Science, Software Engineering, or similar major from an accredited college or university

What You’ll Love About Us
We are a growing organization in an expanding market for automated machinery. This growth also means that we will continue to invest in our products and people. This leads to many opportunities for you to make an impact and learn new skills. Furthermore, we provide a flexible work environment and excellent benefits. Finally, we have built our business around our employees and strive to create a culture of excitement and inclusion that builds the future of work for our people.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $90,000.00 – $115,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Benefits

Health benefits

Your wellness is important, which is why we offer excellent medical, dental and vision insurance with low deductibles and copays.

Paid time off

Your work/life balance is important. You will receive enough time off to enjoy life outside of work.

Competitive salary

We value what you bring to the table, and that's reflected in your compensation.

Disability and life insurance

Life can be uncertain. That's why we help protect you and your family financially with company-paid disability and life insurance.

401(k) plan

We help you prepare for a financially secure retirement.

Tuition reimbursement

We encourage and support your desire to continue a formal education outside of work.

Join our team and make an impact.