Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World
Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it's equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 96,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.
"A long-lasting career at 3M comes from having vision, imagination and the ability to see what doesn't exist. 3Mers are groundbreaking innovators and it's important that we give every person the space for disruptive and creative thinking." - John Banovetz, senior vice president and chief technology officer at 3M
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
The Impact You'll Make in this Role
This position will be located within 3M's Construction and Home Improvement Markets (CHIM) Division Lab. The CHIM Lab has ownership of marquee brands such as ScotchBlue(tm) Painter's Tape, Scotch(tm) Mounting products, Filtrete(tm) Air Filters and Room Air Purifiers, and Command(tm) Damage Free Hanging Solutions. This position is an integral member of the dynamic CHIMD Application Engineering Team and will focus on Home Environment Business.
This team is customer facing and is tasked with global training, product demonstration, NPI participation, competitive testing, field evaluation and complaint resolution. This position requires an independent, creative individual who can operate in a changing environment.
As an Advanced Application Engineer, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:
Managing Application Engineering activities. Works on mapping key processes, identifying gaps and solutions using 3M technologies. Conducting competitive analysis.
Contributing with insights, leading product field evaluations, developing and delivering customer training, as a team member in New Product Introduction (NPI) projects.
Supporting sales and marketing organizations with internal/external training, on-going technical coaching and with proactive sharing of product and application processes know-how.
Creating easy to understand demo tools for sales reps and customers to show 3M product benefits and differentiation. This position will require working with customers in various settings, including domestically and internationally, including customer training and trade shows.
Authoring Digital and other training materials. Leading and influencing the industry by involvement and leadership in industry associations.
Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Two (2) years combined laboratory and/or technical service/application engineering experience within a private, public, government or military environment
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Bachelor's degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, Chemistry, or related discipline from an accredited institution
IoT, Connected Solutions and Products, SQL experience
Experience in filtration and nonwoven technologies
Experience with New Product Development (NPI) and/or Engineering working in conjunction with customers and other internal partners (cross-functional teams)
Microsoft Office and Minitab or Statistical Analysis tool proficient
Successful track record with working with all levels within the organization, as well as external customer and supplier organizations
Successful record of global interaction, excellent technical presentation skills, interpersonal abilities
Strong skills in oral and written communications, complex problem identification and solution development
Work well in a team environment and able to handle changing project priorities
Travel: May include up to 25% domestic/international
Relocation Assistance: Is authorized
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Supporting Your Well-being
3M offers many programs to help you live your best life - both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.
Resources for You
For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.
Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M. Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties. 3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.
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