Skip to main content

Job Listings

Sumitomo Mach. Corp. of America

11th February 2019

Regional Applications Engineer

Sumitomo Mach. Corp. of America, a rapidly growing, international company in the manufacture of industrial power transmission equipment is seeking a candidate for the position of Regional Applications Engineer - Corona, CA


Purpose and Scope of Job:

The primary areas of responsibility are Project Input and Specifications Management, technical, commercial, and price control and sales / business support, with ultimate goal of providing professional-quality proposals.


Essential Functions (other duties may be assigned):

  • Create professional-quality proposals for requested customers project orders / applications.
  • Support SMA external and internal customers requiring application assistance relating to SMA products / services.
  • Evaluate, identify and resolve technical challenges related to non-recurring Project Orders prior to order entry.
  • Author technical papers relating to application expertise; Present the information internally in SMA and externally.
  • Maximize SMA revenue & profitability while controlling commercial and technical risk exposure on Project Orders.
  • Control, manage and develop all application standards, resources, and information.
  • Support PM efforts to help resolve order fulfillment problems and issues relating to technical matters.
  • Support Marketing and R&D with technical expertise and verification of technical information.
  • Champion assigned application training for internal and external customers.
  • Participate in process improvement efforts as necessary.
  • Participate in industry and association meetings and represent SMA as an applications expert

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering (Mechanical or Electrical) equivalent experience with at least five (5) years experience in the rotating equipment industry.
  • Strong knowledge of Project and Specifications Management, internal gearing product application, and related commercial issues.
  • Experience in formal business communication techniques.
  • Strong communications skills; both verbal and written.
  • Good decision-making and problem-solving abilities based on analytical / statistical approach.
  • Creation, organization and maintenance of Project Order documentation and communications on the front-end of major Project Orders.
  • Summarizing Project and Applications through reports and presentations.


Accepting applications until position is filled. To apply, please visit the Sumitomo Machinery Corp. of America Contact Us- Careers page at or send your resume to

Your News, Delivered.

Sign up for our eNewsletters.

Get the latest news from AGMA. Every Tuesday receive the latest Industry News from around the globe. On alternating Thursdays receive information on upcoming AGMA events, training, and networking opportunities in the AGMA Member eNewsletter.

AGMA Marketplace

A gear product and services directory

The AGMA Marketplace proivdes a great resource for those looking for products and services in the gear industry. Find gear manufacturers that can produce products you need for your current project, or find services to assist with your gear manufacturing plant.


Access Marketplace


Join us on Twitter