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Sr. Application Engineer

Date: Mar 25, 2021

Location: San Jose, California, United States

Company: Super Micro Computer

Job Req ID: 12538

About Supermicro:

Supermicro® is a Top Tier provider of advanced server, storage, and networking solutions for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/ Big Data, Hyperscale, HPC and IoT/Embedded customers worldwide. We are the #5 fastest growing company among the Silicon Valley Top 50 technology firms. Our unprecedented global expansion has provided us with the opportunity to offer a large number of new positions to the technology community. We seek talented, passionate, and committed engineers, technologists, and business leaders to join us.

Job Summary:

Supermicro is looking for experienced Senior Application Engineer who has in-depth knowledge in computer/server architecture. You will be responsible in providing technical supports to our enterprise customers, promote internal networking products to provide optimize customer's networking solution. The ideal candidate must have strong technical background in networking server product as well as exceptional communication skill -- ability to interface with all level of management staffs in professional manner.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Includes the following essential duties and responsibilities (other duties may also be assigned):


• Work directly with customers to resolve technical issues including motherboard, server systems, PC systems and computer peripherals on the phone, by E-mails, or go on-site

• Identify technical issues and resolve computer hardware and software problems

• Establish and maintain lines of communication with sales team to discuss services and technical issues

• Provide service to effectively resolve customer concerns and issues

• Travel with sales to customer sites to provide product presentation and support

• Continually develop knowledge base of current and new products


• Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering with 8+ years of experience in computer systems and/or servers preferred

• Strong organizational and well-developed social skills

• Excellent telephone etiquette skills and onsite support skills

• Strong communication skill in both verbal and written

• Excellent knowledge of Server/Workstation products and services

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:

  • Able to sit for long periods of time.
  • Able to input data into a computer and work with a computer screen for long periods of time.
  • Occasional bending and standing.
  • Standing, walking, sitting, talking/listening, crouching or crawling, reaching with hands and arms.
  • Lift, carry, push and pull up to 15 pounds.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job:

  • Primarily works indoors in an office setting with controlled climate conditions
  • May be susceptible to outdoor weather conditions (i.e., cold, heat, rain, and/or wind)

EEO Statement

Supermicro is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Supermicro to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or special disabled veteran, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.

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