Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Applications Engineer - Protection in Boston, Massachusetts

Applications Engineer - Protection

Job Title:

Applications Engineer - Protection

Job Type:



Boston, MA

Job Description:

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

The Opportunity

Provide technical support to the Northeast region of the United States as an Application Engineer (Protection) with Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories! If you are looking for an opportunity to travel and solve real world technical problems, train customers on SEL products and become recognized as an industry expert in a fast growing global company, then this position is for you!

Can be Located in Boston, MA.

Application Engineer- Protection


Maintain and improve knowledge of power systems protection and all related SEL products.

Help customers apply SEL products through visits, demonstrations, training courses and telephone contact.

Contribute to product specifications, application and testing software, and literature.

Participate in SEL marketing and sales activities and industry technical meetings and conferences.

Teach in training schools for customers and SEL personnel.

Maintain customer database for customer application and quality information.

Continuously identify, measure, follow, and improve marketing, sales, and engineering quality procedures.

Other duties as assigned.


B.S. in Electrical Engineering, equivalent degree, or equivalent work experience

3 years experience in power systems, industry practices, and protection

Completion of SEL Engineering Development Program or equivalent work experience

Proven technical training, speaking, writing, and customer service skills

Ability to direct daily work activities with general supervision

Ability to travel

Strong writing, documentation, and speaking skills

Ability to learn new skills and assume new responsibilities

Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment

Background check results satisfactory to SEL

Negative drug test result(s)

Preferred Qualifications:

M.S. in Electrical Engineering, with emphasis in protection

Published application guides

Experience using SEL products

To Apply for This Position:

We ask all candidates to apply through our website at If your qualifications and experience match any of our current openings, please submit your resume for that position so that you may be considered immediately.

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SEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants considered regardless of ethnicity, nationality, gender, veteran or disability status, religion, age, sexual orientation or gender identity, or other protected status.

An Award Winning Company

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) has earned a reputation for quality, reliability, integrity, and service. This has enabled us to expand within both the electric utility and industrial markets in many different industries, markets, and geographies around the world.