Systems Engineer III

Date:  Jun 30, 2024

Virginia Beach, VA, US, 23452

Busch Vacuum Solutions is a leading manufacturer of vacuum pumps, compressors, and blowers for use in industries such as semiconductor manufacturing, food processing, metallurgy, biomedical, and material handling.


Busch Vacuum Solutions has an immediate direct hire opportunity open for an experienced Systems Engineer at our headquarters in Virginia Beach, Virginia! 


The Systems Engineer III position is responsible for developing technical solutions to clients' application requirements, and ensuring those solutions are materialized during project execution. The Systems Engineer III will apply good engineering practices in designing systems to solve complex vacuum and over-pressure inquiries.


If you are a highly motivated individual looking to join an amazing team, apply NOW for an opportunity to find out why Busch Vacuum Solutions is a great place to work!


Job Responsibilities

  • Evaluate requests for quotation, obtain all missing information or date and resolve contradictory information
  • Design proposed vacuum system to meet the customer's requirements, calculating gas flows, pressure drops and heat load requirements
  • Select and specify all components that need to be quoted
  • Prepare and keyboard technical equipment specifications of the proposed vacuum system solution as per standard business practices
  • Identify and take lead in specifying customized features and components that meet design scope and customer's requirements
  • Interface with customer and field personnel, on the phone and in person, providing information on equipment operation and troubleshooting
  • Check all pump and system orders for accuracy and agreement with the quotation
  • Assist the Service Department, as requested, in establishing safe operating procedures and in resolving field problems
  • Provide field sales and marketing with technical information, such as reports, charts, monograph, and calculations to aid in selling the Busch products
  • Take lead in managing the technical aspects of the system design process to meet customer expectations. This includes but is not limited to application knowledge, customer requirements, drawings and/or design compliance, system functionality and equipment testing
  • Give prepared technical presentations, in house and in the field, to assist in marketing and training programs
  • Assist Sales and Marketing, as requested, in the development of new markets and new market strategies
  • Provide statistical information to maintain a company history of quotations and installed equipment
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistics
  • Ability to write reports, and legal documents
  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret common scientific and technical, financial and legal documents
  • Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors to better understand the job objectives
  • Must posses excellent technical aptitude with sound design and application knowledge about industrial systems (preferably from the vacuum industry)
  • Ability to apply engineering concepts, calculate, design, quote and specify vacuum systems
  • All other duties as assigned



Required Experience

  • 5-7 years of experience in vacuum pump/systems or related experience: Preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree (four-year college or technical school): Required
    • Field of Study: Engineering, Drafting, or related field: Preferred
  • Computer Skills: Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite: Required
  • Software Experience: SolidWorks 2015 or comparable 3D software, AutoCAD, Draftsight or comparable 2D software, Adobe Products
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) or Systems Applications and Products and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems
  • Valid Drivers’ License (must be maintained throughout employment that meets Busch insurance standards): Required


Personal Qualifications

  • Work with a high level of initiative, be self-motivated, and possess professional maturity
  • Be detail, goal, and safety oriented
  • Must be organized and maintain a clean and orderly workspace
  • Must possess a positive attitude, be dependable, and trustworthy
  • Work independently or as a team, as necessary, to fulfill department and Busch goals and objectives
  • Possess strong oral and written communication skills in English


Job Requirements

  • Ability and willingness to pass a 10-panel drug screen, 7-year criminal history check
    • Most felonies are a disqualifier, misdemeanors are considered on a case-by-case basis
  • Must be willing and able to utilize all required PPE
  • Ability and willingness to travel (up to 10%) domestically and internationally


Physical Requirements

  • Constant reaching outward, lifting/carrying/pushing pulling up to 25lbs
  • Frequent standing, walking, sitting, lifting/carrying/pushing pulling up to 25lbs
  • Occasional climbing, squatting, kneeling, reaching above the shoulder, and lifting/carrying/pushing pulling up to 50lbs
  • All applicants must be able to hear and see audible and visual alarms and must be able to wear all required PPE, such as safety shoes, electrical hazards, safety glasses, and hearing protection.


Benefits & Opportunities


Busch Vacuum Solutions offers an attractive benefits package, which includes medical, dental, vision, EAP, tuition reimbursement, Legal Plan, 401K, PTO, and more! 


Opportunity for growth and advancement via on-the-job training, paid training/certifications, tuition reimbursement, and opportunities for advancement within the company.  Busch values promoting from within!


Work Environment


Moderately controlled manufacturing environment, moderate noise levels, fumes, and airborne particles, while working near moving mechanical parts.


Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily.


Why work for Busch Vacuum Solutions?


As diverse and boundless as the world of vacuum is, so are the jobs and tasks at Busch. We welcome all talents, regardless of education, age, gender, or nationality; worldwide.


Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach