SIGMATEK is counted among the leading manufacturers of complete automation systems for machine and equipment manufacturing worldwide. We love and live automation technology. It is what defines us and drives us forward. Become a part of our team.


For our headquarters in Lamprechtshausen (Salzburg, AUSTRIA) we are looking for an:

Application Engineer for Japan (m/f)

with native Japanese language skills

Are you interested in PC/automation/control programming and are you familiar with web technologies? At SIGMATEK you can expect a varied, interesting career with a progressive international organization.


In this position you will serve as the primary technical interface with our Japanese business partners. You will be responsible for customer-specific software solutions and support of our customers on site. You can expect a secure workplace with a good working atmosphere and a competitive salary. The position includes the opportunity for you to relocate to Japan after extensive technical training has been completed and relevant on-the-job engineering expertise has been gained. Regardless of your place of work you will gain full company headquarter support.


Your responsibilities:

  • Development and support of customized control programs for machines and plants as well as user-oriented HMI solutions
  • Collaboration in project teams
  • Independent implementation of customer projects
  • Commissioning at the customer
  • Customer support and technical application support
  • Customer training


Your profile:

  • Language skills: Japanese (native), German and/or English (fluently)
  • Sound technical knowledge and education (HNC, HND, BSc, BEng, …)
  • Programming knowledge in a high-level language (C / C ++, JAVA Script, Structured Text, …)
  • Experience in the automation of machines and plants is an advantage
  • Curiosity (desire to understand concepts from first principles)
  • Customer-oriented and professional appearance
  • Flexibility and willingness to travel


For this position, we offer a gross salary, depending on concrete training, qualifications and experience.


Interested? We look forward to receiving your application – whether by post, e-mail or online.


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