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Sales Application Engineer - Strategic Accounts - Energy Transition

Puteaux, France

Empower the Energy Transition with Eaton

Eaton is a global leader in power management, providing innovative solutions to help customers navigate the transformative energy transition. As a pioneering force in sustainable energy, Eaton is at the forefront of enabling a greener, more efficient future.

Collaboration is at the heart of Eaton's approach. The company works closely with a diverse set of stakeholders - including customers, partners, and industry organizations - to accelerate the adoption of cutting-edge energy solutions. This is an exciting opportunity to join a company that is shaping the energy landscape of tomorrow.

We are recruiting our Sales Application Engineer - Strategic Accounts - Energy Transition, several locations possible across EMEA (United Kingdom, Germany, France, Netherlands, Austria, Spain, Italy)

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What you'll do:

The Sales Application Engineer Strategic Accounts - Energy Transition plays a vital role in this mission. As a technical bridge between large international customers and Eaton's sales and engineering teams, you will use customer input and sales data to design, develop, test, and implement complex hardware and software applications.

Your main duties will include:

  • Crafting custom solutions, programs, and applications to meet unique customer needs.
  • Executing testing scenarios and simulations to optimize offerings.
  • Providing ongoing technical support, from application start-up through warranty period
  • Analyzing customer needs and problems, then recommending solutions to the engineering team
  • Performing analyses on hardware and software applications, and providing technical expertise


  • A bachelor's or master's degree in software engineering, electrical engineering, power electronics, computer science, or a related field
  • 5+ years of experience in application engineering within a sales environment


  • Advanced knowledge of software and hardware application development, installation, and maintenance
  • An exceptional ability to drive application innovation by analyzing consumer and competitor trends.
  • The skill to evaluate client feedback and improve application functionality.
  • Advanced aptitude in documenting processes, running diagnostics, and resolving errors.
  • Proficiency in providing technical product and services support.
  • A customer-oriented mindset, hands-on problem-solving abilities, and a solutions-driven approach
  • Fluency in English

What we offer:

  • Full-time contract within an international corporation
  • Renowned Products: Our products are recognized for their exceptional quality and dependability.
  • Esteemed Clientele: Our customer base includes prominent industry leaders who trust our expertise.
  • Work-Life Harmony: We provide a supportive, family-oriented atmosphere within a large corporate framework.
  • Career Advancement: We prioritize internal promotions, offering our team members opportunities to ascend professionally.
  • Environmental Guardianship: Our operations are aligned with environmental sustainability goals, minimizing our ecological footprint.

We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for job applicants and employees. Our recruitment processes use balanced selection criteria and avoid unlawful discrimination against applicants on the basis of their age, colour, disability, marital status, national origin, gender, gender identity, genetic information, race or racial origin, religion, sexual orientation or any other status protected or required by law.



Client-provided location(s): 92000 Nanterre, France
Job ID: Eaton-25437Nanterre
Employment Type: Full Time

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • Fitness Subsidies
    • On-Site Gym
    • Pet Insurance
    • Mental Health Benefits
    • Virtual Fitness Classes
  • Parental Benefits

    • Birth Parent or Maternity Leave
    • Adoption Assistance Program
  • Work Flexibility

    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Casual Dress
    • On-Site Cafeteria
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Leave of Absence
    • Summer Fridays
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • Performance Bonus
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Financial Counseling
  • Professional Development

    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Promote From Within
    • Mentor Program
    • Shadowing Opportunities
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Internship Program
    • Work Visa Sponsorship
    • Leadership Training Program
    • Associate or Rotational Training Program
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program
    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)