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3M Application Engineer in Maplewood, Minnesota

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Application Engineer

Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World

Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it’s equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 96,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.

“A long-lasting career at 3M comes from having vision, imagination and the ability to see what doesn’t exist. 3Mers are groundbreaking innovators and it’s important that we give every person the space for disruptive and creative thinking.” – John Banovetz, executive vice president, chief technology officer and environmental responsibility at 3M

This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.

The Impact You’ll Make in this RoleAs a(n) Application Engineer, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:

  • Leading new application replication that can have significant impact potential at a program level.

  • Implementing project scope, expectations, and requirements to suggest future direction based on results.

  • Determining which technical skills to apply to provide support and services to internal and external customers through product localization/converting, technology development, process development, and life cycle management.

  • Supporting the development of intellectual property processes and positions, including Invention Submission (IS’s), patent and trade secrets.

Your Skills and Expertise To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) in a science or engineering discipline from an accredited institution.

  • Three (3) years of experience providing technical sales support in a private, public, government or military environment.

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in related discipline (Graphics Art, Chemistry, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, or Electrical Engineering) from an accredited university.

  • Possess intrapersonal skills – able to communicate at all levels of the organization.

  • Written and oral presentation, training, and communication skills.

  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to changing priorities.

  • Ability to work and take individual initiative and responsibility for assignments independently and within a team environment.

  • Experience with statistical software.

  • Ability to problem solve and apply new knowledge to practical situations.

  • Strong organizational skills.

Location: Maplewood, MN

Travel: May include up to 30% domestic and international.

Relocation Assistance: May be authorized.

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).

Supporting Your Well-being

3M offers many programs to help you live your best life – both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.

Resources for You

For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.

Learn more about 3M’s creative solutions to the world’s problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M.

Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.

Pay & Benefits Overview: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/

3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.

Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.

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