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The Application Engineer is responsible for finding solutions to satisfy customers’ needs and helping to support the customer, ensuring that the range of Syntech products function according to customer specifications.


  • Troubleshoot issues and provide advanced engineer-level technical support to internal and external customers.
  • Provide advanced MS SQL database support, including troubleshooting database connection issues, data analysis, data correction, and implementation of MS SQL add-ons such as SSRS and SSIS.
  • Provide IT support such as setting up virtual machines and web applications, and understanding and troubleshooting system security.
  • Support the Sales Department; conduct site surveys and recommend product solutions.
  • Conduct product research, including third party products, as part of Syntech’s overall product offerings.
  • Install, monitor and support new and updated features and products during the product Beta Test cycle.
  • Assist with writing and reviewing technical and end-user documentation.
  • Assist with testing and support efforts, as needed.
  • Travel, as required, for onsite customer assistance, troubleshooting, and training.


  • BS in Computer Science, MIS, or other related field; will consider relevant years’ experience in lieu of degree.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience providing technical support.
  • Knowledge of, and ability to provide technical support, in the following areas:
    • Windows and Linux based operating systems.
    • Relational database design, administration, and security for Microsoft SQL.
    • Telecommunication technologies including Ethernet, POTS, cell modems, satellite modems, etc.
    • Implementing systems that have a mixture of software, firmware, and hardware.
    • Network setup and security.
    • Software development lifecycle and basic coding skills.
    • Automotive applications and OBD systems, preferred.
    • Fuels Accounting Systems and Fleet Maintenance, preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Ability to work independently completing workload assignments, meeting milestones and deadlines.
  • Protects organization’s value by keeping information confidential.


  • Travel is essential; up to 20% of time traveling to onsite locations (which may include weekends); length of stay on-site is typically 3-5 days.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and have a good driving record with no major violations.
  • The work environment varies from site to site and can include exposure to:
    • Heavy machinery
    • Hazardous materials
    • Loud noises
    • Petroleum products, oil, grease, grime, mud, etc.
    • Outside elements (wind, rain, heat, cold, etc.

Syntech job descriptions are meant as summarizations only. They do not necessarily reflect all duties and responsibilities of a position.

 Syntech is a drug and alcohol-free work environment and Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)

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