AEP Application Engineer

active explosion protection application engineer


The AEP (Active Explosion Protection) Application Engineer supports  applications covered in published guidelines and liaises with EPT for applications outside of Fike product specifications, applicable regulations and Fike guidelines.

The AEP Application Engineer interacts with internal departments, Fike Customers, Sales channels and subsidiaries to analyze customer’s needs, determining appropriate applications or potential modifications and changes needed to fulfill customer’s specific needs.


  • Explosion Protection System Design
    • Be the contact for Explosion Protection related projects determining best solutions for our customers
    • Review, discuss and interpret customer’s requirements for products based on RFQ and risk assessment
    • Gather, record and analyse application data
    • Perform sizing and product selection for products per established procedures and guidelines
  • Quoting: Establish product offering for applications requiring catalog and non-catalog products.  Seek new application  opportunities for products
  • EP projects coordination: Prepare, process and follow up orders in business system (identify critical items lead times, anticipate issues, verify correctness, prepare and check drawing) until completion
  • Assists in technical evaluation of returned products
  • Make sure we develop protection systems offering the highest level of reliability


  • Motivated to provide ‘reliable’ solutions in industry
  • Real team player with sense of initiative willing to share and deploy knowledge
  • Industrial equipment sales/applications engineering experience is a plus
  • The complexity of work at this level requires initiative and independent judgement
  • Demonstrated knowledge of sales and customer service functions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Commercial and pragmatic attitude
  • Good knowledge (speaking and writing) of English and German language

job qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Chemical engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience

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