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Application Engineer

Shanghai, SH, CN, 200030

Your Career Begins at Timken If you're ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to Timken.  Our associates make the world more productive by improving the efficiency and reliability of the machinery that keeps industry in motion.


  • Communication and technology transfer:
    - shares broad knowledge of interdisciplinary aspects of bearing application technology in process industries, including and not limited to heavy industries and power transmission, with colleagues, renders assistance as necessary to technicians and other engineering staff, updates supervision and generally assists in providing answers to inquiries from sources inside and outside the company.
    - effectively communicates with and support to global company resources in arriving at the best corporate solution to a particular problem or opportunity.
    - apply unique knowledge and expertise and a personal commitment to “champion” R&D activities.
    - adapts with emerging technology to enhance application engineering capabilities and services.
  • Performs independent evaluation, selection, adaptation, and modification of standard procedures.
  • Plan, schedules, conducts, or coordinates detailed phases in part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope.
  • Creates appropriate test plans and associated documents, coordinate testing, prototype parts preparation as needed for testing review results, and create final report for application testing.
  • Performs specific market and application study projects, consisting of understanding, tracking, and communication:
    - business statistics, such as market size and trend, penetration, competition, growth, key customers and suppliers, etc.
    - industry factors, such as main and trends machines, accessories, application environments and products portfolio mapping.
    - opportunities that fit with corporate goals. 
    - factors for success in the market such as product features, product performance, price, services, lead-time, developing tactics, etc.



  • Product design or application for General Industry
  • Bachelor’s degree or above with a mechanical or related major
  • Mechanical calculation/drawing reading/Solid English communication skills both in written and spoken


All qualified applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Join one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® – an honor we’ve received ten times.


The Timken Company designs a growing portfolio of engineered bearings and power transmission products that improve the reliability and efficiency of global machinery and equipment to move the world forward. Timken posted $3.8 billion in sales in 2019 and employs more than 17,000 people globally, operating from 42 countries.

Why Choose Timken?

  • Over a century of knowledge and innovation
  • A culture of top performance
  • A global, diverse environment
  • Products that contribute to a sustainable world
  • A conviction to improve communities around us
  • Competitive salary and benefits

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