Career Opportunities

Spang & Company is always looking for great talent. If you are interested in joining our ever-growing team, please check the job openings below.

Pittsburgh, PA - Corporate Headquarters

Network Engineer

The Network Engineer proactively seeks to identify opportunities to improve the overall health of the enterprise network.  The Network Engineer’s effort is divided among project-based work, escalated end user issues and routine maintenance tasks. 

As a Network Engineer at Spang & Company, you will have the opportunity to work with a number of high-end enterprise technologies in an environment small enough where bureaucracy will not hamper your ability to grow your knowledge and deepen your exposure. You will also be an integral part of a dedicated, talented, supportive and friendly team.  If you have experience in the following areas, we would love to hear from you. 

Technical Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience in the following:
  • Windows Server administration and maintenance
  • Active Directory
  • Security Groups
  • Group Policy Creation/Management
  • Migrations and Upgrades
  • Microsoft messaging and collaboration suite (Exchange, SharePoint, OneDrive for Business Skype for Business)
  • Scripting (PowerShell/VBScript/Batch)
  • Basic internet protocols and network services
  • Creation and maintenance of system documentation
  • LAN/WAN design and administration
  • Cisco routing, switching and telephony platforms
  • Microsoft System Center suite
  • VMWare and Hyper-V management and administration

Other qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Computer Sciences, or Information Technology, or similar discipline.  Microsoft certifications are strongly preferred. Must have experience in a technical position with responsibilities for support of Windows workstations, basic office software applications, voice and data networks.  5+ years’ experience as a network administrator in a multi-site Active Directory environment is preferred.

Mentor, OH - Spang Power Electronics

Field Service Engineer

This position is available in either the Mentor, OH office or the Sandy Lake, PA office.

The ideal candidate will have 3 to 5 years of experience in supporting field service requirements of products and systems, including installation, service, repair, test, and start-up.  Entry level candidates will also be considered.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Meet customer field start-up requirements for Products or Systems associated with the sales order entry package or warranty.
  • Direct customer or contractor personnel in proper installation and start-up of SPE equipment as required.
  • Train Customer personnel in operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of SPE equipment as required.
  • Prepare written trip reports.
  • Support Systems testing during the Manufacturing process to include hardware and software design verification according to the test plan.
  • Travel requirements will be as high as 60% - 75%
  • Travel requirements will include internationals assignments

 

BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science/Computer Engineering, or Electronics Engineering Technology is required.  Course study in power electronics is beneficial.

 

Senior Applications Engineer


The ideal candidate must have 5+ years of experience in the design and/or quotation of power electronics systems products. The Applications Engineer will define industry focused technical solutions to customers through sales and marketing while serving as the liaison with engineering. We are seeking someone who possesses good communication, analytical, and power controls technical experience.

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Understanding / communicating Spang product technology.
  • Determining customer expectations for technology, price, delivery and performance.
  • Using industry process knowledge and product application expertise to recommend solutions to customers - thereby meeting their power conversion and control requirements.
  • Generating specifications for major system and product quotations and completing quotes.
  • Helping to identify new product or market opportunities for the application of Spang technology and application expertise.
  • Providing technical support to customers, sales, and marketing.
  • Writing technical papers in support of the sales and marketing plan.
  • Using and developing application / pricing tools to improve productivity and support corporate profitability goals.

BS in Electrical Engineering is required. A BS in Metallurgy with experience in selling products for industrial applications is also acceptable. MBA is a plus. The ability to travel domestically and internationally (20-25%) is necessary.

Spang Power Electronics offers a comprehensive benefits package and salary commensurate with experience. Relocation assistance available.

Sandy Lake, PA

Sorry, there are currently no career opportunities available for this location.

Hong Kong

Field Sales Engineer

  • Identify Customers and opportunities for Magnetics and SES products in Asia.
  • Working with customer to generate sales from new designs.
  • Manage Customer relationships, determine specific Customer needs and accurately communicate these needs to company management; document Customer communications
  • Provide input to sales and margin forecasts for assigned accounts and territories
  • Achieve planned sales and margin for assigned accounts and territories
  • Develop a level of application expertise on all Magnetics products necessary to effectively interface with Customers and Manufacturing representatives
  • Develop a level of application expertise on all SES products necessary to effectively interface with Customers and Manufacturing representatives
  • Quotation generation, submittal, follow-up and disposition
  • Responsible for negotiating purchase order changes that affect price and delivery
  • Operate within a defined expense budget
  • Handle quality issues and prepare related reports
  • Gather competitor and market intelligence
  • Identify new sales opportunities and potential sales channels
  • Travel will be +50%, some overnight travel required

 

Experience:    

One to three years technical selling experience in electronics industry, preferably with components. Will accept other industrial sales experience
Powder Core experience a plus
Knowledge of Chinese financial and business practices, exposure to Western business practices a big plus

 

 

Education/Training: 

   Degree:     Bachelor of Science

     Major:      Electrical Engineering, Electronics, or related technical discipline

     Minors:    Marketing, International Business

 

Language requirements:

Must be fluent in written and oral technical English and Mandarin Chinese.  Prefer additional language skills in other Asian languages.  (Cantonese, Taiwanese, Malaysian, Korean, Japanese, etc.)

Job Fairs

We will be attending the following job fairs:

Penn State Technical Career Fair - Main Campus - 9-15-16

Penn State Behrend Career Fair - 9-28-16

University of Akron Technical Fair - 10-4-16

 

 
 
  • Spang & Company policy affords Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) to qualified individuals, in conformance with applicable laws and regulations, regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, citizenship status, or any other basis provided for by law. This policy of Equal Opportunity applies to all job titles and transcends all aspects of the employment relationships, including recruitment, applicant and initial employment, promotion, demotion and transfer, layoff or termination, rates of pay and other forms of compensation, selection for training opportunities, and the application of service, retirement, seniority and benefit plan policies. Spang & Company ensures that all employment decisions are based only on valid job requirements.