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Application Engineer

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Date: Jun 30, 2021

Location: Corning, NY, US, 14831

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 43640


Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Corning's Manufacturing, Technology and Engineering division (MTE) is recognized as the leader in engineering excellence & innovative manufacturing technologies by providing diverse skills to Corning’s existing & emerging businesses.

We anticipate & provide timely, valued, leading edge manufacturing technologies and engineering expertise.  We partner with Corning’s businesses and the Science & Technology division. Together we create and sustain Corning’s manufacturing as a differential advantage.

Job Roles/Responsibilities:

  • Lead technical discussions to gather and effectively translate business requirements (e.g. business case, requirement specifications, non-functional requirement specifications & use case models specific to the Maximo solution) into technical solutions within the Maximo Asset Management .
  • Lead technical discussions with business stakeholders and provide best for Maximo Asset Management.
  • Provide guidance, training and documentation to high-functioning Maximo CMMS users on a variety of subjects, including work order work flow management, standardizing maintenance business processes, asset cost depreciation and accounting, resource alignment, planning and scheduling and failure code configuration and analysis.
  • Contacts are frequent within and outside own organization, typically with Maintenance Management and Reliability Engineering professionals as well as Data Analysts, with excellent communication skills applied at all times.
  • External contacts involve obtaining or providing information on matters of moderate importance to the organization and may be of a sensitive nature.
  • Work with technical lead and subject matter experts to ensure project timelines.
  • Conduct gap analysis.
  • Facilitate FMEAs with customer
  • Guide colleagues on the Maximo technical team towards correct solutions.
  • Ensure process compliance on Maximo development processes.
  • Responsible for participating in design efforts for concurrent Maximo configurations across multiple Corning businesses.
  • Debugs and characterizes defects, providing detailed configuration and descriptions for passing and failing tests for test reports.
  • Maintains documentation of test operations and reports results. Identifies actual or potential problems in test plans or company products.
  • Seeks supervisory direction for issues crossing into other functional areas or with broad impacts.
  • Limited supervision. No instructions needed on routine work General instructions and/or independent leeway given on new lines of work or special assignments.
  • Coordinate other activities. Schedules own work to meet completion dates.
  • Recommends changes in methods or procedures.


Primary Skills:

  • At least 3 years of experience in Enterprise Asset Management and/or Computerized Maintenance Management.
  • Strong understanding of Condition-Based and Predictive Maintenance strategies.
  • Strong business communications in a multi-stakeholder environment, especially regarding consultation with users to understand needs, define requirements, and provide effective solutions.
  • Experience in integration design/testing for Maximo suite.
  • Oracle PL/SQL design and execution.


Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge of current Maximo 7.6.x versions with Maximo business application design experience.
  • Accurate and timely communication of statuses risks to stakeholders.
  • Ability to work both as a team member, or independently on complex tasks, to maintain project timelines, budgets, and deliver on commitments.
  • Ability to interact with individuals from various cultural backgrounds, regions, and levels in the organization.
  • Experience with general data manipulation/automation with Maximo or database extract/translate/load tools.


Secondary Skills:

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Visual Studio.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Data Historian visualization and data processing tools; OSI PI platform is preferred.



  • BS degree in Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or related field with 3+ years of relevant experience.
  • In addition, at least 1 year of relevant Manufacturing and/or Maintenance experience is preferred.


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.


We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Nearest Major Market: Corning