The National Instruments Engineering Leadership Program (ELP) is designed for engineers with strong leadership qualities who are interested in developing their careers in the areas of technical sales, systems services and support.
New ELP Engineers benefit from extensive training programs, including training on National Instruments products and related technologies, our business strategies and systems, public speaking, instructor skills, our customers, and markets we serve.
Engineers at NI find that our relaxed and stimulating work environment, which includes working in small, focused teams, fosters the type of engineering innovation that leads to our many award-winning products.
Work to learn our products, customer needs, and markets. During this time, you interface between National Instruments and our customers to find creative and timely solutions to customers' technical issues as well as work on a variety of technical projects.
Through this technical support role and project work, you gain the critical depth and breadth in your technical skills required for you to grow your career successfully elsewhere within NI.
Work with mentors who will provide valuable coaching for success in ELP and chosen future career path.
Participate in formal training programs designed to prepare you for a career at National Instruments, such as the ELP Foundation and Leadership Series, as well as Professional Development programs for Sales.
Work on challenging projects related to your chosen career path, such as performing alpha or beta testing on new or recently enhanced products or developing a proof-
of concept LabVIEW program to assist a Field Sales Engineer with a key customer.
Conduct customer training courses, customer seminars, and give product presentations.
Bachelor’s degree or students in their graduation project / thesis / laboral practice in Engineering, preferably Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, Mechatronics or Computer Engineering, among others aligned.
Intermediate or advanced English level, oral and written. (B2+ or above)
Strong customer service attitude, work ethic and drive to succeed.
Solid understanding of electronics, computers, and programming languages (C, C++, etc.).
Passion for learning about and working with computer-industry and instrumentation technologies.
Interest and skilled in writing on technical subject matter.
Ability to take initiative and own tasks and projects.
Persistently drive tasks and projects to completion.
Problem-solve effectively; enjoy solving problems.
Energetic, enthusiastic, positive outlook.
Listen attentively and able to grasp fast-paced technical conversations.
Strong interpersonal skills and work effectively in a group development environment.
Leadership qualities gaining respect of others, having an entrepreneurial spirit, seen as a leader by others.
Skills to communicate clearly, effectively and concisely. Consulting abilities : influencing others, negotiation skills, problem solving, adaptive, genuine curiosity about business.
Consulting abilities : influencing others, negotiation skills, problem solving, adaptive, genuine curiosity about business.
Intermediate or advanced Portuguese level, oral and written. (B2 or above)