St. Paul, MN (September 13, 2017) — Matsuura Machinery USA Inc. seeks Application Engineers in St. Paul, MN to train and support distributor engineers and Matsuura customers in the operation and troubleshooting of the Matsuura LUMEX Series product line for machine software, machining applications, cutting conditions and control functions.

Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc. recently announced the launch of the Matsuura LUMEX Series, a powder bed metal AM platform with subtractive capability.  The Matsuura LUMEX Series combines selective laser sintering (SLS) along with high speed milling (HSM) commonly called Hybrid AM. 

“Matsuura’s cutting-edge technology is a transformative in today’s world of 3D Metal Additive Manufacturing.  With our combination of best-in-class CNC Milling and high speed Direct Laser Melting, Matsuura has fundamentally revolutionized the AM marketplace,” said Tom Houle, Director, Matsuura LUMEX, NA, Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc.

Matsuura’s unique combination of technology platforms enables the production of parts and component geometries in a method that has never been possible nor imagined. 

The Matsuura LUMEX Series, manufactured for more than ten years, is now offered in North America with sales and technical support provided by Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc.

These unique machines manufacture highly complex integrated parts and molds in shapes and configurations that were once impossible using traditional milling methods.

Matsuura LUMEX Application engineers will typically perform time studies, test cuts, CAM and manual programming. Matsuura LUMEX Application Engineers will also create CAD models, setup and execute machine demos for both showroom machines and technical workshops/open houses and troubleshoot machine functions and Matsuura software. Matsuura LUMEX Application Engineers will be responsible for resolving multifaceted challenges that exceed the scope of Matsuura Distributors’ ability.

Preferably, the qualified candidate for a Matsuura LUMEX Application Engineer role will possess a minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience in 5 axis machining center programming, setup and operation. A two-year degree in machine tool technology is preferred.  A technical background of CNC machine tools and knowledge of Matsuura Machinery product lines is desired.  Expertise with CAD and CAD/CAM software is required.

Matsuura Machinery USA Inc. seeks a motivated, self-starter and team player capable of managing multiple projects simultaneously with strong communication skills and good networking capabilities.

Consistent travel is required. Some relocation assistance may be provided for the right candidate. Candidate must be able to meet the physical requirements of the job and pass a criminal background check and drug test.

Matsuura Machinery USA Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For questions pertaining to the Matsuura LUMEX Application Engineer Job Posting, please contact Kristine Albrecht, Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc. Executive Assistant at 651-289-9705 or [email protected].

Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc., located in St. Paul, MN is the U.S. subsidiary of Matsuura Machinery Corporation in Japan. Since 1935, Matsuura has delivered unmatched excellence in high speed and high precision CNC machine tools. From full 5-axis, vertical, horizontal, linear motor or multi-tasking CNC machine tools, Matsuura has been the forerunner in designing innovative technology and manufacturing solutions to a variety of industries around the globe. Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc. provides the service, applications, and technical field support that have always been the Matsuura standard for business.

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