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IDEX Applications Engineer in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.

With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses ( around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.

The Applications Engineer, Pumps & Compressors is a sales support role that collaborates on technical matters with internal staff, distributors, and end-user customers, assists in training, troubleshoots application issues, and reviews / designs custom systems for large opportunities.


  • Communicate extensively with distributors and customers (phone & emails) to determine operating conditions, equipment needs, scope of supply, budget, time frame, etc.

  • Provide quotes for existing and custom gas compressors and pumps

  • Review bid specifications, selecting systems which most closely match requirements

  • Review and provide timely responses to distributor inquiries

  • Assist distributors in proposal preparation

  • Utilize compressor sizing program and pump curves to select / size optimal products in response to customer inquiries

  • Design and develop systems to meet customer requirements, including special packages, specifically involving developing bills of material, setting up new part numbers, and collaborating with engineering to create product drawings

  • Troubleshoot field-installed compressor and pump equipment

  • Provide technical support to AFS customer service team for distributor orders and inquiries

  • Provide technical training for customers, distributors, and staff both in-house and at off-site locations as required

  • Collect and share customer observations about product performance and functionality with product management

  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related field required

  • 3+ years of experience with pumps, compressors, or other fluid handling equipment

  • 2+ years of channel sales or related experience in compression industry

  • Effective communication, both written and verbal

  • Strong coaching and training ability

Additional Qualifications:

  • Excellent organization, communication, and follow-through skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)

  • Must be able to prioritize and multitask

  • Must be self-directed and can act quickly in ambiguous situations

  • Strong mechanical aptitude

  • Problem solver with customer-focused mindset

Supervisory Responsibility


Work Environment

Exposure to manufacturing environment. Noise level may vary from moderate office environment to noisy/loud in the plant area. Proper use of safety equipment such as steel-toed shoes, goggles, safety glasses, gloves, apron and face shield must be observed.


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Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).

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Job Family: Engineering

Business Unit: Advanced Flow Solutions (Corken)