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Fortive Corporation Solutions Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts


Our Solutions Engineer will primarily work internally with our product management, sales and engineering teams to develop platform solutions to fit our customer’s needs. Our Solutions Engineer will balance various aspects of projects, including customer proposals, network setup and integration and technical support. The Solutions Engineer will join a growing team of talented people responsible for developing, scaling, and supporting our IoT platform and connected devices for customers in the in the life science and healthcare markets.


  • Develop detailed specification documents for proposed solutions, including hardware & software network architecture, project scope, and pricing

  • Support customer setup and commissioning for multiple projects

  • Provide customers with technical and network infrastructure support to ensure hardware is connected and working properly

  • Trouble shoot and solve customer product or networking issues

  • Work alongside product management, sales, engineering, and operations teams to successfully monitor project progress and implementation; proactively seeking to manage challenges

  • Assist in creating and demonstrating practical demos of proposed solutions to internal stakeholders and customers

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Experience with network technologies such as TCP/IP, switches, Wireless networking, etc.

  • Experience in analyzing and designing hardware and software architectures

  • Experience working with IT and cloud infrastructure

  • Experience with software engineering and customer experience

  • Knowledge and experience working with various operating systems

  • Experience in project proposal development and communication

  • Knowledge of communication protocols (MQTT, JSON, HTTP, HTTPS, MODBUS, BACnet)

  • Entry level industry experience a plus.


  • Associate’s degree in electrical engineering or related field or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Technology preferred

Critical Success Factors:

  • Champion a culture of openness, collaboration, continuous improvement, and innovation with a customer centric approach

  • Strongly motivated, and a continuous learner with a desire to grow within and make an impact on the organization

  • Must be able to be an independent thinker, take initiative, and effectively prioritize work

  • Work effectively in a globally dispersed team

Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company, with a $6B portfolio of market-leading brands. We develop and deliver essential technology for the people who create, implement and accelerate progress. And we achieve this through our people. Our globally diverse team of 24,000 employees is united by a common culture rooted in Fortive Business System (FBS). Exceptional people thrive at Fortive because we build extraordinary teams for extraordinary results. We recruit, develop and retain the best talent available. We shape the future. We innovate to fuel our customers’ success, building better businesses and propelling progress. We are driven to do better. We emphasize continuous improvement and nonstop learning. We are team-oriented. We work together, and we win together. We create an environment based on integrity and action, not politics and bureaucracy.

At Fortive, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We need the most talented people to keep progressing. Here you’ll learn how FBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Setra Systems, Inc. is an Operating Company within the Sensing Technologies platform of Fortive Corporation that designs and manufactures a broad line of sensing products including humidity, current, vacuum, and pressure sensing instruments. Our products are used in a wide variety of applications within the global HVAC/R, Industrial, and Semiconductor markets.

Applicants to and employees of this company are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Please refer to our Careers page at to learn more.

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