Technical Account Manager/Sales Engineer

Sell Something that Matters

We at COMSOL create our own simulation software and provide it to technically-based companies, government enterprises, national labs, and academic research teams. Our flag-ship product, COMSOL Multiphysics®, is the premier modeling tool that simulates applications in almost all engineering industries and scientific disciplines, especially those involving multiple and simultaneous physics phenomena.

Users of the COMSOL software are the preeminent engineers and scientists in their respective fields who require simulations to advance their innovations and objectives. They invent and optimize new and existing processes and innovative products that matter to the future of our world.

COMSOL, Inc. is looking for a Technical Account Manager or Sales Engineer that will be able to inform, support, and provide engineers and scientists on the usefulness of simulation in general, and the COMSOL software in particular.


  • Use your insight, communication skills, and technical acumen to proactively interact with prospective and current customers.
  • Methodically identify and qualify simulation requirements and motivate integration of the COMSOL software to satisfy these through running demonstrations, providing or creating example models, and supporting evaluations of the software.
  • Articulate business cases for the unique qualities of COMSOL software, explain licensing models, and discuss terms and conditions.
  • Maintain honest and lasting relationships with existing users and customers.
  • Identify new prospective customers in related fields and companies to existing customers.


  • A bachelor’s, master’s, or doctorate degree in engineering, a physical science, or business with an aptitude for sales.
  • Excellent communication skills on the phone, in person, and in writing.
  • Ability and willingness to travel for limited times in order to run or assist in running COMSOL-sponsored events and activities in North and South America.
  • Current eligibility to work in the U.S.

Preferred additional experiences

  • Experience in working within technology-based companies, research organizations, or academic institutions.
  • General knowledge of the nature and processes of some or many engineering and technical industries.
  • Specific technical competence in either mechanical, fluid flow, electrical, acoustics, design, or chemical engineering fields, or related technical fields (this is a requirement for a role as Technical Account Manager).
  • Prior sales or customer service experience.

Personal growth

As a member of COMSOL’s dynamic Sales Team, your opportunities for personal growth and development will be extensive. Supporting you in your role as a Technical Account Manager or Sales Engineer will be engineers and software developers who occupy the top echelons of their areas of expertise. You will also collaborate with senior salespeople who have worked within the field of simulation software for many years. By interacting with customers and users of the COMSOL software, you will stand at the center of cutting-edge research and development in all manner of technical applications.

COMSOL provides extensive autonomy and expects employees to use that freedom to expand their personal development. Cross-departmental collaboration is wide-ranging and you will also run or participate in projects and campaigns.

Working at COMSOL

The COMSOL Group is a fast-growing high-tech engineering software company with a proven track record of over 35 years. The Group was founded in Stockholm, Sweden, and has grown to include 20 offices in the U.S., Europe, Asia, and South America, while also utilizing a network of distributors.

At COMSOL, Inc. we offer our employees:

  • Compensation commensurate with skills and experience.
  • Health and 401(k) plans and other benefits.
  • Generous vacation times.
  • A spacious, bright, and comfortable office with private work spaces.
  • A location within an office park that contains on-site restaurants, hotels, bars, and a free fitness center with yoga, and barre (
  • Walking distance to many local restaurants, stores and other amenities, outside the office park, as well as Burlington Mall.
  • An on-site shuttle service to Alewife Station and local bus routes to other locations throughout greater Boston.

COMSOL is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. This is an in-office position.

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Reference REF-4911
Job title Technical Account Manager/Sales Engineer
Location Burlington, MA, USA

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