Field Service Engineer

Job Title: Field Service Engineer (FSE)
Department: Service
Reports To: SVP Strategic Innovations
Position Scope: Full Time
Position Level: Senior Engineer
Location: South-East USA
Travel: 60% – 80%


XACT Robotics prides itself on finding the best talent, expecting extreme ownership, and maintaining a culture that is unparalleled. A career at XACT Robotics is more than a job, it’s personal. Employees have passion, drive, and a winning spirit that allow for a fast-paced environment that is effective, empowering and fun.


The Field Service Engineer (FSE) is responsible for leading, planning and execution of all service activities. This position provides a high level of service to customers and provides support of all system, technical and equipment challenges that may arise in the field.  (i.e. installation, repair, service, maintenance, or enhancement of hardware and/or software products).

Responsible for planning and executing service processes following the required documentation.

This role requires strong technical skills, the ability to work independently and with cross functional teams: Marketing, Sales, Sales Operations, Engineering, Product Management, R&D, RA/QA, etc.

We are looking for a highly motivated, self-directed individual who will thrive in a fast start-up environment and possess strong interpersonal skills.


  • Assist in planning, developing, implementing and executing service activities, processes and documentation.
  • Responsible for Installation and maintenance of company systems in a timely manner, by using relevant documentation (maintains installation and service reports).
  • Performs system repairs, maintenance, troubleshooting and diagnostics on systems both in the field and in-house.
  • Performs upgrade modifications and repairs as needed.
  • Responds to technical issues arising from the field (customers, sales representatives etc.) in a responsible and timely manner.
  • Communicates all feedback from the field (customers’ concerns, repairs, improvements requests etc.) to internal stakeholders.
  • Performs quality control testing on new and refurbished systems.
  • Assists in Lab equipment maintenance.
  • Manages assigned projects independently with minimum supervision.
  • Responsible for all relevant administrative paperwork and reports.


  • Practical technical engineer or engineer with a minimum of five years of multidisciplinary medical system support, field service repair, and system level electrical/mechanical/software troubleshooting.
  • Proven ability to work independently.
  • Experience in planning and executing service processes – an advantage.
  • Medical regulatory knowledge – an advantage.
  • Prior experience with robotics equipment – an advantage.
  • Basic knowledge of computer hardware, operating systems and software.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, Outlook).
  • Able to work remotely and travel to customer sites (domestic and international).
  • Valid driver’s license and evidence of insurance / insurability a must
  • Able to handle multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize work with minimal supervision.
  • Comfortable working in hospital environment (CT room, OR)
  • Proven ability to communicate with customers, managers, and supervisor effectively.
  • Able to work off-shift which might be constrained by customer needs.
  • Advanced skills with working tools.
  • Required to perform mechanical operations which require arm force and delicate operations.
  • Required to lift medium/heavy system components for service and repair.


*Employee is regularly required to be independently mobile and interact with a computer.

It is the policy of XACT Robotics to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, XACT Robotics will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employee assigned to this classification. Descriptors within are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position.

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XACT ACE™ Robotic System is the world’s first and only hands-free robotic system that combines advanced image-based procedure planning and navigation with robotic instrument insertion and non-linear steering capabilities.