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Application Engineer

  • Location:

    Longford

  • Sector:

    Industrial

  • Job type:

    Full-time

  • Salary:

    £28000 per annum, Benefits: Quarterly bonus

  • Contact:

    Tom Ellis

  • Contact email:

    tellis@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    TE-1-4

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-08-01

  • Startdate:

    2019-07-03

Position: Applications Engineer
 
Location: Heathrow
 
Akton Recruitment are on the lookout for Application Engineers for a world leader in Sensors, Safety, Vision, Measurement and Microscopes.
 
Job Specification:
 
Your daily duties will be as follows:
 
  • Provide product and application support for customers both off-site and on-site
  • Provide continued support for Sales Engineers
  • Test and create reports for technical applications
  • Launch new products to sales teams by giving presentations, demonstrations and tests
  • Plan, design, develop and deliver trainings on existing products
  • Control preparation , management and fixing of demonstration equipment for Sales Engineers
  • Develop, update and disseminate technical guides and tips in order to increase the knowledge and skill level of the sales force via company intranet and/or electronic newsletters
  • May need to assist salespeople with on-site presentations to customers, as and when needed
  • Proactively identify areas to improve department operation efficiency and initiate projects to achieve such improvements
  • Understand and observe company/department policies and procedures
  • Handling IT related issues and other duties or projects, as and when assigned
  • Develop, proofread and modify all new product release materials such as product literature, technical and sales manual, training manual through coordination with the parent company
  • Attending and supporting marketing exhibitions
 
Personal Attributes:
 
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas in a concise manner
  • Strong public speaking skill
  • Ability to organize and prioritize diverse set of projects, tasks and activities for timely completion
  • Must be able to work as part of a team
  • Analytical skill to identify the underlying principles, reasons, or facts of information by breaking down information or data on separate parts
  • Integrity – job requires appropriate handling of confidential, sensitive information
 
Qualifications:
  • Degree educated in an engineering or technical discipline
  • Experience of 1-2 years in a similar field is essential (can include placement year)
  • Full UK driving licence required
  • Knowledge of Microsoft-based applications, particularly Excel, Word and Powerpoint
 
Package:
 
  • Basic Minimum Starting Salary £28K
  • Quarterly Bonus
  • 20 days holiday plus additional day per year up to 25 days
  • Advanced Company Pension
  • Life Cover & Private Healthcare
  • Subsidised Gym Membership
  • Full Expensed Business Travel and Accommodation
  • Laptop and Mobile Phone
  • Full product training
 
 
If you would like to apply to this position then send your CV to tom.e.a4lm8bju89o@aktonrecruitment.aptrack.co