Application Engineer

Gi Group Rec. Ltd Gi Professional UK
Milton Keynes
£30k - £35k pa
04 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Role The role of the Applications Engineer at is to satisfy customer requirements and achievements of the company sales targets through the development of specific activities for application segments. Main Duties * Evaluate whether specific client requirements can be applied to the adequate technical solutions or declined for technical reasons * Support Sales Engineers with customer calls for quotations of complex systems * Collate technical information and further details for quotations where necessary * Execute technical proposals through system engineering, cost estimating, and necessary components/modules * Provide technical support to other departments for segment/product lines * Collaborate with the projects team to resolve any issues * Develop the market and the sales of new product lines/segments * Act as the local interface with central functions of the company * Request quotations from external suppliers in cooperation with the Purchasing department. Knowledge * Machinery and business concepts * Product design software tools * Product development and management systems * CAD * Machinery basics * Sales process * Design to customer specification Education Qualification * HNC/Degree in Engineering. Experience * A minimum of 3 years' experience within an engineering function. * Experience of using CAD software Skills and Abilities: * Effective communication and listening * Negotiation * Team-working * Problem-solving * Ability to work with figures and data * Flexibility and change mind-set Salary and Benefits: * Competitive salary dependent upon experience * 26 day's annual leave * Pension * Healthcare Cash Plan * Free Parking Other * You should ideally live within a commutable distance Milton Keynes.
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