APPLICATIONS ENGINEER

Recruiter
Consilium Group Limited
Location
Herne Bay
Salary
£ 35,000 p.a. - £ 45,000 p.a. + Benefits + Car
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An international electronic test equipment manufacturer which employs nearly 2000 people worldwide is looking to recruit an Senior Hardware Engineer. The role will see you design hardware electronic products. The ideal candidate will hold a degree in Electronic Engineering. Commutable from: Ashford, Canterbury, Folkestone, Maidstone Salary: £ 35,000 p.a. - £ 45,000 p.a. + Benefits + Car Suitable for: Applications Engineer, Technical Support Engineer, The Role The role will be the foremost technical interface to key users in both pre- and after-sales and act as the key link between sales and engineering teams. This role will directly support sales managers as the technical expert on the product portfolio to secure business and manage the technical support of the customer through the key choice phase. It will establish and maintain close technical ties to the key account to facilitate rapid resolution of customer issues and to also identify potential additional opportunities with existing accounts. Working within the Dover Product Management team, the role is part based on site and part based visiting users. Main responsibilities are: To determine key gaps in the delivery of product segments against plan and provide assistance to the sales team in closing these gaps. Accompany sales managers on domestic and international travels and participate in technical conference calls as product specialist. Support development products with reports from field trials at alpha, beta phases and whilst in service. Support participation in international trade shows, exhibitions and industry events by technical demos. Write application notes. Maintain customer relations via phone or e-mail, and organize customer visits on a regular basis, in order to assess product and service satisfaction The Person Engineering Qualification. A minimum of 5 year's experience in technical customer support, application engineering or technical sales role. Strong technical understanding of the electrical supply and associated industries. Experience in at least one of the market segments; utility, maintenance, contractor. Strong communication skills and an ability to work through technical issues with customers Very high fluency in verbal and written English language. Willing to travel both in domestic and international markets. To apply to this role please send an updated CV to James Sloane via email - ********************************* If this role is not for you but may suit someone you know, we offer a worthwhile referral incentive (Apple Watch or Charitable Donation) as a thank you. Please contact us or visit our website for details. Equally to see the full and latest spread of roles currently being handled by Consilium Group, be it Permanent, Contract or Interim across all sectors, please visit, or even better bookmark our web site for future reference. Established in 2001, Consilium Group is an award winning technical through to executive recruitment consultancy that partners world class Automotive, Aerospace, Energy, and Manufacturing & Engineering organisations worldwide.
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