Graduate Application Engineer- Cambridge

Claremont Consulting Limited
£20k - £25k pa
06 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Graduate Application Engineer

Our belief is that great companies are powered by great people and led by inspired leaders; individuals who are authentic, who embrace new ideas, share a mutual respect for each other and do what's right for their communities. Every day, we focus on our common goal of improving lives around the world. And we do this by working together and applying deep technical expertise to help our customers solve pressing challenges, with a collective passion to make an impact.

Summary of the role
Working with the Pre-Sales department team, the Graduate Application Engineer will maintain and support the company's demonstration facilities and will be responsible for the preparation and commissioning of both software and hardware for a variety of systems, in order for Pre-Sales to deliver a faultless and effective demonstration. This role offers a career path into pre-sales design team.

Functional Responsibilities
As a Graduate Application Engineer you will be responsible for; Preparation of all client demonstrations, set up and configuration of software and hardware systems ready for client demonstrations, maintenance of all installed systems within demonstration area, changing the physical layout of the scenario space, system testing against documented configuration, troubleshoot/ problem solving issues as they arise (software/ hardware/ network related), assist with client demonstrations, liaise and organise with suppliers/ manufacturers when installing new systems, installation and commissioning of new systems, operation and maintenance of virtual environment for demonstration systems, production of documentation to detail configured/ new scenarios (including hardware schematics, cause and effects matrices, scenario storyboard), manage updates to configurations and documentation through version control, pre-configuration of systems for future use, organise meeting rooms and maintain AV systems and support Pre-Sales when required with design activities.

Personal Qualities
We are looking for someone highly motivated with a capability to self-manage, alongside this you are going to have to be organised and time-efficient, able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously. You're going to need a core interest in system engineering and problem solving with great client focus and the ability to engage with client and the team in which you will be working with.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications
For this position it would be ideal if you were degree qualified within an appropriate engineering domain (e.g. Electronics, Computer Science, Software Engineering or IT) with experience within virtual environments, you will also need to be confident in your communication skills both written and verbal and have good generalist IT skills.

Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi industrial leader, serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. Our 117,000 employees create intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions, integrated infrastructure and next generation transportation systems that work seamlessly together to deliver on the promise of smart cities and communities. Our commitment to sustainability dates back to our roots in 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. We are committed to helping our customers win and creating greater value for all of our stakeholders, through strategic focus on our buildings and energy growth platforms.

Imagine a career that perpetually stretches your capabilities. From managing many of the world's most iconic buildings to making products that help save lives, the breadth of our opportunities empowers you to chart your own path. We are a truly global company that embraces diversity, rewards hard work and inspires people to reach for more. In an environment that is constantly evolving, we will set the foundation for you to grow and chart a career path that is as unique as you are. As part of our team you'll have the opportunity to make an impact that people can feel. The world is waiting for you and so are we.

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