C++ Technical Consultant

Recruiter
The One Group
Location
Cambridge
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Technical Consultants/ Field Applications Engineers The company A highly successful, forward-thinking software company based in Cambridge (UK) city centre. Providing the most recognized remote-access technology their software is used by hundreds of millions of users worldwide, and this customer base includes a significant and growing number of OEM customers who license their core technology and embed it within their products. These customers include companies such as Intel, Google, Sony, Panasonic, Honda and Volkswagen along with many more mobile phone vendors and automotive manufacturers. The role We have immediate, significant expansion plans and are looking for talented and committed engineers with excellent technical knowledge and experience in customer facing roles to join the team. These roles are a fantastic opportunity for experienced engineers to join a highly successful team and take an active role in delivering world-class connected car solutions. With responsibility for supporting business development within theAutomotive Division, these roles offer the opportunity to expand your professional career within a wide range of vertical markets including Mobile Operators, Handset Vendors, Enterprise Solutions and Automotive Sectors. There will also be opportunities for global travel, especially to the Far East, USA and around Europe. These roles include a significant amount of research and development with cutting edge technology, such as the very latest versions of Android (prior to public release), newest silicon and devices not yet available in the market.You'll work closely with the customers to understand their requirements and prescribe technical solutions. You'll prepare and conduct technology demonstrations (including researching technical solutions, advanced development and rapid prototyping of applications) tailored to meet the customer's individual needs. You'll concisely articulate requirements to the core engineering team, agreeing detailed specifications and producing compelling commercial proposals. You'll also be responsible for keeping up to date with all technical details of the company's product offering, and will also support the on-going development of the product roadmaps. Required Skills have a relevant technical degree (or equivalent qualification) related to Computer Sciencee have extensive recent relevant experience, covering software development using C/C++ and writing multithreaded software targeted for cross-platform use have a strong can-do attitude and an intelligent approach to problem solvingpossess a desire to deliver world-class solutions to blue-chip companies, and get a buzz out of seeing the results deployedwidely in real world applications have excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to run product demonstrations and presentations to customers are willing to travel as required (but not excessive), including Europe, USA, Asia and the Far East Desired Skills As well as the above, if you have any of the following then we'd like to know about it! Commercial awareness, an understanding of the sales-cycle process and ability to build customer relationships and trust The ability to manage and interpret customer requirements Wide knowledge of low level and applications level programming languages, targeted at mobile devices, embedded operating systems, including networking physical layers and transport protocols Experience in technical consulting, field applications engineering or pre-sales customer facing situations A confident, professional personality and style, able to present at customer meetings, seminars, training sessions and trade shows Strong problem-solving skills with excellent attention to detail and a focus on delivering results Foreign language skills in French, German, Italian, Japanese or Chinese or similar would be highly beneficial but not essential The ONE Group description With offices in Cambridge, Northampton and Peterborough - The ONE Group's recruitment specialists offer unparalleled recruitment expertise across seven specialist divisions; Accountancy & Finance, Executive Search, HR, IT, Marketing, Office Support and Technical. Whether you are looking to advertise a job, or take the next step in your career, we offer an ever-growing employment network, which currently exceeds 50,000 people in the East of England and The Midlands. We pride ourselves in adding value to any recruitment - provided by Dice ANDROID, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, C++, DEGREE, HANDSET, MOBILE