Applications Engineer (CAD)

Probe UK Ltd
West Midlands
£35,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A long established provider of Design and Simulation Software Solutions is now seeking an additional Application Engineer to strengthen their Technical Support Team. The organisation have a proud history of supplying some of the best known engineering companies across the UK and their current portfolio of customers ranges from multi thousand staff organisations, down to two to three person Consultancies.

The company provide cost effective and quick delivery software solutions often to organisations where the technology and skills are new and do not already exist, so the company also offer a strong technical support package which integrates with a customer’s own staff on product and software training, system and IT management and direct design and simulation support of a customer’s own existing R&D programme during and transition phase of a new software.

This level of support requires a high degree of professionalism, experience and skills sets to ensure customers that the transfer to a new system or package can run smoothly without creating internal issues that in turn may damage their business. The existing Technical Support Team have many years’ experience between them in relation to Simulation, Systems and 3D CAD Engineering in industry and can provide a new joiner to the team with excellent training and support, however the current need requires a level of experience where the introduction can be short and the successful applicant can quickly become an asset to the team.

The role will be responsible for training and supporting customer’s staff that can either be existing users of CAD Software or have no experience at all. The role will be based either at the Head Office or at the customer’s sites and each week will offer a new challenge and a different customer. The customer base is very biased towards engineering across a myriad of sectors.

This is a great opportunity for an engineer with about 2 – 3 years design experience to join a fast paced and varied position that will offer direct use and experience of the latest software and technologies and to work in a myriad of industry sectors.

Skills and Requirements:

A formal qualification in Design / Mechanical Engineering – HND / Degree2 – 3 Years Direct CAD Experience (3D / PLM / CADCAM)A strong ability to model in 3D is essential for this roleExcellent communication skills (Verbal and written)Some experience of Concept Design, Design for Manufacture, Simulation and FEA
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