Technical Support Engineer Telecomms, Laser, Fibre-Optics - Graduate

Recruiter
Grey Seal Recruitment Limited
Location
Huntingdon
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is seeking an In-House Technical Support Engineer to provide technical support at all stages of contract negotiation, from pre-sales to quotation and post-sales support. Extensive product, technical and sales training will be provided at the induction phase and will be followed up by continuous development, both in the UK and abroad. The role is the starting point for a future career in the company. The opportunities within the company are great and progression to field sales, product management, and business development are likely.

Starting salary is dependent on skills and experience but the starting package for a new graduate is ca. £28,000 OTE (including commission and discretionary company bonus). After 6 months, the company will also contribute to a personal pension plan, and provide free private health insurance. Your future earnings are limited only by your ambition and your ability to meet mutually agreed performance targets. Our client provides on-going training and offers excellent remuneration and benefits. The company provides a friendly, exciting, and stimulating environment in which to flourish

Company

·Our client is a leading distributor of photonics products, specifically lasers & light sources; optics & fluorescence filters; fibre-optic components, and test and measurement instrumentation.

·The products are used in a range of diverse applications from life-science research through to voice and data communications systems.

Role

Provide technical support at all stages of contract negotiation, from pre-sales to quotation and post-sales support. Extensive product, technical and sales training will be provided at the induction phase and will be followed up by continuous development, both in the UK and abroad.

Requirements

Degree in Physics, Telecommunications, Communications Engineering, or similar Degree level knowledge of laser physics, fibreoptics or optical communications technology. Sales experience is an advantage but is not a necessity. You will be an outgoing and enthusiastic person who is comfortable meeting and talking to customers. You will have excellent communication and presentation skills, and be IT literate.
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