Permanent OEM Project Engineer based in Ely

Neaves & Neat Employment Services
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Permanent OEM Project Engineer based in Ely

Location: Ely

Hours: Full time, permanent

Salary: Competitive

An opportunity has arisen for an OEM Project Engineer to join a fantastic company on a permanent, full time basis. The successful candidate will serve as a direct consultant to OEM customers and will work to qualify initial customer projects and see to it that the customers technical and project needs are met to the customers' expectations.

The OEM Project Engineer will work with the internal teams, and the role will directly interface with various levels of technical experts and engineers. Strong communication skills are required.

Main duties:

  • Provide sales and project support to OEM Sales Team as well as to OEM customers
  • Proactively manage customer projects to resolve operational problems and avoid delays
  • Complete pricing inquiries for direct projects as well as supporting OEM Project Managers and Sales Engineers
  • Review project specifications, compliance, ensure drawings and designs are confirmed and signed off by customer in a timely manner
  • Establish regular communication pattern to share information and updates with internal and external stakeholders throughout the duration of the project
  • Work with the sales coordinators and OEM Inventory Analyst to ensure timely delivery of customer's goods
  • Interface with engineering, manufacturing and quality teams to develop project proposals and properly communicate customer needs
  • Support Marketing and Sales activities by attending Tradeshows and Customer visits
  • Travel to visit key customer/accounts, tradeshows (25% travel)

Candidate requirements:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Optics, Biomedical Engineering, Physics or a related engineering field; advanced degree preferred
  • MS Office Suite; required
  • MS Project & MRP/ERP systems; preferred
  • Ability to read, write and interpret documents such as product manuals, spec sheets and test data
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups and customers
  • Adept at planning, coordinating and facilitating as well as maintaining key relationships with customers and team members
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of multi-disciplinary problems
  • Knowledge of Photonics and Laser Technology via work or laboratory experience
  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced project management skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio)

Neaves & Neat Employment Services Ltd. are acting as an Employment Agency for this Permanent vacancy.

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