Field Applications Engineer - Data Analysis

Altium Associates Limited
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Field Applications Engineer ? Data Analysis

Altium Associates are working with a UK business supplying high technology applications that is being utilised in a number of formats, globally. Our client requires and individual who is able to travel on site to their global customer locations, and act as a key interface with clients for the commissioning of their high tech solution.

The Applications Engineer will be able fully interpret the output of any software or system that our client deploys into the field, with Matlab user experience and knowledge of Linux ideal. This person will also be the representative in terms of customer facing interpretation, support and communication.


  • Ownership of deployment of systems on-site, along with managing the customer interface on site, such as rack systems, software integration and syncing with fibre infrastructure
  • Responsible for interpreting the data to manage customers? expectations and production needs. This to include presentation writing and presentation
  • Ensure that the quality of data, log books etc. are in excellent order

Desired Experience, knowledge, skills and abilities

  • Science/Maths based degree
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Matlab user essential
  • Knowledge of Linux desirable
  • Strong problem solving and trouble shooting skills
  • High energy individual with interpersonal skills to work effectively with others, motivate peers and drive project to completion, even under pressure
  • Highly developed English written and verbal skills
  • Experience of field based engineering in hi-technology industry
  • Willingness and ability to travel ? 40% - 50% of time will be field based
  • Proficiency in the use of optical test equipment, including oscilloscopes, OTDR?s and OSA?s is desirable
  • Good level of fitness is important for some of these assignments

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