Applications Engineer

Recruiter
Talent Plus
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Applications Engineer to join the Technical Team for one of Forbes Top 100 Most Innovative Companies. Principle duties and tasks: ? Provide product and application support for customers primarily off-site, but occasionally on-site ? Provide continued support for Sales Engineers ? Test and create reports for technical applications ? Launch new products to sales teams by giving presentations, demonstrations and tests ? Plan, design, develop and deliver trainings on existing products ? Control preparation , management and fixing of demonstration equipment for Sales Engineers ? Develop, update and disseminate technical guides and tips in order to increase the knowledge and skill level of the sales force via company intranet and/or electronic newsletters ? May need to assist salespeople with on-site presentations to customers, as and when needed ? Proactively identify areas to improve department operation efficiency and initiate projects to achieve such improvements ? Understand and observe company/department policies and procedures ? Handling IT related issues and other duties or projects, as and when assigned ? Develop, proofread and modify all new product release materials such as product literature, technical and sales manual, training manual through coordination with the parent company ? Attending and supporting marketing exhibitions Personal Attributes: ? Ability to communicate complex ideas in a concise manner ? Strong public speaking skill ? Ability to organize and prioritize diverse set of projects, tasks and activities for timely completion ? Must be able to work as part of a team ? Analytical skill to identify the underlying principles, reasons, or facts of information by breaking down information or data on separate parts ? Integrity – job requires appropriate handling of confidential, sensitive information Qualifications: ? Degree educated in an engineering or technical discipline ? Experience of 1-2 years in a similar field is essential ? Full UK driving licence required ? Knowledge of Microsoft-based applications, particularly Excel, Word and Powerpoint ? Must be eligible to work in the UK Salary & Benefits ? Basic Minimum Starting Salary £24-28k plus Quarterly Bonus (After 6 months) ? 20 days holiday plus stats ? Advanced Company Pension ? Life Cover & Private Healthcare ? Subsidised Gym Membership ? Full Expensed Travel and Accommodation