Application Engineer

Recruiter
Hunter Selection Ltd
Location
Bristol
Salary
41000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Application Engineer
Bristol
£41,000

Our client is based in Bristol and has been providing convenient and cost effective solutions for their industry for well over 20 years. The customer base is not only in the UK but also worldwide; due to company expansion they are looking for an Application Engineer to join their team based in Bristol.

Job Description: Application Engineer
Be the technical link between internal and external customer with in in-depth product knowledge on allocated products.
To comprehend and utilize product features benefits and applications to support sales team in achieve or exceed sales goals.
To conceive new product ideas & identify new application of existing products. Keep abreast of general market development and standards requirements.
Identify new opportunities for product development and enhancement to existing products by interacting with sales teams and customers.
Working closely with sales & marketing team to demonstrate product or system functionality to potential customers.
Keep abreast of new technology which in turn could be implemented in future product variants to ensure we maintain a market advantage
Support and provide input for the product roadmap
Strategic liaison between the sales, NPD for sharing competitive information, market information and the needs/requirements of customers as input for various product enhancement/improvement/development
Provide customer support for integration of our products in to 3rd party systems
Support trade shows, educational events or professional conferences when requested
Respond to customer requests, internal sales requests and fill knowledge gaps through training courses
Evaluate products / solutions, create and maintain product catalogs and support the sales targets
Provide technical support in tendering/bid preparation
Identify new applications of existing products for providing innovative solution to an existing problem or application need in order to maximize value of the portfolio
To sell value and advantages of product offerings to customers and sales teams

Experience / Skills / Qualifications:
*Strong technical and analytical skills either from a hardware or software back ground
*Commercial awareness is beneficial but not essential
* Bsc in Electronics or Software
* 5-10 years experience

Other Benefits:
Monday - Thursday 8-4 Friday 8-3:30 however the company do offer Flexible working.
On the job training
Career progression
Company pension included
26 Days Holiday

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Consultant Miles Hackett on or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.
Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West of England and South Wales. If you are looking for work in this area we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.