Senior Field Application Engineer

Recruiter
THOMAS Recruitment
Location
Bristol
Salary
60000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Field Application Engineer to join a worldwide leader within technology industry.

As a Field Application Engineer (FAE) with our client you will mainly support customers during the evaluation and development of their systems. Furthermore you will work on innovative industrial power applications within a highly motivated European FAE Team. You will get the chance to work on creative solutions and give insight into innovation across the business.

The Role -

  • Be the technical interface for international key industrial power applications (e.g. SMPS and Drives) and home appliance.
  • Focus on Design-In Power Semiconductor, Driver’s, Analog- and Digital IC’s to create system solutions.
  • Work proactively on optimized system solutions for customer’s applications together with the entire European FAE team, application experts from headquarters and the account managers.
  • Be the interface for preparing and executing product and applications training for customers and distribution partners in UK.
  • Validate the application within the in-house laboratory or on-site together with the customer.
  • Lead and drive discussions on innovative application approaches with the development teams of international customers and with experts in HQ.

Person Specification -

  • Operates with the utmost integrity, commitment and highest degree of self-motivation.

  • A confident, professional and excellent communicator in English and desirably in German

  • Able to instil analytical thinking to solve problems

  • Ability to adapt to unexpected situations and environments

  • Credible, reliable, tolerant and determined to deliver

  • A Visionary with the ability to implement ideas

  • Ability to interface with clients with exceptional technical understanding

  • Possesses an understanding of the power industry

  • Open minded with a positive attitude with the ability to lead discussions

  • Modern way of thinking with a strategic mindset

  • Able to work well under time and mental pressure

Qualifications and Experience -

  • A University degree in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or equivalent degree.
  • Deep understanding of power semiconductors e.g. Power MOSFETS, IGBTS, HS- and LS-Driver, Power Switches (CoolSET), analogue- digital IC’s.
  • 7 year’s experience in measurement techniques.
  • 7 year’s experience in SMPS design, including magnetic designs, PCB layout, prototyping, circuit technology, knowledge about passive components for SMPS (capacitors).
  • 7 year’s experience in practical design verification and troubleshooting
  • 7 years’ experience in System level simulation (e.g. MathLab, PSpice, etc.)
  • Deep Understanding of the European Industrial SMPS and Lighting market.
  • Willingness to travel internationally

Remuneration:

  • Basic Salary - £60,000 upwards (Depending on experience)

  • Yearly success bonus scheme

  • Flexible working policy

  • Competitive car allowance

  • Life insurance and private medical insurance

  • Competitive pension scheme

  • 32 days annual leave

  • Annual performance reviews

  • Market leading support and training