Applications Engineer

16 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Applications Engineer Nottingham Permanent Up to 50k plus Benefits

Due to continued expansion, an opportunity exists for an Application Engineer to join a dynamic European Technical Account team based in Nottingham.

My client's innovative software tools and engineering capabilities are built based on their established mechanical capabilities; however, they are fast expanding into offering complete design of electro-mechanical systems. Their consultancy services and software tools have been developed to address specific electrification challenges and these tools are being adopted by leading OEMs and suppliers worldwide.

They are looking for an application engineer with a background in electrical engineering and preferably experience in application engineering. You Should be highly motivated to be trained and learn new skills, including mechanical system among many things, allowing you to work closely with mechanical and software engineers in a highly skilled, multi-disciplinary team. As an Application Engineer, you will be the go-to technical resource for our field sales team. You are responsible for analysing prospects' business and technical requirements, developing solutions that meet those needs.

Your responsibilities will include:

* Provide business, technical, and product knowledge in support of presales activities to ensure customer satisfaction
* Perform detailed technical analysis of customer applications,
* Manage software evaluation phase at customers.
* Deliver advanced training courses on electrification and software both internal and external.
* Demonstrate products to customers and explain how such product meets customers' needs.
* Manage product features and development requests with Product Managers to customize products for large sales or for individual customers.
* Assist in strengthening customer relationships and ensuring customer satisfaction, whilst providing top-quality technical service.

Essential skills:

* BEng or MEng in Electrical Engineering.
* 2+ years' experience in Technical support for CAE software, preferably for electrical machines.
* Application engineering experience with CAE software supplier, preferably for electrical machine and/or electromechanical design.
* High level of analytical ability and strong engineering judgement in developing solutions to engineering problems.

Beneficial skills:

* Experience in using software tools such as Matlab/Simulink, Python and electro-magnetic Finite Element Analysis packages, such as Ansys Maxwell, would be beneficial.

They are a fast growing, award-winning company with offices all over the world developing the world's leading software for rotating machinery and electro-mechanical systems to enable simulation-led design, and count the world's major automotive, motorsport, aerospace and renewable energy companies as customers and close technology partners.

Commutable from: Mansfield; Derby; Newark-on-Trent; Loughborough; Grantham.

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy

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