Applications Engineer

West Midlands
34000.00 - 38000.00 GBP Annual + GBP34000 - GBP38000/annum + Car Scheme, Healthcare, Pension, L
17 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Skilled Applications Engineer with solid software automation expertise now sought for a leading technical distributor to provide technical knowledge, advice and support to external customers.The Applications Engineer will work closely with the Business Development Team to develop profitable Automation and Software growth within customer accounts in line with the company's strategic business goalsResponsibilities/Accountabilities? Working with the business development team working towards the profitable growth of the Automation and Software business? Promote the day to day activity of Automation, Software and third party complementary products? Be instrumental in converting New Business development opportunities and priority target accounts? Offer training, advice and assistance to local branches? Attend joint customer visits with internal Sales Engineers, Sales Managers and Applications Engineers from other specialist teams to all accountThe job calls for a person who enjoys dealing with people, creating and maintaining relationships as well as making a good impression both personally and for the organisation. This is very much a technical role so it is essential you possess extensive experience of Rockwell PLC / HMI/ SCADA programming. Also required:? Experience of similar product support / customer service environment is preferable? A good level of education is required; HNC/HND in electrical engineering (or equivalent electrical engineering qualification) would be advantageous? Extensive knowledge of Automation, Control and architecture is required? The Applications Engineer will have the ability to provide practical solutions, solve problems and look for continuous improvements for both the customer and the company? An SI or OEM background would be useful? This is a technical role so candidates must have the ability to resolve technical issuesBased from home covering the Greater Midlands, ideal locations would include Coventry, Nuneaton, Birmingham, Derby, Nottingham, Wolverhampton, Dudley or Leicester.You can expect base salary cGBP34-38k depending on experience with excellent benefits to include Car Scheme, GBP10k Bonus, Matched Pension, Life Assurance and Health Plan.This is an excellent opportunity to join an established business who provide automation solutions to a broad range of industries across the UK.For further information call Sharon Hill on (Apply online only) or (Apply online only). Alternatively, email a copy of your current CV to quoting the above reference number. Looking for a job involved with maintenance, service or design for automated machinery, control systems, process control solutions or systems integration projects? Register your details on our website where you will find a full list of live positions where a customised automated search process allows immediate access to new vacancies as they are registered. Free, confidential service.

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