Junior Applications Engineer

20000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP25000/annum + GBP5,000 Bonus, 25 Days Holiday, Pen
11 Oct 2017
01 Nov 2017
Job Type
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Junior Applications Engineer


GBP20,000 - 25,000 + Bonus Scheme (up to 5K per year)

My client is a global test business with a turnover in excess of $1 Billion globally and over 2,000 staff. The company has grown incredibly from a $300 Million turnover only two years ago and now is one of largest business globally in their field.

The company offers a wide array of bespoke mechanical, electrical and electronic test services to customers in the Automotive, Military, Defence and Consumer Product market places from their numerous test laboratories throughout the UK.

The company are now looking for an Applications Engineer to join their team. They are open to considering applicants at one of the following locations: Malvern, Hull, Skelmersdale or Dorset.

If you are a Graduate with a degree in an Electronics or Physics related degree with a keen interest to work in a customer focussed technical role please apply online for immediate consideration.

The Role

As a Junior Applications Engineer you will be responsible for following up customer requests for quote following them through to successful order for bespoke electronic test services. A typical sales process will go as follows:

* Applications Engineer is allocated an enquiry from a new or existing customer.
* Engage with customer to identify the technical details of the quite and what extra information is required to quote (technical drawings, standards the product needs to be tested to).

* Speak with the test department to understand when customer test could be completed.

* Product test quote through the companies in house system.

* Average quote values a circa GBP5,000 but you could be working on multi-disciplinary quotes with other applications engineers of much greater value.

* Follow up to the customer within 48 hours to confirm order.

The Candidate

To be successful in your application for this Junior Applications Engineer you will need:

* A degree in an Electronics or Physics related subject.
* A great attitude towards dealing with customers.
* Someone who enjoys sales.
* A great attitude towards learning technical information.

The Benefits

* GBP20,000 - 25,000
* Commission up to GBP5,000 per year
* 25 days holiday
* Company Pension Scheme