Applications Engineer

Applications Engineer

Job Title: Applications Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent, England
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894238_1516294432
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 18, 2018 16:53

Job Description

Applications Engineer
My client who are global leaders in the design, manufacture and marketing of sensor systems are looking for an experienced Applications Engineer to join their growing team.

They are looking for someone to deliver engineering services, including demonstrations, installations and proposals

Key Duties & Responsibilities
-Creation of the technical response to Customer technical enquiries and Requests For Quotations (RFQs)
-Design of system architecture for interfacing equipment to peripheral devices
-Identification and scoping of customisation of Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) products to meet Customer requirements
Design and provision of system demonstrations and exhibitions on land, maritime and airborne platforms
-Supporting BDM's in winning new business by attending customer meetings, providing technical responses to questions and offering advice and guidance where necessary.
-Ensure working methods, transmission of data and exchange of information is compliant with Global Trade Compliance.
-Manage European Demo assets and equipment based on site. This will include regular auditing, tracking, accountability and ensuring systems are fit for purpose.

Key Skills
-Fluent English speaker
-Formal engineering qualification at degree or HND level
-Minimum of 5 years' hands-on experience of military or aerospace/avionics equipment service or installation support.
-Enthusiasm to travel: mainly within Europe sometimes at short notice
-Able to present competently and credibly to senior Client representatives
-Ability to work as part of a team or individually in high pressure environments

-2nd European Language,
-Experience of installation and test of ship-borne and /or airborne equipment
-Working knowledge of thermal imagers
-Familiarity with data bus and / or video interfacing standards (RS232, RS422, MIL STD 1553, ARINC 429, CCIR, STANAG 3350, SMPTE292-M etc.)
-Familiarity with definition of ILS strategies and calculation of associated metrics
-Working knowledge of design validation/qualification issues
-Appreciation of EMI/EMC issues


-Position - Applications Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Kent
-Salary - £35000 - £43000 depending on experience

Key Words - Applications, Aerospace, Avionics, Thermal Imaging, EMI, EMC, Video Interfacing, Design, Validation, Qualification

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This is a Permanent Position

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