Senior Field Service Engineer

Senior Field Service Engineer

Job Title: Senior Field Service Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894868_1528127920
Contact Name: Gintare Laboviciute
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 04, 2018 16:58

Job Description

Your significant experience as a Field Service Engineer with IT infrastructure knowledge and experience in field deployments, installation and system testing, ideally in an Oil & Gas or Transport domain or National Infrastructure will be invaluable to our Client. While this role is based in Farnborough, it offers an opportunity to travel up to 50% of the time to overseas locations including US, Egypt, Middle East, Tunisia, Turkey.

Our client is a world leader in Distributed Acoustic Sensing who are proud to provide vital information to help protect and secure the world's critical assets.

You'll be joining a challenging, dynamic and fast-growing business with an exciting portfolio of international clients working on some of the most critical and exciting projects around the planet.

As a Senior Field Service Engineer your key responsibilities will include:

-To plan and organise logistics, systems, equipment and personnel for system installations and testing
-The production of build and deployment drawing packs to company standards and the ensuing build and demonstration of the system(s) at Factory Acceptance Test
-To frequently (up to 50%) lead the deployment on global assignments
-To assist with prospect conversion and act as field sales force and primary contact to clients during installations, exhibitions, conferences
-To deliver to client satisfaction, technical training on the use of the systems to end users, maintainers and installers
-To assist in the system bidding process by producing technical content of bids
-To resolve appointed client problems and queries
-To liaise with the product development teams in order to provide customer and operational feedback on software features, functionality and suggested product/system improvements

About you - key skills and experience:
-Able to lead a small team
-Able to manage relationships and deal with customers queries
-Ensure project scopes are properly defined & influence planning
-Be self-sufficient in managing their projects
-Act as a support base to more junior staff (lead and manage)
-Have a wider technical understanding/experience base - ideally optics skills or wider IT infrastructure knowledge.
-Experience working in a support environment (on call also)
-Suitable qualifications i.e. IENG / CENG
-Ideally Degree Educated with Engineering background
-Be able to be hands-on and work alongside field service engineers

Senior Field Service Engineer
Location: Farnborough
Salary: Competitive DOE

Key skills: Field Engineer, Electrical, Electronics, DAS, DTS, Optical Sensing Systems, Leak detection, IT Infrastructure, Optics, Commercial

Apply today for an opportunity to work in a highly interesting and technical role.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to British/EU/EEA Residents or applicants with a right to work in the UK. Applicants who meet this criterion will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum BC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This role is a permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.