Applications Engineer - Automation, Mechanical or Electrical Engineer

Didcot, Oxfordshire
£35,000 per annum + £3,000 Bonus+ Benefits+Chartered Engineering CPD
23 Nov 2016
21 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications Engineer (Senior) - Automation, Electrical or Mechanical Engineer
Didcot, Oxfordshire, UK
Starting from £35,000 + £3,000 bonus (OTE £38,000 after probation period) based on company performance + Fully expensed company car + Fully expensed petrol + Pension + Rising Holidays, Health Insurance + Opportunity to obtain Chartered Engineering CPD

** Talented Automaton, Electrical or Mechanical Engineer required by an industry leader to assist the core engineering team with the delivery of machine vision solutions to our blue chip customer ++


We are one of Europe’s leading specialists in inspection machines and artificial intelligence vision products – supplying customers all around the world and building an unrivalled reputation for innovation, quality and precision in machine vision systems for inspection, guidance and identification. Our work covers the full range of factory automation processes and procedures including mechanical design, electrical control, machine vision and installation. We have a growing user base of blue chip manufacturers in these markets, with hundreds of systems currently installed around the world.

The Applications Engineer Opportunity:

An opportunity exists for someone to join a dynamic company operating in a high technology market. We offer a great opportunity for a bright person with plenty of initiative to gain a good understanding of the way industry operates, whilst developing their own skills and contributing to the overall development of the organisation. 

Knowledge and skills required:

We are looking to recruit a keen and enthusiastic Applications Engineer who can work effectively as part of small yet busy team. We strive to be an equal opportunities employer and are committed to encouraging diversity and social inclusion across all areas of our activity. We would welcome applicants with the following attributes:


+ A minimum of 5 years’ experience in an engineering role
+ Experience in machine vision, image processing or a similar field.
+ Knowledge of industrial automation in the context of machine vision/image processing.
+ Educated to degree level preferably in Automation Engineering, Mechanical Design, Electrical Engineering or equivalent engineering degree.
+ A logical approach to problem solving.
+ Excellent interpersonal skills – both written and verbal.
+ Well organised, ability to work to deadlines and a high attention to detail.
+ Ability to prioritise a heavy workload.
+ Ability and willingness to work as part of a team.
+ Clean and full UK driving licence.

Equally important will be the candidate's intellect, willingness to learn, ability to build relationships, putting themselves in others’ shoes, while always making a positive impact with our clients and each other


+ Knowledge of software programming languages.
+ A Master’s degree in an engineering discipline.
+ Understanding of design software such as Solidworks 3D or AutoCAD.
+ Understanding of control systems, PLC or general factory automation.

You may have worked in the following capacities:
Mechanical Engineer, Automation Engineer, Electrical Engineer.

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