Applications Engineer 19" Rack Systems

£28000 - £35000/annum
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Your experience in technical sales and knowledge of working with rack related technologies, will play a crucial part in helping an ambitious technical company to work with multiple clients and stakeholder teams to win rack integration opportunities.

You will be working for an ambitious company who specialise in the design and manufacture of specialist computers for challenging environments and controlled applications in across the energy, medical, transport, automation, communications, defence and security sectors. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

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About the Job:

The client requires an Applications Engineer to focus on 19" Rack Systems. You will have some prior experience in technically specifying, configuring or supporting the sales of 19" rack related products either from their involvement with component sets or integrated systems. This job will require the candidate to interface with multiple stakeholder teams to win rack integration opportunities. These will typically involve the purchasing team responsible for the procurement of the materials required, the production team for the integration of the rack, and all other associated services.

About You:

To be suitable for the Applications Engineer job, you will ideally have a baseline understanding of 19" Rack architectures, including awareness of mechanical structures, cable management, power distribution, environmental management and general IT & Comms payloads, such as switches, KVMs, UPS's.
Ideally you will have;
Experience working in a technical sales support role
Experience in working with rack related technologies.
Experience in the preparation of technical content for quotations and proposals.
Experience in defining, pricing and managing complex BOMs.
Technical skills centred around computing/IT technologies.
Educational grounding in technical/STEM subjects to minimum of college level.

Applications Engineer 19" Rack Systems
£28,000 - £35,000

Keywords: Applications, Engineer, Rack, 19" rack, Systems, Stakeholder, BOM, Sales, Integration, Proposals, Quotations.

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 sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC 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 is a permanent position.

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