Field Application Engineer - EU

  • Job Reference: BSR1638
  • Date Posted: 22 November 2019
  • Recruiter: Bluestream Recruitment
  • Location: Harwell or Home
  • Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + OTE
  • Sector: Engineering, Sales & Marketing, Space, Satellite Communications & Energy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Belinda Elliott
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01235 567 350

Job Description

Are you an experienced Field Application Engineer looking for an exciting new challenge?

Do you want to be part of a global success in the space and nuclear sector?

As a Field Application Engineer, you will rewarded with a generous salary and OTE package, benetfits etc and be responsible for:

  • Recommending products, integration methods and general application guidelines based on customer requirements.
  • Setting strategies to combine technology that will result in design-ins and closing sales.
  • Technical training and product demonstrations targeted at customers and sales representatives.
  • Providing technical responses to request for proposal to show how products can meet customer requirements.
  • Developing training material and application notes for products.
  • Conducting application demonstrations for seminars, trade shows and key customers.
  • Communicating field failures to design and development teams and assist in resolving issues.
  • Creating proposed specifications for new parts when no existing part meets customers’ needs.
  • Providing input to support marketing development of data sheet, press releases and selector guides.
  • Travel within the EU to customer sites and trade shows – typically 1 -2 times /month. Travel to the US – occasional 1-2 times/year.


To be considered for the Field Technical Engineer role you will need to:

  • Have Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field.
  • Have Customer facing industry experience gained in an applications or design role.
  • Have strong trouble-shooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Have ability to handle both pre-sales and post-sales activities.
  • Depending on background, have demonstrable experience and knowledge applicable to some or all of:
  • Programming and debugging embedded systems
  • Working with lab test equipment such as oscilloscope, logic analyser, spectrum analyser
  • Semiconductor development and production process
  • Design tools and flows used for FPGA and/or ASIC development
  • Specification and implementation of RF interconnect, apertures, phased arrays, receive/ transmit chains and low noise synthesisers


Bluestream Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer who operates as an Employment Agency for Permanent recruitment and as an Employment Business for temporary / contract recruitment.