Field Application Engineer - EU

  • Job Reference: BSR2638
  • Date Posted: 23 December 2019
  • Recruiter: Bluestream Recruitment
  • Location: Harwell, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
  • 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,  either based from home or Harwell?

Do you want to be part of a global success in the space / electronics sector?

As a Field Application Engineer, you will be rewarded with a generous salary and OTE package, benefits 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.
  • 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:
  • 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.