GRADUATE APPLICATIONS ENGINEER Location: Cottenham, Cambridge   COUNTRY: UK

“We will always strive to provide the optimum solution with quality and commitment as key to our success. We will always go the extra mile, and we will not rest until our customers are as passionate about our products and services as we are.”

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and ambitious engineer with a broad development skill set to join a small team of talented engineers. The Graduate Applications Engineer will provide first class control system and calibration assistance for our Electronics range in professional motorsport, directly supporting our key customers and network of resellers.

The role offers lots of variety with projects ranging from high performance track cars to top level LMP1 manufacturers. This would include trackside and customer facility support in addition to office-based working.

The successful candidate will be qualified to degree level with a keen interest in race car electronics, with some customer facing experience. Having a strong technical ability, you will be establishing new, and maintaining long-term relationships with clients.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide customer support for a range of Cosworth motorsport electronic products with primary focus around the chassis data loggers, controllers and displays.
  • Work closely with customers throughout the project, providing optimum and innovative solutions, assist with system architecture layouts, system integration, project roll outs, continuous after sales support and development.
  • Attend customer visits for project meetings and updates, as well as trackside event support.
  • Compiling and maintaining product and customer related documentation such as user guides, strategy guides and event reports.
  • Assess customer requirements, market trends and work closely with software and hardware engineering teams to contribute towards continuous product improvement.
  • Establish, build relationships and act as the primary technical contact for key customer accounts.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Qualified to degree level in a related engineering discipline.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Familiarity with motorsport systems and data analysis software packages.
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills.
  • Excellent team working capabilities.
  • Experience in a customer support role.
  • Willingness to travel.

DESIRABLE EXPERIENCE

  • Appreciation of automotive control strategies in Matlab/Simulink.
  • Working knowledge of mechanical and electrical/electronic systems relevant to the position.
  • Knowledge of motorsport wiring loom design and manufacturer.
  • Understanding of vehicle communication methods such as RS232, CAN, LIN, Ethernet and EtherCAT.
  • Basic understanding of computer programming languages such as C# and Visual Basic.
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