Job Details: Applications Engineer - Software

Bespoke Equipment Manufacturer
West Midlands
£25,000 - £45,000
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Pension, Friday Afternoons Off, Competitive Salary
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A fantastic opportunity for an Electronic Applications Engineer to work for a manufacturer of bespoke guided assembly, collaborative robotics and end of line test systems to a range of industry sectors.


This individualistic company are looking for an Applications Engineer to implement solutions using core software/hardware products. You will be an exceptional communicator who is self-motivated, with the ability to work skilfully individually, as well as part of an enthusiastic team.


Applications Engineer - Software

Structured Programming: Basic/VBA/C 


£25,000 - £45,000 + Pension

Friday Afternoons Off

Birmingham, West Midlands

Ref: 23246


Software Applications Engineer  - The Role:

  • The role will involve working with the client through all phases of a project life cycle including requirements capture, specification, design and implementation, documentation, installation, commissioning, handover, training, and support
  • Mostly working on guided assembly, mobile robotics and test systems which would require an understanding of process, IT system interaction and how parts under test are connected and function.
  • Interfacing to 3rd party systems using SQL, OPC-UA, JSON, TCP/IP, and RS232
  • Interfacing to parts being manufactured using analogue and digital I/O, CAN, or LIN
  • As well as communication, documentation and project management skills, the role would benefit from an understanding of mobile robotics, mechanical, electrical and vehicle systems.
  • Occasional customer visits across the UK


Software Applications Engineer  - The Person:

  • Well-rounded engineer to work on a variety of equipment for company assembly and test solutions.
  • Knowledge of working in a practical process control and automation environment
  • Basic control programming (Python, VBA, IsaGraf, SQL, PLC Logic Control)
  • Requirements capture and the ability to create or update specifications.
  • Embedded electronics or control systems background
  • PC builds, software installations and application configuration
  • Electronic / Software / Control Systems based Degree / HND or Time Served


We require a highly motivated, practical and proactive Engineer who is able to communicate well at all levels and be customer focused and commercially aware.

This is a unique opportunity where you will thrive working in a time restricted and challenging environment alongside a dynamic team of individuals.


Based in Birmingham this role is easily commutable from within and around the following areas: Dudley, Quinton, South Birmingham, Stourbridge, Coventry and Halesowen.


For further information call Sharon Hill

Available on: 01902212000 or 07764208419 

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