Applications Engineer

Multiple Locations

The Opportunity
As a Solid Solutions Group Applications Engineer you have a great opportunity to use your Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics knowledge to help develop and support Electrical product usage within the Solid Solutions Group customer base of 12,000 companies. This could be delivering a pre-sales demonstration, conducting on-site consultancy, in the classroom delivering a training course or working on the support desk resolving specific issues.

As part of the World’s Most Qualified SOLIDWORKS Technical Team, you are encouraged to develop your Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics capabilities, with the chance to become the ‘best of the best’ as a SOLIDWORKS Elite Applications Engineer and Gold Partner CAM Certified Expert.
Location: Multiple Offices
Extra Details
Qualification: HND/Degree level

Salary Range:
  • £28,000-£35,000 Base Salary
Placement Type: Permanent
Job Description
Understanding how SOLIDWORKS and associated software tools are used in many different industries to develop a myriad of products means you will never be short of new challenges and the opportunity to hone your skills.

Solid Solutions Applications Engineers go the extra mile to:
  • Provide proactive advice and exceptional customer service to our customers in a wide range of industries
  • Understand the needs of customers and, working with our extensive Technical Support team, develop solutions to design and engineering problems
Typical Activities Include:
  • Troubleshooting and solving customers’ problems on the Technical Support Desk
  • Delivering classroom and virtual Certified SOLIDWORKS Training Courses
  • Travel to customer sites to engage in problem solving and hands-on help
  • Undertaking consultancy work to provide customers with solutions to design, simulation and other engineering challenges
  • Creating on-line content such as Blogs, Videos, Technical Documents and Webcasts
Your Experience / Skills
  • A suitable higher level qualification in Mechanical Engineering, Product Design or another relevant technical field
  • CAD experience is essential and experience of using SOLIDWORKS is a distinct advantage
  • A strong customer focus, with effective communication and presentation skills
  • Team working in multi-disciplinary teams
  • Ability to develop customer relationships, to understand their needs and translate those needs into solutions that deliver real business benefits
  • Problem solving and initiative
  • A keen appetite to learn
  • Industry experience (including student placements) is preferred but not essential
Contact Details
HR Manager: Helen Scares


Phone: 01926 333777
The Company

Solid Solutions is a great place to work. Despite having over 190 employees nationwide we retain the energy and enthusiasm usually associated with smaller companies. Ideas are encouraged, voices are heard and efforts are directly translated into business successes. The sense of community also extends outside work hours with some great social events.

We are proud to be one of 75 Best Companies to Work for in the Midlands and the South East in 2021, and a ‘Sunday Times Best Company’ in 2021. These awards come as a result of our employee satisfaction survey.

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