Graduate Engineer

Location Surrey
Job Type Permanent
Salary £26000 - 29000 per year Pension + Healthcare + 28 days' annual leave + Progression into either a Field Applications Engineer
Reference 12093069/6

Graduate Engineer


RF, Radio Frequency, Microwave, VHF, UHF, Electronics


  • £26,000 - £29,000 basic (based on experience)
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • 28 days’ annual leave
  • Progression into either a Field Applications Engineer or Field Sales Engineer


Location: Surrey


Commutable from: Reading, Hampshire, Berkshire, Bracknell and West London



Graduate Engineer:


  • Responding to technical enquiries from both customers and the Field RF & Microwave Engineers
  • You will be responsible for reviewing both the technical and commercial criteria on the enquiry
  • Identify what technical and or commercial problems the customer needs to resolve
  • To offer technical solutions to solve the clients engineering problems
  • Highlight key product advantages and present suitable products
  • Working very heavily on specification and sub-systems, therefore, you must possess some RF & Microwave knowledge/experience or related modules as part of your degree
  • Price negotiation, specification negotiation and product selection
  • Technical support to both the Internal & Field Microwave Engineers and European customers
  • Follow up on quotations, cross-selling and up-selling additional services
  • The long-term plan will be to train and develop you into a full-time RF & Microwave Field-based Application Engineer within 2 years


Experience & background for the role of Graduate Engineer:


  • A degree in Physics, Applied Physics, Electrical, Electronics, RF & Microwave Engineering or a related degree
  • A desire to work in an application/sales/commercial biased role
  • You must be self-motivated, commercially astute with excellent written and verbal communication skills


Benefits and company:


ATA Recruitment is working with a leading supplier of RF & Microwave Components and sub-systems which are used in a wide spectrum of industries ranging from Military, Telecommunications, Satellite and Industrial applications. This business is part of a global group boasting annual revenues of more than £200m.


You will be working for a financially secure and stable business within the field of RF & Microwave Engineering. You will receive an intense training programme to excel within the business into an RF & Microwave Field Engineer. You will also have the added benefit of working for a large and cash-rich business with opportunities globally throughout the group.


How to apply:


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