Application Engineer - Heathrow

  • Location

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Automation & controls, Aviation, IT & infrastructure, Software

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £28k per year

  • Contact:

    Tim Parkes

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01384 446145

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Applications Engineer


Up to £28000 p/a 

Immediate Start


Our client provide automated inspection and sensing equipment to a wide range of industries including automated luggage handling and internal logisitcs solutions.

We have been engaged to source an applications engineer to support operations at Heathrow


Job Specification:


Your daily duties will be as follows:

  • Provide product and application support for customers both off-site and on-site
  • Provide continued support for Sales Engineers
  • Test and create reports for technical applications
  • Launch new products to sales teams by giving presentations, demonstrations and tests
  • Plan, design, develop and deliver trainings on existing products
  • Control preparation , management and fixing of demonstration equipment for Sales Engineers
  • Develop, update and disseminate technical guides and tips in order to increase the knowledge and skill level of the sales force via company intranet and/or electronic newsletters
  • May need to assist salespeople with on-site presentations to customers, as and when needed
  • Proactively identify areas to improve department operation efficiency and initiate projects to achieve such improvements
  • Understand and observe company/department policies and procedures
  • Handling IT related issues and other duties or projects, as and when assigned
  • Develop, proofread and modify all new product release materials such as product literature, technical and sales manual, training manual through coordination with the parent company
  • Attending and supporting marketing exhibitions


Personal Attributes:

  • Ability to communicate complex ideas in a concise manner 
  • Strong public speaking skill 
  • Ability to organize and prioritize diverse set of projects, tasks and activities for timely completion 
  • Must be able to work as part of a team 
  • Analytical skill to identify the underlying principles, reasons, or facts of information by breaking down information or data on separate parts 
  • Integrity - job requires appropriate handling of confidential, sensitive information



  • Degree educated in an engineering or technical discipline 
  • Keen interest and knowledge of coding/programming including, but not limited to: C Programming; C++; C#; and Visual basic. -
  • Placement/year in industry preferred
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK (Keyence UK cannot support VISA sponsorship) 
  • Must have a full driving licence, valid in the UK


  • Starting Salary - £28K
  • Quarterly Bonus
  • Advanced Company Pension
  • Life Cover & Private Healthcare
  • Subsidised Gym Membership
  • Full Expensed Business Travel and Accommodation 
  • Laptop and Mobile Phone 
  • Full product training
  • Responsible to Technical Manager and General Manager

If you are eligible to work in the UK and meet the criteria for this role, please apply now or send your CV to or call 01384 446145 for a discreet conversation.


Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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