Software Applications Engineer - CNC Software
ASC Connections
West Midlands, Great Britain
1d ago

Software Applications Engineer - CNC Software / Machine Tools

Permanent, Location : Field based covering Midlands & M4 Corridor

Competitive Salary Car & Benefits

We are seeking an experienced Applications Engineer to carry out on-site installation work, system configuration and user training.

Therefore experience in a CNC Applications role delivering turnkey solutions and providing operator training with a supplier of machine tools is preferred.

Ideally the successful candidate you will have experience of working on machines from different manufacturers and as importantly using different CNC control systems.

Candidates from other backgrounds that can demonstrate similar skills may be considered.

You need to be based within easy access of the M40 or M4. Working from home you will spend a lot of time away form home working at customer sites.

Initially the role will focus on the company's DNC and machine monitoring modules, but the opportunity to become involved in all the company's products will be strongly encouraged.

This is an opportunity to join a leading UK supplier of software solutions for the manufacturing sector, integrating the entire manufacturing process to provide an immediate, visual and dynamic picture of the production process.

Duties & Experience Required :

  • Have the ability to configure both serial and Ethernet DNC communications is mandatory.
  • Demonstration of competency in a programming language such as SQL or PLC programming would be an advantage. The ability to understand and ideally write CNC programs is required
  • Understanding the importance of strong Customer Service and exhibiting a professional manner
  • Ability to logically working through problems to reach a solution, even when under working pressure is important.
  • Carry-out on-site installation work of the company's DNC and Machine Monitoring Systems including Analysis and Reporting software.
  • Provide end user training of the company's solutions on-site.
  • Provide post-sales support and assistance in resolving customer issues.
  • For a candidate demonstrating the right abilities, the opportunity to take wider responsibility to manage projects from kick-
  • off through to user acceptance testing.

  • An electrical qualification allowing the candidate to generate digital outputs to indicate machine status is desirable but not essential.
  • Strong IT skills are required with full proficiency in Microsoft Office products expected. A basic knowledge of networking is highly desirable.
  • Full product training will be provided involving a combination of office-based training and on the job training by assisting the existing field-

    based installation team on customer sites.

    Flexibility in terms of working hours and travelling, including occasional overseas travel is required. The role of Applications Engineer will involve significant time away from home, both nationally and occasionally internationally.

    ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of both technical and business services. We operate as an employment business or an employment agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

    For an extensive range of job opportunities please visit our website at

    Add to favorites
    Remove from favorites
    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Application form