Application Engineer

Job title : Application Engineer
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Warwick
Sectors :
Salary : £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start date : ASAP
Job Reference : SYN3756_1714740817
Contact name : Charles Westbrook
Contact email :

Technical Application Engineer / Near Warwick / £60,000 DoE

Are you an experienced Technical Application Engineer? You could be progressing your career at a leading engineering consultancy, playing a pivotal role in promoting design and manufacturing technologies across multiple sectors including Motorsport, High Performance Vehicles, Off Highway, Marine, and Green Propulsion.

Location / Hours:
You'll be based close to Warwick 5 days per week; you'll need to be able to drive there or be on close public transport links. Free parking available.

Based within the Engineering Team, this role will involve:

  • Supporting the Business Development team with technical input for customer visits and enquiries.
  • Representing the company at industry trade shows, seminars, and associations to promote our offerings.
  • Developing design concepts and driveline schemes based on customer requests.
  • Constructing indicative bills-of-materials and calculating manufacturing costs for components.
  • Ensuring effective communication of costs and assumptions, holding both parties accountable for variations.
  • Collaborating closely with Manufacturing to ensure alignment between quoted methods and costs.
  • Providing estimates of non-recurring expenses relating to program activities.


  • Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline (e.g. Mechanical Engineering) with relevant work experience
  • Technical knowledge of automotive transmission systems, including differentials.
  • Proven capability of detail design and component solid modelling with CREO or other main platform CAD system in a similar environment.
  • Experience of modern manufacturing methods (Heat Treatment, CNC Machining, Assembly etc)
  • Strong business and commercial skills, including familiarity with contracts, NDA's, IP, proposals, pricing, and margins.
  • A flexible approach, being able to work successfully in a small team to aggressive timescales.

If you're ready to take the next step in your career and join a dynamic team at the forefront of innovation, apply now!
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