Application Engineer (WorkNC / VISI)

Service Application, Gloucester, United Kingdom

Job title:                            Applications Engineer (VISI & WORKNC)

Location:                          Gloucester, Chippenham, Reading, Telford or Home based


As a member of the UK professional services team working with CAD/CAM products, you will be providing quality pre and post sales technical support, customer training and consultancy. Promoting good practice in the delivery of technical support and customer training using relevant industry knowledge. You will provide technical assistance to the UK & Ireland Sales team and support for Hexagon offices & resellers worldwide.

The Applications Engineer (VISI & WORKNC) will report to the VISI Support & Services Manager.

  • Deliver training, support and consultancy primarily for VISI and WORKNC but also associated Hexagon Production Software (HPS) products, on site, at Hexagon offices and remotely.
  • Identify Sales opportunities for VISI and WORKNC and other Hexagon Production Software (HPS) products.
  • Create learning media, material etc. to support both direct customers and resellers.
  • Promote VISI, WORKNC and other HPS products through social media.
  • Engage with Product Development teams to provide idea’s for product direction and to ensure that the solutions provided meet the market requirements.
  • Develop strong relationships with all key stakeholders, including Sales, Marketing, Support & Development, as well as with the Customer base.
  • To utilise the Company CRM system to document & manage the delivery of pre-sales activities, post-sales support & services.

  • Extensive experience using CAD/CAM applications and high level of computer competency in current operating systems and Microsoft products.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities as well as ability to build and maintain client relationships and expectations.
  • Customer facing and/or support experience.
  • Ability to organise and structure activities and effective time management.
  • Display a professional attitude & appearance.
  • Valid UK driving licence.
What we offer:
  • This person will have the chance to work with leading edge technology whilst having the opportunity to travel and experience a variation of manufacturing disciplines across customers throughout the UK & Ireland
  • Opportunities for career development in a global organisation
  • 25 days of holidays, increasing to 28 days after 3 years
  • Life Insurance and private healthcare, pension contribution.

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About Hexagon

Hexagon is a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, and quality across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, safety, and mobility applications.

Our technologies are shaping urban and production ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous – ensuring a scalable, sustainable future.

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division provides solutions that utilise data from design and engineering, production and metrology to make manufacturing smarter.

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