Application Engineer- Structural

Reference No: 13792

What's the role?

Reporting to the Sales Director Oglaend System, a Hilti group company, this is a newly created role of Application Engineer- Structural

You will be responsible for designing, developing and implementing complex modular support system solutions targeting Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation disciplines in sectors such as Oil & Gas (On-Shore and Off-Shore Plants), Shipbuilding, Mining and Industry.

Who is Hilti?

If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With some 29,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.

What does the role involve?

The Application Engineer- Structural will be the primary technical resource for the off-shore team.
You will steer technical design collaboration with the regional project team along with being commercially responsible for actively identifying, driving and managing the design stages of the sales and planning process to identified engineering disciplines within key asset owners, EPC and contractors.

You will conduct customer/project analysis to create applications that respond to our customer needs as well as respond to functional and technical elements of RFIs/RFPs /RFQs. Using your strong communication skills, you will perform technical and product training both at customer sites and engineering offices as well as develop technical competence within the Hilti Energy and Industry sales teams.

The role would be responsible for engineering of complete applications as lead engineer based on Hilti and Oglaend modular support systems and related products such as anchors or direct fastening solutions using either company proprietary software (HILTI PROFIS suite) or structural analysis software (e.g. R-Stab, SAP2000)

Oglaend and Hilti products are widely preferred on global Oil & Gas Projects for the productivity gains along with weight saving features of the modular systems and no repaint benefits of Hilti fastening on Steel fixing points.

What do we offer?

We'll give you everything you need to excel in your role, including ongoing training. In return for your exceptional performance and consistent results, you'll receive one-to-one coaching, as well as exciting career development opportunities. Furthermore, we offer an attractive remuneration package, 5 weeks of leave and annual leave loading.

Why should you apply?

We have a diverse and inclusive workforce and offer a high performance yet caring culture. We will give you all of the training and development opportunities that you need to help grow your career with a market leader. All we need from you is a great attitude and a customer centric approach to everything you do.

What you need is:

  • Engineering degree in mechanical, structural and /or computer science with at least 5 years sales experience and technical knowledge of offshore industry standards is preferable. Experience within offshore EPCs and yards is a plus
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in managing projects with multiple stakeholders
  • Experience in presenting project status and risks to senior management
  • High learning agility with attention to detail
  • Independent self- starter with a can-do attitude

“I love the fact that my job isn’t just technical. It involves planning and dealing with people too. The culture is brilliant. It’s challenging, yes, but it’s friendly and welcoming too. It’s all about teamwork, and your ideas are really taken on board.”

- Andreas, Head of Corporate Research and Technology

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