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Senior Applications Engineer


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Purpose of the role:

To provide Application team support to the in house Commercial team and UK Sales team with the lighting design requirements needed on major tender and contract opportunities.

Reporting to: Head of Applications


Key Responsibilities:

  • Carry out lighting designs based on a specification which has been clarified with the Sales team and/or customer and/or relevant standards;
  • Attend site visits, customer visits and meetings to run through Application department presentations and when lighting design work is required;
  • Liaise with the Customer Support department so quotations can be produced based on lighting designs;
  • Provide technical and lighting design assistance for the sales team and external client base;
  • Update and maintain SalesForce with new projects received from the Sales team and clients;
  • Help develop and meet the Business Objectives for the team.


  • You will be an effective communicator with strong report writing skills, commercial understanding and the ability to plan, coordinate and organise a range of activities;
  • You will have a good working knowledge of the DMRB and MCHW;
  • You will have experience in lighting reality or AGI;
  • You will be an experienced user of AutoCAD, MS Project and MS Office software;
  • You will have good knowledge of CDM regulations;
  • You will have experience in lighting reality or AGI, electrical cable design and of managing programmes of highway lighting works ;
  • You will be HERS registered.

Applications will be considered from those with a Highway Design background looking to develop their skills in the lighting field.

Beneficial Qualifications:

  • Membership of ILP / SLL or working towards;
  • Registered with the Engineering council or working towards;
  • Degree/HNC in Electrical Engineering or related discipline;
  • ILP Exterior Lighting Diploma;
  • G39
  • BS7671 17th Edition


  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role.

Note for recruitment agencies: Please do not forward unsolicited CVs. DW Windsor will not be responsible for any related fees or candidate registrations.