Metrology Software Applications Engineer

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Machine Tool Products Division


A role supporting the implementation of a PC based probing software product onto CNC machines.
Full training will be provided and it is anticipated that the candidate will spend a number of months embedded within the software group gathering knowledge and experience.
Following this, the role will be based in Machine Tool Division where the candidate will work with various parties to ensure a smooth product launch and provide on-going application support.

•Cooperation with various parties and the Machine Tool division
•Create and conduct in house on-machine development tests
•Assist in the creation of training plans and material
•Conducting Beta site training and testing at customers
•Conducting product launch training at subsidiaries
•Post launch product support


•Proven practical expertise in the use of CNC machines (either Fanuc/Meldas/Haas, Siemens or Heidenhain controllers)
•Familiarity with Microsoft Office products

Desirable Requirements
•Familiarity with CNC macro software
•Confidence with CAD and CAM system usage, particularly Siemens NX
•Familiarity with Quality Procedures and use of QC room equipment
•Experience of writing technical documents, good command of written English
•Familiarity with computer programming techniques

Person specification

•Good personal skills for interaction with other divisions, subsidiary staff and customers
•Able to work alone and as part of team
•Hands-on can do attitude
•Logical problem solving skills
•Must be able to work under the pressure that is possible when software problems arise at customer sites

Opportunities for career development and training
•Training and experience with a wide range of CNCs and Machine Tool Builders in many sectors
•Training and experience with Machine Calibration products and Coordinate Measuring machines
•Experience of working overseas
•Variety of internal training opportunities including an Applications Academy and various specific courses on Microsoft products, Siemens NX CAD and soft skills.


When you join Renishaw, we're committing to your future career. That's because we believe in developing our people's skills and promoting them internally. We also offer a benefits package that's highly desirable, including a 9% non-contributory pension, discretionary annual bonus and pay reviews, subsidised onsite restaurant, free parking and sports and leisure societies. Of course, we appreciate there’s more to work than the office, so we also offer 25 days holiday, Life Assurance and BUPA Renishaw Health Trust.


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