Application Engineer - German Speaking (Cambridge, UK)

Cambridge, England, United Kingdom · Application Engineering


Remuneration: Competitive depending on experience. Other benefits available are dependent on location

Essential: Fluency in German

The Application Engineer role will appeal to engineers or scientists with an interest in materials. They will be working closely with our commercial teams, showing how the whole range of materials and processing options available today are characterised and feature within the product development processes. This will involve organisations from all of the leading industry sectors, including: aerospace, personal electronics, automotive, etc.

About Granta

Granta Design, a subsidiary of ANSYS Inc, is a software company leading the specialised field of materials information technology. Our mission is to advance materials engineering and education, and to enable better, greener, safer products. Materials information technology is where software and information technology meet materials science and engineering. Granta has been the leader in this niche field for twenty years, beginning at Cambridge University Engineering Department. We help materials engineering teams in industry to be more efficient and effective as they build their organizations’ material intelligence. We help companies make better decisions about the use of materials (such as metals, composites, and plastics) in their products. And we help university educators to develop material intelligence in the next generation of engineers and scientists.

We do this through market-leading software, unique information resources, supporting services, and by collaborating with the best engineering enterprises, technology providers, materials institutions, and the global materials education community. Customers include Airbus, Boeing, General Motors, NASA, PSA Peugeot Citroen, and Rolls-Royce.

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The Role

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The ideal candidate will have:

Some previous experience in commercial sales or fluency in another major European language would be an advantage.


Career Development

We value our people and work hard to create an environment which rewards positivity and supports personal and professional development. As part of this commitment we provide a tailored induction plan, regular reviews and excellent opportunities for progression.

This role offers career development opportunities into either more commercially or more technically focused responsibilities at Granta, depending on interests/inclination of the successful applicant.

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