We have a brand new opportunity for a New Product Vehicle Specialist to join the Product Engineering team. You will play a pivotal role supporting our already established team with product audits, product installations, and monitoring the performance of the in-vehicle Microlise Product Suite through its lifecycle from inception, through its development and into production.
This role will be 50/50 split between the field and our Head Office in Nottingham, so flexibility is key. Are you an analytically minded and experienced in vehicle installation? Are you looking for a new opportunity and challenge? How about the opportunity to join a leading telematics company, who works with transport operators and vehicle manufacturers throughout the world such as JCB, Eddie Stobart and the leading supermarkets? We’d love to hear from you!
What will you be doing?
Perform product installation guidelines auditing
Create and maintain records that all products across all installers are audited on an agreed basis
Ensure that all problems identified are communicated to installers and that appropriate corrective action is implemented
Perform proactive monitoring of device performance both in the field and in the office
New product research installation, field services and de-kit activities
New Product Field Trials
Liaising with Microlise contractors to facilitate volume NPI installations
Investigate new vehicle architecture, both physical and data
Documenting of new vehicles types including any physical changes and new data opportunities that will impact Microlise in-cab products
Create and maintain a repository of knowledge that includes the learned physical and data attributes of the vehicles visited
Perform new vehicle connectivity investigations between Microlise and Third Party Equipment
What are we looking for?
Demonstrable experience in a similar role, ideally within the logistics industry
In-vehicle installation experience
Analytical mind with a keen eye for detail
Demonstrable experience producing product installation guides
Excellent stakeholder management, both internal and external
The ability to work autonomously, solve problems independently whilst adhering to process
Computer literate and proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
Accustomed to managing a variety of tasks simultaneously and will be adaptable to any sudden changes in the priorities
Full UK Driving Licence and flexibility to travel nationwide
When your groceries arrive at your door or you sign for your online parcel, one or more of our software, telematics or proof-of-purchase solutions has probably been used. Supporting 14 of the UK’s 15 largest retailers, we count household names such as JCB, Eddie Stobart, Carlsberg, Waitrose and Royal Mail as customers.
Proudly Midlands-based, Microlise has been privately-owned for thirty years. Our growing business is guided by our culture which drives the way we behave, the way we work, the way we connect with our customers, and the way we support and develop our people.
We believe in our culture, values and staff successes, take a look around our new careers page to see why our employees love Microlise
We believe in developing our staff and support our employees with their professional development goals
25 days holiday excluding bank holidays, increasing by 1 a year to 30 days
Recognition of service from your 1st year and other anniversaries
Free parking, tea, coffee and daily fruit
Vitality Health Insurance, Employee Assistance Programme and subsidised eye tests and glasses
Free Costco membership
20% off EE mobile and line rental
Local discounts including Raleigh
Great staff extras: Easter eggs, yearly BBQ, Christmas gifts and annual staff awards!
Free tickets to the British Superbikes, come and support Microlise Cresswell racing and the team!