Vacancies With Laser Measurement Tool Specialists - Third Dimension


Job Title: Applications / Sales Engineer
Location: Bristol, BS34 7PZ
Salary: £28,000 - £42,000 per annum
Contract Type: Permanent / Full time

Company
Third Dimension is the leader in the field of non-contact dimensional measuring equipment used principally in the aerospace and automotive industries worldwide and sold through an international network of Distributors

Role:
An opportunity has arisen for an Applications Engineer to join Third Dimension based in Bristol.
We are looking for an Applications Engineer to join our fast-growing customer and engineering support team. This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated Application Engineer with strong customer-facing skills and an adaptable approach to work. This is a supporting role to our worldwide distributor network and key customers, reporting to the Applications Manager. The main tasks are providing technical training, supporting product installations, solving technical challenges, and supporting the sales team where necessary. This role will involve regular UK and international travel.
The ideal candidate will be organised, thorough and capable of managing multiple product development and internal improvement projects whilst recognising the fluid and flexible requirements of a small business.

Required:

  • Experience in the aerospace and/or automotive manufacturing industry.
  • Metrology experience.
  • Excellent customer facing skills, by telephone, email and in person.
  • Ability to perform under pressure in an autonomous and team environment.
  • Innovative problem solving and incident management skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret Engineering documentation and Engineering Drawings.​​​​​​​

Desirable:

  • At least 2 years application support experience, preferably in a field based role.
  • Lean Six Sigma certification.
  • Experience of delivering technical training in an international environment.
  • Knowledge of PC & Embedded hardware, Windows Systems, Microsoft Office, and TCP/IP networking.
  • Foreign language skills are beneficial.
  • Graduate Level or equivalent professional qualifications in Engineering.

Benefits:

  • A salary of £28,000 - £42,000 per annum depending on experience and hours worked
  • Eligibility for the company bonus scheme
  • Pensions - 5% employer pension contributions
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, rising to 27.5 days after 5 years' service pro-rata depending on hours worked
  • Childcare vouchers - non-taxable and NI exempt vouchers for working parents
  • Health insurance and bike to work scheme
  • Share option scheme & profit share scheme
  • Flexible working hours

Company Values:

  • Passion - Passionate about winning, about people, and our products.
  • Optimism - Entrepreneurial outlook where prudent risk taking is encouraged and rewarded. 
  • Curious - Eager to learn, get involved, gain knowledge, and contribute to the team's experience.
  • Empowerment – Encouraged to take the initiative, make the right decisions and innovate.
  • Care - Flexibility that helps team members strike a healthy work and life balance.

If you are looking for an interesting and varied job where you can use your skills to make a real difference, we look forward to hearing from you! Please submit your CV online, together with a covering letter to careers2019@third.com
Please also specify the vacancy reference number when applying - V1909

Job Title:  Senior Software Engineer - C#/.NET
Location: Bristol, BS34 7PZ
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 full time equivalent
Contract Type: Permanent / Part time 20+ hours a week

Company

Third Dimension is a market leading manufacturer of optical profile measurement solutions for the advanced manufacturing sector.  Boasting an impressive client list consisting of most major automotive and aerospace manufacturers worldwide, our products are used across every continent.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Software Engineer to join a growing Engineering team working on developing the next generation of the company’s innovative handheld and robotic laser measurement systems.

Role:

  • Design and develop new software components for the company’s innovative handheld and robotic laser measurement systems.
  • Contribute to new product development.
  • Assist other members of the Engineering team on their projects.  
  • Provide information and help on company software
  • Analyse and fix existing code

 Required skills and experience:

  • Extensive commercial C# .NET desktop application development experience.
  • Understanding of good software engineering practice.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Scientific or engineering degree or equivalent.
  • Have strong software engineering background with a good knowledge of related technologies.
  • Strong interest and enthusiasm for engineering or technology.
  • Self-starter able to work in a small team

Desirable

  • Windows installers (Wix).
  • Exposure to image processing
  • Metrology
  • Robotics
  • Aerospace or automotive experience

Benefits

  • A full-time equivalent salary of £40,000-£55,000 depending on experience
  • Eligibility for the company bonus scheme
  • Pensions - 5% employer pension contributions
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, rising to 27.5 days after 5 years' service pro-rata depending on hours worked
  • Health insurance and bike to work scheme
  • Share option scheme & profit share scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free onsite parking

How to apply

Send your CV with a cover letter to: careers2019@third.com quoting vacancy reference V1912.

Job Title:  Senior Software Engineer - C++
Location: Bristol, BS34 7PZ
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 full time equivalent
Contract Type: Permanent / Part time 20+ hours a week

Company

Third Dimension is a market leading manufacturer of optical profile measurement solutions for the advanced manufacturing sector.  Boasting an impressive client list consisting of most major automotive and aerospace manufacturers worldwide, our products are used across every continent.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Software Engineer to join a growing Engineering team working on developing the next generation of the company’s innovative handheld and robotic laser measurement systems.

Role:

  • Design and develop new software components, mathematical elements and algorithms for the company’s innovative handheld and robotic laser measurement systems.
  • Contribute to new product development. 
  • Assist other members of the Engineering team on their projects.  
  • Provide information and help on company software.
  • Analyse and fix existing code.
  • Test other engineers' code.

Required skills and experience:

  • Extensive commercial C++ application development experience.
  • Understanding of good software engineering practice.
  • Able to write clear, maintainable code.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Scientific or engineering degree or equivalent.
  • Strong software engineering background with a good knowledge of related technologies.
  • Strong interest and enthusiasm for engineering or technology.
  • Self-starter able to work in a small team.
  • Algorithms/mathematical experience.

Desirable

  • Windows installers (Wix).
  • Exposure to image processing, metrology software or robotics.
  • Windows CE
  • Platform builder
  • Aerospace or automotive experience

Benefits

  • A full-time equivalent salary of £40,000-£55,000 depending on experience
  • Eligibility for the company bonus scheme
  • Pensions - 5% employer pension contributions
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, rising to 27.5 days after 5 years' service pro-rata depending on hours worked
  • Health insurance and bike to work scheme
  • Share option scheme & profit share scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free onsite parking

How to apply

Send your CV with a cover letter to: careers2019@third.com quoting vacancy reference V1911.

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