Vacancy - Field Service Engineer


Field Service Engineer (HBO/WO)


Prime Vision has developed the concept Autonomous Sorting, the sorting of shipments by mobile robots. The development is in its final stage and expected to be deployed at various clients in Europe and USA in the coming period.

The job

As Field Service Engineer you will have a shared responsibility for the commissioning and support of the Autonomous Sorting system at customer sites. You will be configuring the Autonomous Sorting system to the customer’s specific requirements.  This involves setting up all system components, configuring interfaces with peripheral equipment such as cameras and scanners, and putting our software into operation. In this role you will work together with various parties on-site.

You will be the primary point of contact for subsystem testing, for the system to pass the Site Acceptance Test and for on-site support during the first period of production.

As part of the core Autonomous Sorting team, it is your responsibility to work collaboratively with the product manager, project manager and customer to commission, install, support and maintain our product at the customers.

Your tasks will consist of:

  • Install, calibrate, support, diagnose, repair and upgrade hardware or software.
  • Provide on-site customer services including commissioning and start-up, performance tests, troubleshooting, training, operations guidance.
  • Troubleshoot problems in a quick and effective manner.
  • Support of equipment both mechanically and electrically.
  • Act as a technical reference for our products for customers, partners, distributors and integrators.
  • Interact with the customers in order to configure the solution to their technical and operational requirements.
  • Document interventions and resolutions for future reference, and attend debrief meetings.
  • Support our Product and Project teams with internal and external review meetings.
  • Contribute to standardization of technical service delivery processes and tools and document best operating practices.
  • All other tasks that may be required by our operations.

Your background

  • Higher professional (HBO) or University (WO) degree in Mechatronics, Electrical Engineering, Software, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Automation.
  • Min 3 years experience on-site support.
  • Experience in Linux or Unix environment.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Troubleshooting skills.
  • Capable to work in a stressful environment to deliver mission critical solutions.
  • Initiative, resourcefulness and detail oriented.
  • Client-oriented personality, with good communication skills verbal & written in English.

An added Plus

  • High-level knowledge regarding PLC’s, sensors and/or experience in.
  • Mechatronics system.
  • Experience in Mechatronics or Electro-Mechanical field support.

Location and Travel

  • Willing to travel 70% of the time.

What you can expect from us

In the position of Field Service Engineer, you will have the chance to make a significant contribution to the growth and profitability of Autonomous Sorting. We offer a full-time position in an informal and professional working environment with a lot of room for personal development and many extras:

    • A challenging technical job with lots of space for creativity.
    • An enthusiastic, ambitious team of colleagues within a dynamic company with great worldwide ambitions and a very flat company culture.
    • Market conform salary and excellent secondary working conditions.
    • Many nice extras like company fitness and chair massage.
    • Fulltime job with flexible working hours.
    • Challenging and dynamic working environment in a young company that belongs to the top of the world in its market.
    • International working environment.

About us

Daily, millions of mail and parcels, suitcases and badges are processed by our customers utilising Prime Vision software and platforms. Our customers include companies such as DHL, Beumer, Vanderlande, SICK, PostNL, DPD as well as many other major logistics and e-commerce companies around the world.  At the heart of their systems, Prime Vision products and solutions are working away to reliability and swiftly ensure our customers can fulfil their commitments.

Prime Vision is amongst the top innovators in the field of advanced recognition (OCR software, computer vision) and sorting decision systems. We are proud to have some of the best brains in the industry, who work tirelessly to develop new products and solutions built around recognition technology, artificial intelligence, robotics and big data. We are a full-service technology company that while active in several sectors, our primary focus remains the global postal and logistics market.

Do you have what it takes?

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Vacancy Field Service Engineer (HBO/WO)

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