Applications Engineer

Sales · Bicester, Oxfordshire
Department Sales
Employment Type Full-Time

Evolito was spun out of YASA Limited to exclusively industrialise the next-generation electric motor technology and IP for the rapidly-growing aerospace market.

By accelerating the adoption of electric propulsion, we will help revolutionise personal mobility and transform our towns and cities with clean, noise-free electric air transportation.

As part of our current high-growth phase, we are looking for an Applications Engineer to join the team to assess new customer enquiries, conduct commercial and technical qualifications, and work with the Commercial Coordinator to provide customer quotations for approved opportunities.

Key responsibilities will include:


  • Taking ownership for all new customer enquiries relating to new motor and motor controller opportunities
  • Carrying out initial commercial qualification with support and guidance from the CCO to: assess any IP risks, identify the value add of an Evolito solution, understand the customers business case and opportunities, understand the customers decision making process, commercial approvals required and likely program timing
  • Carrying out technical qualification with support from the Applications Engineering team to assess the customers mechanical/electrical/cooling system competence and the technical risks within the application
  • Providing information to customers on the mechanical, electrical and cooling system integration requirements for an Evolito motor and motor controller within the proposed customer application
  • Working with the Commercial Coordinator to prepare winning customer quotations
  • Support on-going maintenance of technical documentation/FAQs and other published information to ensure all information is accurate and up-to-date
  • Bring customer and application insights to the specification of future Evolito standard products, motor and motor controllers

Skills and experience required:


  • Degree level qualification a relevant engineering discipline (Electrical or Mechanical Engineering preferred)
  • Previous proven experience of working in a relevant technical industry such as aerospace or automotive
  • Previous proven experience interfacing with customers providing technical know-how
  • Experience of interfacing with customers on both technical and commercial matters
  • Strong technical knowledge and commercial insight with the ability to prioritise the highest value lowest risk opportunities
  • Ability to act as the face of Evolito when dealing with our customers
  • A 'self-starter' attitude with energy and enthusiasm
  • Ability to thrive within a fast-moving, high growth business environment
  • Ability to work under pressure while managing conflicting demands against tight deadlines
  • A flexible approach to work
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, practiced in discussion and presentations
  • Candidates must have UK driving license and ability to travel (incl. international).


  • Experience of working within a Tier 1 or Tier 2 aerospace or automotive supplier environment
  • Experience of electric motors and motor controllers.

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