Thermo Fisher Scientific - Global Technical Support Engineer

The Global Technical Support Engineer TEM is member of the GTS EMEA team in Europe. This group is responsible for the 2nd line support within European region, installation assistance, handling technical escalation and the remote support.

The Global Technical Support Engineer is mainly responsible for providing technical support in order to enable quick and proper solutions to problems in the field. In order to successfully do so, the Engineer Global Technical Support will have to develop close relations with colleagues from other GTS teams. Application team and the field service. He/she can work independently under stress-situations (time-pressure, expectations), understands the importance of customer satisfaction, and succeeds through dedication, enthusiasm, technical capabilities and enabling a network of expert people within ThermoFisher Scientific.
Locations: UK based with EMEA travel to Europe, Middle East, Africa and India.

What will you do?
Essential Duties and responsibilities:

  • Provide 2nd line technical support up to system level of TEM products. This means phone and email support as well as traveling to customer sites and repair down tools that are under escalation. This also includes training the onsite engineers while doing repairs.

  • Provide remote support to our FSE’s as well as customers

Who we are looking for:
Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • The successful candidate will possess the following combination of education and experience:

  • University degree in technical direction, or a combination of education and experience that demonstrates the required skills.

  • Experience in high-tech industry environment in service, development or manufacturing

  • Experience with project management

  • Experience with analytical equipment (electronics, software, physics, mechanics) such as Electron Microscopes, Wafer steppers, Medical Equipment (e.g. MRI-scan)

  • Experience with demanding customers and understanding of the importance of customer relations and intimacy.

  • Self-starter who is also highly productive when not supervised.

  • Traveling (30% - 50% of working time)

  • Fluent in English (verbal and in writing); other language skills are an asset.

  • Good skills in communicating, persuading, inspiring, developing and motivating are required in order to interact with other people.

What’s in it for you?
We offer excellent opportunities to progress your career along with training and a chance to be a part of a growing successful organization. 

About us:

As the world leader in serving science, our work is more than something that fills our days. When you’re part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do challenging work, and be part of a team that values performance, quality and innovation. With revenues of $20 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world. 

Each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. It’s not just a career, it’s a chance to realize your best – professionally and personally.

Join us and contribute to our mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today!