An exciting opportunity has come up to join Frauscher UK, a small subsidiary of Frauscher Sensor Technology – a global organisation that has been forging new and innovative paths in the global railway industry for over 30 years.

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Based in our office in Farnborough, Frauscher UK offers a diverse and vibrant place to work with an agile, supportive and open culture where our staff are never afraid to bring new ideas. We are passionate about our people and encourage career and personal development and learning.

We are looking for an Engineer to join the Engineering team. Reporting to the Senior Engineer, the Engineer will undertake Frauscher UK engineering activities and will be the lead on small to medium-sized projects in the delivery phase. 

The ideal candidate will have mechanical or electrical engineering background, keen to learn about our industry and technology, be a self-starter with great teamwork skills and will be qualified to degree level. 


Your main roles and responsibilities

  • Assist with engineering activities to ensure compliance with customer requirements, applicable standards, specification, processes and procedures
  • Support on trial installation (planning, organising, execution)
  • Provide general technical after-sales support to clients (like as Alstom, Siemens and Network Rail)
  • Assess, troubleshoot and resolve root causes of issues
  • Support the repair process
  • Manage and communicate engineering issues in the team and with the HQ
  • Identify and share best practices through continuous review and/or lessons learnt
  • Produce technical reports to support project deliverables
  • Provide technical support for exhibitions
  • Provide technical support to other departments

You are just right for this role if

  • You have 3+ years Engineering experience
  • You have achieved a Mechanical or Electrical Engineering degree or similar engineering experience
  • You have great report writing and presentation skills 
  • You have outstanding communication skills, a can-do attitude and are keen to learn new things
  • You are adaptable and enjoy finding solutions to problems
  • You are comfortable with regular travel around the UK, and flexible to work occasional night and weekend shifts

What we offer

  • Competitive Salary package
  • 8% employer pension
  • 33 days holiday including bank holidays
  • BUPA personal healthcare
  • LinkedIn Learning subscription
  • Free Specsavers eye tests
  • Company iPhone 12
  • Sage Benefits – offering a variety of discounts for shops, holidays and restaurants
  • Employee Assistance programme – including access to an online GP
  • Hybrid Home-Office blend after initial training, including the tech setup to support great home and in-office work
  • Time for training and personal development each week
  • Bookable workstations included seated and standing desks, quiet work and collaboration spaces
  • Healthy snacks and drinks plus regular work lunches and breakfasts
  • Opportunity to work as part of a social and innovative company
  • Regular social events such as Christmas and summer celebrations and days out
  • Agile and open corporate culture
  • Working with and in an international team

Company Events

Excursions, sporting events, fitness training sessions, workshops, presentations: As a part of our team, you can look forward to various regularly held events. What’s more, the entire staff gets together four times a year.


With “rundum g’sund” (“healthy all around”), we offer an extensive programme of events revolving around the topics of health, sports and nutrition. Additionally, you’re welcome to make use of a health consultation every four weeks.


Our team regularly does sports together – for instance, playing soccer or volleyball. If you’re exercising privately or at a gym, you’ll receive a financial contribution from us.

Company iPhones

Every employee receives an iPhone for professional as well as private use.

Further Training

We’ve got a generous budget for company internal and external training. If you like, you can opt for a Bildungsteilzeit (part-time job for pursuing some form of further education).

Flexible Working Hours

Different working time models without core time ensure plenty of flexibility. Comp time or days off can easily be coordinated with your team.

Home office

Provided with the necessary equipment, you have the possibility to work from home at any time through individual agreements.
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