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Application Engineer

City:  Delft
Country/Region:  NL

About Prysmian Group

Prysmian Group is the world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry. Each year, the Group manufacturers thousands of miles of underground and submarine cables and systems for power transmission and distribution, as well as medium low voltage cables for the construction and infrastructure sectors. We also produce a comprehensive range of optical fibers, copper cables and connectivity for voice, video and data transmission for the telecommunication sector. We are almost 29.000 employees, across 52 countries. Everyone at Prysmian Group has the potential to make their mark; because whatever you do, wherever you are based, you will be part of a company that is helping transform the world around us. “Make your mark”.


Team Overview and Job responsibilities


We are looking for an Application Engineer to our Dutch organization in Delft. You will be reporting to The Head of Customer Care and will work together with colleagues, in the Product Development, Sales and Quality Departments in the Netherlands and with colleagues abroad from our HQ in Milan. Our customers are both in industry, electricity network companies and our large wholesalers. Besides this an important part of the job will be the external participation in several committees.


This position is on the band E.


You will be responsible on the following:


  • Cooperation with customers regarding:

         - applying the correct cables;

         - calculating complex cable issues;

         - advising on the use of CPR;

         - supporting the Cable App.


  • Continued development of the Cable App, communication in technical English with the specialists in Milan;
  • Recording complaints and assessing the complaints on site and then resolving them with the sales and quality department;
  • Participation in various committees, NEC64, NEN1010, NEN8012, FEDET etc.;
  • Supporting the Product Development department with setting up new articles, drawings, specification sheets etc.;
  • Training “new” employees with regard to cable knowledge.


Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a candidate, who has:

  • Bachelor degree in Power Engineering
  • Extensive knowledge of low voltage cable calculations (this will be 50% of the work);
  • Knowledge of NEN1010;
  • Good commercial skills to speak to customer;
  • Good communication and presentation skills (to be able to make and give presentations to large group);
  • Advance level of oral and verbal Dutch and English;
  • Experience in similar role is a plus;
  • Travelling mainly in the Netherlands is required time to time.


Prysmian Group, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, aims to attract and recruit individuals with diverse backgrounds, skills and abilities, who will enhance the quality of service and contribute to the Group’s success. Prysmian Group is committed to the development of an organization that prioritizes talent, where people feel respected, appreciated and free to fully express their human potential. Prysmian Group strongly believes that diversity drives meritocracy and brings significant value at all levels of the organization, increases the possibility of capturing market opportunities and maximizing value for our customers and shareholders. Prysmian Group bases its decisions on principles of equality, with evaluations based on the type of position and with a focus on best practices so individuals succeed based on their efforts and skills and their alignment with applicable job requirements. Line Mangers, Hiring Managers, HR Corporate and HR Local are responsible for ensuring that diversity and inclusion are respected during the recruiting process. Unconscious bias and stereotypes must not influence our selection processes. We look for the best candidates and for the real value they can bring into the organization. We value meritocracy. We value diversity. We turn off our bias. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, military service and veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Prysmian Group will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. Your application data will be treated according to our Data Protection Policy. If you believe you require assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview, please let us know.

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