Inside Sales Engineer


Vicon is the world leader in Motion Capture, developing high-performance software and innovative hardware products for the entertainment, engineering, and medical industries. Vicon systems are a crucial tool for measurement and 3D tracking for cutting-edge science including biomechanics, robotics, and virtual or augmented reality. Vicon products have been used in many major feature films, video games, and commercials. We have offices in Oxford, Denver, Los Angeles, and Auckland.

Vicon Motion Systems Ltd is a subsidiary company of Oxford Metrics (OMG plc)
Role Summary

Vicon has an immediate opening for an ambitious and team-oriented person as an Inside Sales Engineer to support the Sales team through the sales process with accumulated technical knowledge.


  • Owning the technical sales process from inbound inquiry and discovery, through post-sales and customer success
  • Sales – Assisting business development managers (BDM) and our distributors throughout the pre–sales process: 
    • Qualifying and monitoring sales leads 
    • Opportunity creation, order input, Quote generation and sales order process in CRM 
    • Monitoring bid sites and forums for leads 
    • Generating and collating lead reports for sales director 
    • Creating opportunities in Salesforce for demos and loans 
    • Front line communication for initial incoming leads 
    • Handle incoming and outbound phone calls with prospects and customers 
  • Pre Sales – Developing an intimate understanding of our systems and solutions to assist sales: 
    • Designing system layouts 
    • Test system configurations 
  • Customer Success – Maintaining proactive communication with customers post-sale through multi-department resourcing and automation 

Required Skills and Experience

  • B.S.C degree in sciences or related technical field or qualified through experience  
  • Strong written and oral communication and problem-solving skills 
  • Confident and able to communicate professionally with and at all levels 
  • Self-motivated and resourceful in finding solutions by working with others 
  • Organised and able to prioritise tasks working alone or within a team 
  • Experience with Microsoft office applications 

Preferred Skills (advantageous but not essential)

  • 2+ years’ experience in technical sales or support 
  • Proficiency with Salesforce, motion capture software, any design software 
  • Knowledge of inertial measurement units 
  • Customer relationship management (CRM) system experience 


  • Competitive salary
  • ​25 days annual leave
  • ​Private medical Insurance 
  • ​10% company pension 
  • ​Permanent health insurance
  • ​Life Cover 

​Vicon is an equal opportunities employer.


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