PCS7 Engineer

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
28 Nov 2016
Closes
26 Dec 2016
Sectors
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Summary of main purpose of the job:
The design, implementation and commissioning of PCS7 based Control Systems and related software engineering activities for a variety of industrial control system applications predominantly in the Generation industry. The candidate should have proven experience in PCS7 Systems, ideally supported by Siemens certification/training. This role is based at the client office in Staffordshire, but there may be some periods of working at our customer's sites in the UK currently.

Role Description:
- Development of control system design and options from customer requirements
- Provide design input to development of system wide generics
- PCS7 programming of control systems from given designs
- Involvement throughout whole software/systems lifecycle, from design through coding to testing, installation and configuration, and documentation (working throughout to full QA procedures)
- Working within project team to customer deadlines
- Installation and configuration/testing work at customer sites

Essential Requirements:

- In depth knowledge of PCS7 system design
- Engineering / Computer related or appropriate engineering qualification (degree/HND) or comparable industrial experience
- Minimum 4 years' experience expectation to fulfil requirements of this post.
- Good client facing skills, must be able to work as part of combined client/contractor team
- Willingness to travel and work away when required
- Driving licence

Desirable Skills:
- IEC61131 PLC Coding Standards.
- IEC61508 Safety Systems
- Network architecture design
- Experience of working in the Power Generation Industry.

Candidates should possess the following personal qualities:
- Confident and capable and able to work under own initiative
- Ability to work well under pressure and to deadlines
- Have good communication skills
- Be flexible in working methods

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