Control Systems Design Engineer - Homeworking

45000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual + plus car allowance and bonus
10 Jun 2021
08 Jul 2021
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a leading automated solutions provider, is looking to expand their technical offering with additional controls design engineers who have experience in the full project lifecyle to join their team. You can be based anywhere in the UK, as this role will have a high degree of remote working either from home or from a customer site.

You should have experience within the following sectors/ industries: steel, paper, marine, production lines, manufacturing, or heavy industrial engineering.

Reporting into the Engineering Director, you will be responsible for full-lifecycle technical delivery of controls and automation projects from concept electrical design of control systems, through to commissioning and hand-over within the heavy engineering industries.

Job Responsibilities

Being involved in pre-sales enquires and understanding of client requirement, as well as applying industrial standards and best practices.
Initial concept design, including Functional Design Specification, Safety Requirements Specification, Single Line Diagram, Network Topology, Device Layout, Cause & effect Matrix, Safety Block Diagram, etc
Handover to the Hardware Design team and review of the produced designs
Software Design, including the Software Design Specification and production of Software / Configuration deliverables for e.g. PLC / HMI / SCADA / Robot / Drives / BMS / etc
Maintenance of the Technical Construction File
Factory Acceptance Testing
Commissioning and Site Acceptance Testing
Other Duties as requiredExperience:

Degree and/ or HNC/ HND qualified within relevant discipline.
Experience working full lifecycle at various stages of a project from cradle to grave.
Experience with concept electrical design of control systems for large drives (typically from ABB, Siemens, ABB, Rockwell)
Experience writing, programming, and commissioning PLC software and hardware,
Experience with various SCADA/ HMI systems
Experience managing projects and experience in a customer facing role.
Experience within industries such as, steel, paper, marine, production line & manufacturing
Desirable: experience working with and/ or exposure to industrial robots from the likes of ABB, Fanuc, Kuka etc.This is a fantastic role within a well-established and highly renowned client who are rapidly expanding. If interested in finding out more about this role, please apply now with your most recent and up-to-date CV, or email to arrange a confidential discussion.

*Please note that you must hold the right to work in the UK to apply for this position.


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