LabVIEW & PLC Software Engineer

Salary Negotiable
18 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Acapella Recruitment
Contract Type
Full Time

LabVIEW & PLC Software Engineer

Salary Negotiable depending on experience

Our client, a coating solutions company, is looking to recruit a LabVIEW & PLC Software Engineer to work as part of the team in their Equipment Build Department.


Design, development and maintenance of control system software aspects of the Company’s PVD coating and test equipment, including:

  • Programming and configuring LabVIEW software based control systems, as well as developing expertise in programming Siemens PLC/SCADA based control systems
  • Experience using NI hardware (DAQ card, RIO, etc.)
  • Experience using version control
  • Interpret and understand customer industrial control system requirements
  • Produce design documents including I/O lists, functional and/or software design specifications and flow charts, parts lists, wiring schematics, bill of materials, test documents etc.
  • Involvement with selection and procurement of components
  • Ensure that the systems comply with relevant local health & safety, build standards and other regulatory requirements that exist in different countries (Low voltage directive, Machinery directive, CE marking etc.)
  • Testing and commissioning equipment
  • Manage project costs and on-time delivery
  • Providing advice and support as necessary to Sales & Marketing in order to facilitate the quotation process
  • Providing advice and support as necessary to Technical Support and Service
  • Coordinating and working with external contractors and suppliers

Your profile:

  • Industrial experience in the field of LabVIEW control system design is essential, ideally Certified LabVIEW Associate Developer (CLAD) or higher.
  • Good working knowledge of PLC/SCADA programming software would be an advantage, particularly Siemens and Controle Maestro
  • Degree in Electrical/Electronic/Control engineering or related field an advantage
  • Good communication skills
  • Willingness to take on responsibility
  • Ability to display flexibility and openness as well as working well under pressure
  • Highly motivated, with commitment to deliver on time and on budget

If you have the relevant experience required and are interested in this position, please apply ASAP...

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