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Senior/Lead Control Systems Software Engineer

Job Description

Earthstream are proud to be recruiting a Senior/Lead Control Systems Software Engineer for a true leader in advanced systems integration with a focus on operational technology & digital transformation for some of the most highly regulated and challenging industrial environments

Job Role: Senior/Lead Control Systems Software Engineer

Location: Stone

Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 pa

As a Senior/Lead Control Systems Software Engineer your remit will include:

We are looking for enthusiastic & experienced engineers to join our clients existing Energy team to perform all aspects software design, development and implementation for PLC based control systems. The role will require the successful candidate to lead projects in the delivery of PLC and SCADA/DCS systems primarily in the Thermal, Hydro and Wind power generation systems. Projects included upgrades to latest versions and virtualisation applications, process improvements and modifications as well as 'greenfield" projects requiring the complete software development lifecycle; design, coding, testing, install and commissioning. The candidate should have proven main-stream control automation experience across several previous projects utilising the technology platforms listed below and developing Structured code to IEC 61131 pt3.

What you will bring to the company:

  • Minimum 5 years experience using at least one of the following technologies:-
  • Siemens PCS7 v8.0 or greater within medium / large DCS
  • Siemens TIA Portal (S7400/300)
  • Rockwelll Control logix
  • Schneider M580/M340 & Unity Pro
  • Siemens WinCC
  • Rockwell FactoryTalk
  • Panorama
  • Citect
  • Profibus/Profinet, Ethernet etc
  • Knowledge of project lifecycle working to QA procedures
  • Willingness to travel and work away when required
  • Full UK Driving licence

What they promise to offer:

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Flexible working
  • Pension
  • Life assurance policy
  • Private health care
  • Lifestyle screening
  • Salary sacrifice programme
  • Mental health assistance programme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Green car scheme
  • Support in achieving professional engineer status (IEng, CEng) and professional memberships fees covered