Software Engineer- Control Systems

Cubiq Recruitment Ltd
£30k - £40k pa + Benefits
12 Aug 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Engineer- Control Systems
£30,000- £40,000 + Benefits
Location: Staffordshire
Permanent Position

I have an exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer to join a successful and growing engineering business based in Staffordshire. This company specialise in the development of bespoke equipment and instrumentation supplied to the Gas, Oil & Gas and Petrochemical industries worldwide.

The company are going through a strong period of growth in response to the successful development of new product ranges and have recently had significant investment with ambitious plans for further growth over the next few years.

Working in collaboration with a multidiscipline engineering team the position will cover complete system development of PLC-based control Systems. It will involve design, documentation, development, testing and commissioning seeing projects from initial design through to customer site acceptance.

Key Responsibilities:

- The design, documentation, development, testing and commissioning of PLC-based control systems
- This will cover the complete system development lifecycle from initial design through to customer site acceptance
- Investigation and rectification of defects at customer's sites
- Provide support and assistance to other engineering disciplines within the design team

Skills and Background Required:

- Knowledge of process control principles.
- Knowledge and experience of working with PLC-based control systems.
- Experience of the complete software/systems design lifecycle.
- Knowledge of network / serial communications protocols and hardware.
- Experience working within the Gas, Oil & Gas or Petrochemical industries or similar
- A working knowledge of Nation Grid standards is desirable

Desirable Skills:

- Knowledge of C&I Engineering.
- Knowledge of HTML, PHP or JavaScript.
- Experience of IE61131-3 programming languages.
- Experience with the following hardware platforms: OPTO22 PAC's & GE / MTL PAC8000 Controllers

Qualification Requirements:

- A Degree, HND, HNC or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline is essential

This is an excellent opportunity to join a busy and successful business that are at the forefront of developing cutting edge products that offer the opportunity of an enjoyable and exciting career in a growing company.


If you are interested in finding out more about this opportunity, please submit your CV via the link provided and I will contact you shortly for a confidential discussion.

Cubiq Recruitment is recognised as a trusted supplier of permanent, contract and interim recruitment services to the technology and manufacturing sectors.

Our teams of specialist recruiters operate across the following engineering and commercial disciplines; mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, controls & instrumentation, embedded software & electronics, quality & manufacturing, product design and project, programme & operations management.

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