Systems Engineer

25000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP35000/annum
09 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Best in Recruitment, Manufacturing and Engineering specialists, are recruiting for a Systems Engineer in the Coventry Area

The Role of Systems Engineer

• To develop and successfully implement cost effective controls solutions for projects which meet he customer's needs whilst meeting all relevant legislation and staying within budget
• To keep abreast of ever changing technologies and implement proven technology which offer savings to the business
• To support the sales Department in the development of robust, cost effective controls solutions
• To pro-actively Value Engineer the solution in order to identify alternative materials, scope change opportunities whilst meeting performance, quality and compliance with client/statutory standards, codes of practice and requirements
• To work within agreed company procedures and formats
• To report to the Contract Manager/Lead Engineer, be responsible for the detailed design, specification, implementation, FAT testing of the controls solution
• To attend design reviews and submit designs for approval
• To be on-site and be responsible for successful site commissioning and SAT testing of the controls solution
• In conjunction with the Engineering Director, identify, recommend and implement, in a controlled way, improvements and enhancements to Engineering/QA standards
• To provide effective on-site support where possible to client's breakdowns

Details of our Client who seek a Systems Engineer

• Has been established over 30 years and employs around 80 specialist Engineers
• Provide Control System Integration Solutions to a wide variety of sectors including Automotive, Food, Utilities and more
• Are experts in design and implementation of SCADA, CIM, MES and specific integration at the top end of control systems and material handling.
• providing expertise in the design and implementation of HMI, SCADA, CIM, MES and specific integration at the top-end of control systems and materials handling
•provide quality system integration service solutions into a wide range of industrial market sectors

The Ideal Candidate for the role of Systems Engineer

• Will understand Systems Integration Business, commercial impact of design decisions and Engineering Health & Safety legislation
• Will possess a qualification in an electrical, systems or software engineering discipline plus five years post graduate experience in either Food, FMCG, Automotive, Materials Handling or Utility industries OR Will have a HNC/ONC in Electrical/Systems/Software engineering
• Experience in either Food, FMCG, Automotive, Materials Handling or Utility industries
• Will have at least 5 years in a Design Engineering role in a Systems Integration Environment
• Will have experience of specification, design, installation and commissioning of equipment with internal and/or external resource
• Will have experience of CDM, CE, PUWER, HSAW, BSEN 61439, BSEN 60204, BSEN 292 and DSEAR
• Will be experienced in CAD
• Will possess a demonstrable track record of the management of contracts, client and/contractor disputes, contractors, project team, consultants and other external resource
• Demonstrable track record in the successful delivery of cost effective control solutions in some/all of the following industries; food, FMCG, automotive, materials handling or utility industries
• Will be able to influence internally and externally at all levels
• Will possess excellent problem-solving, presentation and communication skills
• Will possess a flexible approach to working, including working away from home and unsocial hours
•Will be able to lead, and be led, depending on level of input of a particular project

If the above opportunity is of interest and you feel you have the skills required of a Systems Engineer, please apply today. Should you require and further information about this or any other role please contact Jonathan Wells, Specialist Engineering and Manufacturing Recruitment Consultant at Best in Recruitment on (Apply online only)