Lead Control Systems Software Engineer

Lead Control Systems Software Engineer

Job Title: Lead Control Systems Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New Malden, London
Salary: £45000 - £56800 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH17195_1626104804
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2021 16:46

Job Description

Lead Control Systems Software Engineer
My client is looking for an experience Lead Control Systems Software Engineer who are based in South West London. They are seeking a technical lead to drive the delivery of software artefacts and to proactively manage the day to day tasks of the software team, ensuring full lifecycle and customer requirements are met through process and procedural activities.
Key Responsibilities
-Reporting to the project Engineering Delivery Manager, manage the day to day tasks for a team of Software Engineers.
-Capture, interpret and develop customer requirements.
-Produce technical documentation in accordance with company/customer procedures.
-Specify, design and test solutions for PLC & SCADA control systems.
-Manage data communications with third party equipment.
-Develop PLC & SCADA code from multiple design formats such as Block Diagrams, Flow Charts or Pseudo Code.
-Validate software designs through analysis and test.
-Provide technical oversight of subcontractors.
-Support the preparation of contract changes and proposals.
-Be aware of and comply with company standards of conduct and all relevant statutory requirements.
Key Skills & Experience
-Degree, HND, HNC or equivalent in Electrical/Electronic engineering or a related discipline e.g. C&I engineering, Systems engineering.
-Selection & Specification of COTS PLC & SCADA equipment.
-Design and integration of PLC & SCADA control systems.
-High Level Programming Language experience within SCADA environments.
-Production of technical documentation.
-Experience of Siemens Simatic Manager Step 7 programming environment.
-SCADA/PLC interfacing and driver configuration.
-Software development Lifecycles, processes and procedures.
-10+ years in a PLC software engineering environment.
-Proven experience in PLC control systems design and programming.
-Understanding of commissioning and setting to work.
-Experience of leading small technical teams.
-Position - Lead Control Systems Software Engineer - Permanent
-Location - South West London
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Control, Systems, Software, PLC, SCADA, Step 7, Electrical, Electronic
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent Role

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