Principal Control Systems Engineer

Principal Control Systems Engineer

Job Title: Principal Control Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Croydon, Surrey
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896293_1570204648
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 04, 2019 16:57

Job Description

Principal Control Systems Engineer
My client is looking for an experienced Control Systems Engineer. They have almost 100 years of experience in providing reliable, high quality products and support to installers, specifiers, corporate clients and general consumers all over the world.
The Role
-The role will primarily involve the product development, product configuration, type registration, design verification, testing and delivery of Substation Control Solutions (substation automation)
-The role will also involve overseeing other team members in the delivery of the required engineering and supporting tendering activities.
-Provide the technical lead to team members for the product development, type registration, installation, configuration and test of substation automation solutions.
-Develop and review technical specifications, drawings and applicable standards.
-Work closely with Colleagues and Technical Experts at factories in Japan to produce compliant solutions to customers.
-Develop and oversee the development and maintenance of I/O schedules for substation projects with meticulous attention to detail.
-Establish specialist knowledge in the operation and configuration of Protection and Control solutions. This will involve hands on proprietary database work using complex tool sets, PRIME-T101 iEMS emulation software and the configuration and setup of virtual machines. It will also include the development of a suitable laboratory test environment and associated procedures.
-Develop training manuals and a knowledge base of known technical and support issues.
-Develop panel layouts with the assistance of other design engineers and CAD designers\ technicians.
-Lead the site\post event investigations for protection and control solutions and provide post-delivery support.
-Oversee the development of rigorous procedures for the implementation and future modification of protection and control solutions. This will include, configuration management, escrow arrangements, spares management and test procedures.
-Position - Principal Control Systems Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Croydon
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Control, Systems, Substation, Product Development, Configuration, Automation, Design, Protection
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 Position

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