Control Systems Software Engineer

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Control Systems Software Engineer

Salary:£53000 - £76000 per annum
Location: Greater London, South East, England
Consultant:Liis Mölter
Telephone:+44 1202 878751
Email:liis@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Specialise in the use of SCADA Control Systems working on various safety-critical maritime projects as a Control Systems Software Engineer as part of this established defence organisation.
 
This company is committed to offering advanced technology solutions with expertise in maritime control and instrumentation systems to support the national security of the United Kingdom. They understand the importance of flexible working and allow you to tailor the benefits package to your personal needs on top of covering the core benefits of healthcare, dental, life assurance and pension. 
 
Your role will be to deliver software artefacts whilst working to a full software development lifecycle through process and procedural activities. 
 
Responsibilities:
  • Specify, design and test solutions for SCADA Systems and other high-level control systems
  • Develop/Programme SCADA software from multiple design formats such as Block Diagrams, Flow Charts and Pseudo Code
  • Develop high level software to integrate with the SCADA solutions
  • Validate software designs through analysis and test and produce technical documentation
 
Requirements:
  • Degree, HND, HNC or equivalent in Electrical/Electronic engineering or a related discipline e.g. C&I engineering, Systems engineering, Software Engineering
  • Experience with the design and integration of complex, large-scale SCADA control systems using Siemens WinCC or GE (Cimplicity, iFix, Proficy) (preferred) and/or AVEVA (Wonderware) Intouch/System Platform.
  • High level system interfacing and database configuration
  • Software development lifecycles, processes and procedures
  • Understanding of testing and commissioning
 
Key Information:
  • Role: Control Systems Software Engineer – SCADA
  • Salary: £53,000–£76,000
  • Location: New Malden, Greater London area
  • Hybrid working: 2 days a week on-site typically and occasional travel to client site(s)
 
You will be successful in this role if you are an experienced control systems/software engineer specialising in SCADA control systems, particularly if you have used Siemens, and are looking for an opportunity to further your skillset by working on a range of challenging engineering problems.
 
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 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 position.
 
Liis Mölter