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Software Engineer

Ref no. BHN566852
Salary £45 - £50/hour
Location Chesterfield, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 6 Months
Job status Open

Job summary

My client are looking to source to PLC Engineers on a contract basis, Please call Brad Taylor on 07796008840.

Key skills required for this role

PLC Software Engineer


PLC software Engineer

Job description

A project Software Engineer is required to be a committed and enthusiastic member of the team, taking responsibility for successfully delivering project solutions to the agreed scope in accordance with company procedures whilst meeting budgetary and time-scale targets.The Software Engineer shall adopt a right first time philosophy and raise any risks or issues to the Senior Engineer or Manager.

The following experience is essential

* Experience of system specification through design, development and testing is essential

  • Hands on experience of Siemens S7 PLC's and WinCC SCADA systems

* A good appreciation of Control panels, electrical installation and Instrumentation solutions.

Main Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the delivery of agreed modules within a project (PLC, SCADA, Testing, Networking, Documentation, Hardware design etc)
  • Work as directed by the Senior/Lead Engineer and Project Manager
  • Responsible for meeting the technical and quality requirements of projects
  • Ensure project adherence to company quality processes and procedures
  • Identify project opportunities and variations
  • Support the Project Manager in identifying and managing risks and issues
  • Identify and enable use of reusable modules by standardisation and modularization of systems where appropriate
  • Provide Health and Safety leadership by example

Experience & Qualifications

  • Develop project modules. (Modules as identified in the design - PLC code modules, SCADA scripts, Mimics, comms drivers, etc.)
  • Report on progress of all assigned activities to Senior/Lead Engineer or Project Manager
  • Identify any deviations from agreed functionality or scope and notify Senior/Lead Engineer or Project Manager
  • Peer review documents created by the project team or other teams as required
  • Undertake site surveys as required
  • Support outline design, upfront design studies and requirement definition for clients
  • Develop FDS
  • Develop DDS
  • Develop test specification & design testing methodology
  • Development of site work documentation (Risk assessment, method statement, site test documentation)
  • Develop O & M documentation
  • Undertake full integrated system testing, CFAT, SAT and installation
  • Undertake observations, variation and reworks
  • Undertake packing and shipping of the system
  • Undertake site installation
  • Undertake site retesting
  • Provide warranty support as necessary

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