Control Software and Systems Engineer - Industrial Automation

Reed Engineering
£40000 - £45000/annum Excellent Pension and benefits
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Control Software and Systems Engineer
Industrial Automation
Cirencester Area
Salary to 45k

Excellent Benefits including generous pension contribution, holiday bonus, 25 days holiday rising up to 29 days
If you are an experienced technical professional with a background in industrial automation software and control systems looking to further your career with an international company then this could be the ideal next opportunity for you.
The company will offer you excellent salary and benefits including generous pension contribution, rising holiday allowances and company bonus schemes.
You will be working within specialist project teams and also within a customer environment in an interesting and varied role in industrial and factory automation

The job role will include:

Creating application software to fulfil customer specification for PLC; HMI and PC based systems, including integration of RFID and scanner systems for data handling and component tracking.
Develop modular and re-usable application software for the electronic control of automated production lines and machine systems, including ?requirements engineering?, system design, implementation, verification, validation and customer specific commissioning.
Integration of 3rd party systems into control solutions is also required, ensuring that all software will be validated using simulation, bench testing, and machine testing methodologies.
Support customers with a selection of control hardware and system commissioning, and as part of this, significant onsite support will be required - mainly within the UK.

Your skills and experience

A proven background and experience of software design within factory automation industries and an ability to work in a project team environment with good communication skills.
Able to work and deliver under tight deadlines. Good customer facing skills are essential.
A proven experience of PLC (CoDeSys (IEC61131-3)) programming including LD; SFC; SL; FB is required.
A working knowledge of other programming languages such as VBA; C#; Visual Basic; Lab View and MatLab are a distinct advantage.
Experience with ProfiBus; ProfiNet and Ethernet is highly desirable. DeviceNet; CanOpen; EtherCat and SERCOS is also an advantage.
3+ years software development or industrial controller programming, which may include academic work and projects.
For full details on this exciting position please contact David Constance at Reed Engineering on (Apply online only) or email

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