LabVIEW & PLC Software Engineer - Droitwich

Wave Adv Ltd Acapella Recruitment
27 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
LabVIEW & PLC Software Engineer Salary Negotiable Based: Droitwich Our client is a technological leader in their core businesses; sintered components, engine bearings and friction materials, they are one of the leading strategic partners for the international engine and automotive industry. They are currently seeking a LabVIEW & PLC Software Engineer to work as part of the team in their Equipment Build Department. Responsibilities: - Design, development and maintenance of control system software aspects of the Company's PVD coating and test equipment, including: - Programming and configuring LabVIEW software based control systems, as well as developing expertise in programming Siemens PLC/SCADA based control systems. - Experience using NI hardware (DAQ card, RIO, etc.) - Experience using version control. - Interpret and understand customer industrial control system requirements. - Produce design documents including I/O lists, functional and/or software design specifications and flow charts, parts lists, wiring schematics, bill of materials, test documents etc. - Involvement with selection and procurement of components. - Ensure that the systems comply with relevant local health & safety, build standards and other regulatory requirements that exist in different countries (Low voltage directive, Machinery directive, CE marking etc.) - Testing and commissioning equipment. - Manage project costs and on-time delivery - Providing advice and support as necessary to Sales & Marketing in order to facilitate the quotation process. - Providing advice and support as necessary to Technical Support and Service. - Coordinating and working with external contractors and suppliers. Your profile: - Industrial experience in the field of LabVIEW control system design is essential, ideally Certified LabVIEW Associate Developer (CLAD) or higher. - Good working knowledge of PLC/SCADA programming software would be an advantage, particularly Siemens and Control Maestro. - Degree in Electrical/Electronic/Control engineering or related field an advantage. - Good communication skills. - Willingness to take on responsibility. - Ability to display flexibility and openness as well as working well under pressure. - Highly motivated, with commitment to deliver on time and on budget. If you have the relevant experience required and are interested in this position, please apply ASAP... *PLEASE NOTE - by applying to this position, you agree for your CV to be submitted to our client, who shall contact you directly, should your application make their short-list.
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