Software Automation Engineer - Medical Device - Ireland

Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
United Kingdom
€40 - €45 per hour, Benefits Overtime paid
03 Oct 2017
04 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A Global Pharmaceutical & Medical Device company based in Limerick are seeking several Software Automation Engineers to join them on a 6-12 month contract basis.

This is an excellent opportunity to work in a long contract & gain or further your experience in the Pharmaceutical industry with a Leading organisation!

Rates are €45 per hour, however for the right candidate there may be some negotiation and overtime is paid extra by the hour, increasing the weekly pay signicantly.

Some of the responsibilities include:
  • Develop Functional & detailed design specifications from user requirements
  • Develop code from functional & detailed design specifications
  • Debug code using test & live equipment
  • Fault find complex equipment
  • Develop debug & validate control system software programs
Experience required includes:
  • Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Significant experience working with relevant equipment & systems
  • Must have experience PLC control – AB ControlLogix, APT, Elau, S7, Mitsubishi

Preferable additional experience includes:
  • Motion Control – AB servo, Delta control
  • RFiD Systems
  • Vision Systems
  • Robots
  • BCR
  • Laser Systems
  • HMI
  • Equipment design / commissioning
  • Full Automation project lifecycle experience
Preferred industries to have worked in:
  • Automotive
  • High speed manufacturing
  • Packaging
  • Assembly machines
If you are interested in applying, please send an updated CV alongside an overview of your relevant skills as per the details above.

Please pass this opportunity on to others are we offer a referral fee if successfully placed.

If this doesnt suit you but you are available for interim Automation Engineering roles in the Pharmaceutical or Medical Device sectors across Europe, please still send your CV across.

If you do not hear from me within 7 days, please assume you haven’t been successful on this occasion.


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