Software Engineer

Star Employment Services
From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client based in Halesowen are currently recruiting for a Qualified Software Engineer to join their busy team, you will need to be qualified in either software/ electric/electronic to degree level ideally but HND or HNC may be considered dependant on previous experience. You need to be a team player who can interact and contribute to discussions, welcome technical and personal challenges, have a can do attitude and be committed and driven to succeed and progress.

A salary of between £45-£50K + benefits is being offered for a 40 hour week but these hours will depend on the project in hand, there will be some site work but it will be mainly based within the UK.

Experience required in:

·Siemens S7 1200/1500/300/400 PLC

·WinCC and ProTool programming and integration of various drive and motion control systems

·Allen-Bradley ControlLogix PLC programming

·Kinetix Motion Control experience

·IEC61131 orientated programming experience

If you have combinations of other PLC, HMI or higher level systems configuration skills they may still be considered if a significant level of experience has been attained in Siemens products.

A good knowledge of higher level languages would be advantageous such as:

·Visual C++, Visual C#

·NET Programming (C#, VB) and other programming languages (Java, Python etc.)

·Real-time and embedded control

·Moog MACS IEC61131 programming environment

Requirements of the role will be:

·Design and programming of electrical / electronic and software control systems in the machine tool, robotic and automation industry.

·Produce detailed documentation packages.

·To program PLC's, HMI's and Real-Time Motion Control for hydraulic and electric drive systems

·To develop bespoke front end systems using SCADA, Visual C++ and Visual C

·To commission systems on customer sites throughout the world, sometimes at short notice

·To develop real-time control systems for the company’s future machine design

·To carry out other duties not listed above in order to ensure smooth running of the department, so long as they are consistent with the principal duties and are also consistent with the experience normally expected with this type of position / role

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