AIS Engineer

£35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Automation Software Engineer- Hampshire- C£35,000-£42,000

A leading medical device organisation is looking for an Automation Software Engineer to join their manufacturing site in Hampshire, on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will assist in the design, development, implementation and validation of AIS (Automated Inspection Systems, a machine vision system integrated within production line) within Manufacturing.

Essential functions:

  • To be proficient in computer programming languages such as C#/C++ (.NET framework), Python and Matlab
  • To have a good understanding of and interaction with PLC control systems and also other systems of the following software packages or industrial standard: OPC UA, Digital I/O, ControlNet, SQL database, etc.
  • Able to assess the practical application of software and perform FMEA.
  • It would be beneficial to have good knowledge of computer vision systems and machine learning software libraries for bespoke systems such as OpenCV, HALCON, Common Vision Blox, etc.

Having a strong understanding of the latest IT technologies such as networking, virtualisation, cloud computing, data analysis and machine learning would be advantageous, as would working within a highly regulated manufacturing environment in a similar role.

The ideal candidate will come from an engineering background. You will need to be enthusiastic and keen to learn.

Sponsorship is potentially available for those candidates who do not have the right to work in the UK - this will be on a case by case scenario to be discussed.

In order to apply please forward your CV to or call James Rafter on 023 92 322 377.

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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