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Senior Systems Engineer

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    £40000 - £47000 per annum

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    Stephanie Wood

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    about 1 month ago

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Senior Systems Engineer

An opportunity for an experienced Senior Systems Engineer to join a leading company based in their Reading head office specialising in control systems for process control, automation and telemetry primarily for the water industry. You will join a highly motivated systems integration team to design, program and deliver automation projects.

Be responsible for the full life cycle delivery of projects
Demonstrate technical aptitude in specialist projects within UK Utilities industry
Surveying & writing clear reports
Producing detailed and professional functional design specifications
Bespoke program development, configuration and modifications of PLC's, HMI's and SCADA systems
Production and delivery of Factory Acceptance Tests, Customer Facing FAT's and Site Acceptance Tests reports
Produce risk assessments and Method Statements
On site installation, testing, fault finding and commissioning
Managing correspondence, plans, deliverables and documentation
Aid less experienced team members to develop

Experienced in Industrial Automation (Allen Bradley PLS ladder logic, FTView, HMI), software design and implementation
Sound knowledge of Process Control techniques
Strong commissioning capabilities to deliver various projects
Electrical awareness - panels and equipment
Attention to detail
Capable problem solver
Effective communicator - colleagues and external clients/contractors
Ability to self manage effectively
Full UK driving license
Willing and able to train other team members
Water industry experience

Experience with Control Logix, Compact Logix, Micro Logix, SLC PLC's
WonderWare Achestra System Platform and InTouch HMI
Confident with level, pressure and flow sensors, variable speed drives etc
Able to read/produce electrical drawings

Company van / laptop / mobile
7:30-4pm Monday - Friday
20 days annual leave, rising to 25, plus bank holidays
Generous pension scheme
Refer a friend scheme

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