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Controls Software Engineer

Redditch, Worcestershire
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
The Role - Controls Software Engineer who is responsible for the application of HMI/PLC systems, for fully automated Warehouse Control Systems (WCS).

To function as a key player within our project team, to deliver the system fully tested and documented to site, to the required specifications and project schedule.

Involvement in system definition design, coding, specification and test of PLC, HMI and AC drive software.

Focal point for on-site technical & commissioning.

Create and maintain good relationships with customers and suppliers.

Company representation at both internal and external meetings.

May be required to provide technical support to sales department and assist in the preparation and presentation of sales tenders and proposals

May be required to travel within EMEA

The Person - Controls Software Engineer

You will need industrial experience, with sound knowledge of all or some of the following hardware platform and associated programming languages - Beckhoff / Siemens S7.

You will be able to program in Structured Text (Beckhoff) and SCL (Siemens).

You will be able to read and interpret electrical schematic drawings.

You will need practical experience of electrical / controls engineering & electrical installation would also be of benefit.

It would be advantageous to have knowledge of industrial warehouse systems, cranes, monorails etc.

Knowledge of Industrial Ethernet and modern field buses (e.g. EtherCat, ProfiNet, PROFIBUS, ASI), AC drives and design experience of HMI systems would be an advantage.

Industrial experience of other controls platforms (e.g. Rockwell (Allen Bradley), etc).

Swisslog is part of a global organization that strives to provide opportunities, a healthy work-life balance and a wide range of social activities. Just some of the benefits our teams enjoy include:

Highly competitive salary and benefits

A great working environment

Working with advanced technologies

Encourages new ideas & innovations

Empowerment & project ownership

Future-oriented projects with leading brands

Hands on training & skills development

Domestic and international career opportunities
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  • Job Reference: 662717818-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Swisslog
  • Location: Redditch, Worcestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent