Digital Control Systems Engineer (PR-33904504)

Location: England, United Kingdom
Salary: No information
Sectors: Engineering
Job Type: Contract
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The Control system engineer will be responsible for:
* Analysis Technical Leader's specifications, identification of the appropriate solution to build the system database.
* Understand designed systems and recommends changes when required.
* Assists technical leader in resolving any technical issues when necessary, to achieve delivery requirements.
* Support in detecting variation opportunities.
* Conducts Validation, Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) and site acceptance test (SAT) as System Engineer.
* Seeks resolutions on hardware, Software or performance related systems issues.
* Seeks resolutions of network communication issues at both hardware and software level.
* Provide weekly time sheets and monthly reports including status of all work undertaken by the Engineer.
* Abide by all Corporate and local policies and procedures including but not limited to Integrity, Diversity, Proprietary Information, Conflict of Interest, QMS and EHS.
* Work in a safe manner and ensure appropriate training is taken to do tasks safely.
* Report any accidents or injuries while on the job.
* Oversee cubicle safety & good housekeeping practices of team members.
* Ensure RAMS produced and approved before performing any works.
* Perform other related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:
* An Electronics Technology/Technician Diploma or equivalent from an ASET recognised institute with equivalent experience will be considered
* The incumbent must possess strong knowledge of SCADA, communication protocols and media.
* Proficiency in Windows OS, Microsoft Office applications
* Strong working knowledge of database applications
* Experience with programming, testing & Commissioning electrical Control systems (SCADA/HMI, Cyber security, Network equipment, IEC61850, Firewalls, Routers e.tc).
* DS Agile DCS solution and aView HMI programming is a strong asset
* Candidates with proven knowledge of Substation automation solutions are preferred.
* Ability to travel to customer sites - Must have a valid driver's license

Desired Characteristics
* Minimum of a BSc. in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent) coupled with four to five years' control system related experience
* Knowledge on Automation, Electrical Control Systems and SCADA/DCS systems.
* Strong technical skills on Networking, communication Protocols and Cyber security aspects.
* Strong technical skills on testing & Commissioning control systems including but not limited to SCADA Functional testing, HMI validation, Network communication tests, Integration & testing with 3rd part systems on IEC101/104, signal testing with protection relays on IEC61850.
* Strong interpersonal skills.
* Strong problem-solving skills.
* The ability to work independently within a dynamic work environment is essential.
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills with a strong customer focus and ability to cooperate with the different departments.
* Well-developed organisational skills are required.
* Ability to organise, prioritise and achieve milestones and deliverables.

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Progressive Recruitment, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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