Control Systems Engineer

  • Job Reference: 334021155-2
  • Date Posted: 22 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Chiltern Park Recruitment
  • Location: Crownhill, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Lots of benefits!!! BIG COMPANY
  • Sector: Data Centre Management
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

An exciting fresh opening for a Control Systems Engineer / Control and Motion Engineer / Motion Control Engineer with a leading multinational engineering company who currently design and develop futuristic factory automation products for covering various industries including Automotive, Scientific, Renewable Energy, Space, Medical, Food Processing and Consumer Products.

Location: Milton Keynes & Home Based (flexible)

Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 - depending on experience, superb career and technical progression available, Bonus Scheme, Pension, Private Medical Insurance, 25 days holiday, sports and social club and subsidised canteen.

Duties and Responsibilities of the Control Systems Engineer:

The Control Systems Engineer will have demonstrated the ability to work at a high level with minimal management. They will support their team to coach and mentor less experienced Engineers.

Project Management - Manage projects of significance, taking responsibility for their successful on time completion.

New Product Development - Working closely with Engineers in the company to develop new products meeting market specifications. Arranging to produce prototypes, carry out performance and life tests and evaluate results.

Taking responsibility of larger and development projects ensuring timely completion

Setting-up and programming PLCs (SIEMENS, Beckhoff, Rockwell, OMRON, etc.) and Industrial Communication Protocols (Ethernet/IP, PROFINET, EtherCAT, etc.) with SMC products. Carrying out testing of electrical/electronic/pneumatic products

* Setting-up and programming motion controllers and motor drivers.

* Be proactive in understanding the current and future trends and technologies within the automation industry (Industry 4.0, IO-Link, Wireless, Clouds, IIoT etc)

* Lead or participate in any new activities as requested by the Technical Manager or the General Manager.

Experience / Qualifications required - Control Systems Engineer:

You will have a degree BSc, BEng or MEng, MSc in Electronics / Electrical and Electronic Engineering / Control Systems Engineering / Software Engineering / Mechatronics / Instrumentation or similar subject.

Ideally you will have 5 or more years Electrical, Control Systems or Motion Control experience with skills covering many of these areas:

Control, Motion, Motor Drives, Motor amplifier, Stepper Motor, Servo Motor, Commissioning, Set-up, OEMs, Industry 4.0, IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things), PLC, Ladder Logic, Function Blocks, Structured Text, Fieldbus, Industrial Ethernet, Modbus, PROFIBUS, PROFINET, DeviceNET, EtherCAT, EtherNet/IP, IO-Link, FSOE, STO (Safe Torque Off), SS1 (Safe Stop 1), Cloud and Edge computing, Green and Brown fields, OPC UA, MQTT, Docker Application, Artificial Intelligence, Electric Actuators, Instrumentation, Flow sensor, Pressure sensor, Serial Interface, Rockwell, Siemens and Beckhoff.

If you are interested in becoming a Control Systems Engineer / Motion Control Engineer for this dynamic company at the forefront of automation and feel you have the skills and qualifications required, please apply now.

We will be happy to provide more information on receiving your application