Lead Control Systems Engineer

Lead Control Systems Engineer


Office Based with Home Working Flexibility

£55,000 + 5-10% Annual Bonus, Overtime Paid, Offshore Uplifts etc

Benefits include Private Health Care Cover, up to 11% combined pension, life assurance policy, critical illness policy.

Techniche Global are working with a Technology Engineering organisation to appoint an experience Control Systems Engineer in to a Lead level position.

This role will suit a candidate that has recent hands on systems engineering within Process Control, Industrial Automation or Operational Technology. Who is also wanting to take more of a leadership position in terms of both managing projects as well as other engineering personnel.

Experience Required:

  • Knowledge of some or all the following PLC and SCADA products would be desirable
    • GE RX7i/RX3i, GE 90/30, GE 90/70, Trusted/Plantguard TMR, AADvance, Regent,
    • Allen Bradley PLC5, CLX, SLC500, Cimplicity, FT View,
    • Wonderware InTouch, Panorama.
    • Siemens Step-7, TIA Portal, WinCC SCADA / HMI
  • Knowledge of control and safety system applications, support and integration for the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical or pharmaceutical industries with on-shore and off-shore site experience.
  • 5-7 years + experience in engineering design within the safety, control and instrumentation environment within the Oil & Gas and other industries.
  • Proven track record in engineering and upgrading complex control and safety systems (DCS, PLC, SCADA, Fire & Gas and ESD).
  • Willingness to work Offshore (current valid certification not required)
  • Experience of safety and control system applications throughout the project lifecycle from initial design concepts through to installation and subsequent client support.
  • Hardware and software design and support experience relating to control system equipment
  • PC’s, PLC’s (panels, control desks and control rooms) and integration of other manufacturers equipment.
  • Knowledge of communications protocols including Modbus, OPC, DH+, Ethernet/IP, Profibus, ControlNet.

Scope of the role:

This role is focused on Digital Automation Solutions and Operational Technology within the Oil & Gas / Petrochemical / Offshore sector. Leading the design, implementation, test and customer interface for the systems business.