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System Design Engineer (Software / Control Systems)

Job Ref: 1982

Affecto are working with a leading software business based in South Yorkshire. From their offices just outside Sheffield they design and build industrial automation solutions, supplying to global businesses within sectors such as manufacturing, utilities, energy, IOT and transport.

As a Senior Systems Design Engineer you'll work in a well established but fast expanding team, designing and developing complex technical solutions for a range of industrial sectors. In this senior role you will be a technical authority, proving guidance to other team members with an overarching focus on delivering complex control systems, SCADA and telemetry projects. You will work across all aspects of the project lifecycle such as system specification, design and commissioning.

To be considered for this awesome opportunity, you’ll have the following:

  • Recent experience in a similar engineering design role within an IT / Software business.
  • Significant recent experience in hardware and software implementation
  • Knowledge of OS and Databases such as Linux, SQL, Oracle would be advantageous
  • Experience of providing engineering support across the full project lifecycle
  • Some software writing experience would be advantageous, especially with some exposure to Java.
  • Experience of industrial automation and telemetry – PLC, SCADA, RTU etc.
  • Self-motivated, organised and the ability to prioritise and manage multiple projects at one time
  • Excellent communication, able to communicate complex technical solutions to both technical and non-technical audiences.

You will work in a great team environment where you will get to learn, grow professionally, and take on new challenges. If this sounds like something you would like to hear more about then please get in touch ASAP!

Affecto Recruitment is acting as a Recruitment Agency in this instance and is an equal opportunities employer.

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