PLC Automation Software Engineer Robotics Warrington

Location: Warrington, Cheshire, England
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum +
Job Type: Permanent

PLC Automation Software Engineer Robotics Warrington

- Are you a Controls Engineer / Software Engineer / Automation Engineer who is looking for a career in Software Engineering?

- Do you have passion for creating new software, solving complex computing problems and developing different ways to use technology?

- Do you want to specify design, implement, commission and test specialist robotic applications, controlled PLC-based Systems for the High-End Engineering & Science Applications within Pharmaceutical, Life-Sciences, Healthcare & Industrial / Engineering Applications?

If so, then please see below.....

PLC Automation Software Engineer Robotics Warrington

Huxley Associates and an Engineering Innovator in High-End Machinery are looking to recruit a Automation Software Engineer on a permanent basis, owing to the continued growth of the company and the need for additional headcount to meet current & future project demands.

As the Automation Software Engineer, you'll be an integral part of a multidiscipline Engineering team, specifying, designing, implementing & commissioning specialist Machinery applications for the High-End Engineering & Science Applications within Pharmaceutical, Life-Sciences, Healthcare & Industrial / Engineering Applications.

For this Automation Software Engineer role, my client are looking for an Automation Software Engineer who is degree educated and has the following experience:

  • Degree in Engineering, Science, Technology, or Mathematics Degree
  • Proficient with PLC programming environments
  • Familiarity with SQL Server and/or Oracle
  • Able to develop technical solutions to meet project and customer expectations
  • Knowledge of electrical control systems
  • Experience in the set to work and commissioning of PLC based systems
  • Ability to work well under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Good client facing skills

It would be beneficial if the Automation Software Engineer had an appreciation of the following:

  • Degree in computer science or equivalent
  • Knowledge of GAMP
  • Experience with applications development in a machine control environment
  • Experience of working in regulated, quality driven industries
  • Ability to configure complex servo drive systems.
  • Exposure to Industry 4.0 technologies
  • Some familiarity with C#.NET or a similar object-orientated language
  • Experience with ABB/Staubli/Techman robot arm software applications.
  • Sales support to generate proposal cost estimates.

In addition, the Automation Software Engineer must be willing to travel in UK, Europe and USA during Commissioning Phase

For the successful Automation Software Engineer a competitive salary is on offer and this Automation Software Engineer role is commutable from Warrington, Liverpool, Wrexham, Chester, Runcorn, Manchester, Wigan, Northwich, Knutsford, Altrincham and Lymm.

To be considered for the Automation Software Engineer role, please apply via the link below.

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