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Automation Engineer (Hmi/Scada)


Careerwise Recruitment




An Automation Engineer is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Kerry based client. The Automation Engineer will work closely with the software manager within the electrical design department. This is a great opportunity to join a well established, industry leader. THE ROLE: * Liaise with electrical and software design engineers and other disciplines to prepare system requirements and develop/document Management System requirements. * Evaluate market and bench mark potential solutions based on existing SCADA systems. * Evaluate and development of HMI systems including operator display and touch screens. * Work as part of a team to integrate new systems into new and existing products. * Liaise with PLC software developers to prepare software integration requirements, where necessary document interface protocols and build software interface modules. * Liaise with field commissioning engineers to provide support for roll out and updates of software on new or existing systems. * Contribute to the development, implementation and maintenance of a Good Engineering Practice platform for effective delivery of projects. REQUIREMENTS: * Min Level 7 degree in any of the following disciplines: Software/ Automation / Electrical / Electronic / Mechatronic Engineering. * SCADA systems application/development. * HMI development (machine operator interaction. * Object orientated Programming. * Software development using .Net Framework. * Programming knowledge and experience of Safety and Non-safety PLC systems using Codesys. * Development of graphics. * Previous experience with scripting languages. * Experience with ABB PLC's. * Experience and good understanding of IP industrial networking and system communications. * Strong communication and reporting skills (verbal and in writing. * Ability to analyse problems and derive solutions. * Ability to manage project requirements and schedules. * Willingness to travel internationally on occasion. Please call Mike Donovan today for further information on 087-1164019 or email: CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence. Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin. By applying for this position, you are consenting to allow CareerWise Recruitment to process and retain your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, contained on our website for the purposes of providing career opportunities. CareerWise Recruitment accepts that you do not wish your personal data, including your CV, to be forwarded to any client company without your prior consent and gives an absolute assurance that this wish will always be respected. Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or wish to withdraw or amend your consent. This job originally appeared on

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137 days ago