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Date Added: Sat 18/11/2023

Senior Software Design Engineer

Leeds, LS10, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

What Are We Looking For?

RSE Controls, a subsidiary of Saftronics, is looking to recruit a Senior Software Design Engineer that will be responsible for the development, commissioning and support of automation and control systems. RSE Controls are a specialist business in the MCC and power control sector, and you'll be working alongside an established team to deliver control system solutions to the water industry.

Some of Your Key Duties Include:

* The design, specification, programming, simulation and testing of automation and control systems.

* Developing, troubleshooting, and validating these systems in a compliant manner.

* Generate documentation and SOPs associated with each of the Automation systems as required.

* Assist tendering and project teams in the development of manhour budgets and programs for software development and delivery.

* Trouble shooting of PLC software code for startup and commissioning activities.

* Manage the production of FDS documentation to support software production and the end user.

* Design activities will involve:

* Interfacing with instrumentation and sensors specific for machine and process control.

* Data capture and validation.

* Designing and implementing PLC networks.

* Electrical systems design, detailed hardware component specifications and bill of materials.

* Programming a range of PLCs, primarily SIEMENS, Mitsubishi, and Allen Bradley.

What Do You Need?

* Degree qualified in Engineering or equivalent, particular emphasis on electrical, mechanical, electronic, automation and/or chemical discipline.

* A proven background in the design and commissioning of control and electrical systems associated with process automation.

* Experience with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's) and Vision Systems in the process control environment.

* Experience in one or more of the following: Allen Bradley, SIEMENS, Mitsubishi.

* HMI and SCADA programming and configuration of the following software packages - Wonderware, InTouch, RS View, SIEMENS, Labview, GE Cimplicity.

* FAT and SATA experience with PLC and Electrical Control Systems.

* A working knowledge of process systems, P&ID control and loop tuning.

* Must be flexible and willing to travel.

Saftronics - Who Are We?

Saftronics are specialists in power & process control, excelling in the specification and supply of motor control centres, control panels, power distribution and process control systems across a wide range of industries.

Saftronics is part of the RSE group of companies, operating within the Power Distribution & Controls business stream. RSE is the leading contractor of choice in the design, build & maintenance of water treatment & water recycling equipment. Delivering products and services to clients across the UK, RSE's unique offering to the market focuses on innovation, efficiency, and excellence.

RSE - Who Are We?

Established in 1982, RSE has grown into one of the most prominent MEICA engineering businesses in the UK water industry. We have created a complete in-house and full-service capability from project inception through to design, fabrication, and delivery by means of installation and commissioning. We additionally have one of the largest servicing and maintenance teams in the market, to ensure we're on hand for all our clients' needs.

Our service offering presents industry-leading innovative solutions and our dedicated staff play a key role in delivering our sustainability and wider business goals. With over 1500 staff across our group of companies, our strategic ambition will see the business continue to grow as we expand our operations and diversify our products. One of RSE's key focuses is driving servant leadership and giving our people the opportunity and responsibility to take an entrepreneurial approach in their career development.

What We Offer

To build successful teams and drive the level of quality that we are renowned for, we know we need the best people in the industry. Not only do we require the relevant skillsets, but we also need people with the right attitude and mentality to thrive and grow in such an innovative industry. You'll be given every opportunity to set the path of your career through our Business Streams and work in an environment that will require you to rise to the challenge of working for a market leader.

* Industry-leading salary dependant on experience.

* A flexible career development path, with no restrictions on where your career can go.

* Company Car Allowance

* A holiday allowance of 25 days plus Bank Holidays.

* EV/Hybrid Car Lease Scheme

* Discount Retail Platform

* Company Pension Scheme.

* Cycle to work scheme.

If you're interested in a career with a company that will harness your skills and provides you with the support to create your future, then please apply
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