Senior PLC Software Engineer

Midlands Permanent

Senior PLC Software Engineer - West Midlands - Permanent - £45-50k + bonus – Beckhoff or Siemens

Samuel Frank Associates require an experienced PLC Software Engineer to join a key client in the West Midlands. 

The client is looking for the successful candidate to have either Beckhoff TwinCAT PLC experience or Siemens TIA Portal as well as some higher-level programming experience such as C# or Python.

This position will suit an individual who has delivered projects from start to finish and requires minimal support or learning time to get up to speed.

Key aspects of the opportunity include - 

  • Responsibility for functional design, detail engineering, design & test specifications for computer based PLC system solutions (Beckhoff TwinCAT or Siemens) & software applications (EN 61131-3)
  • Computer programming experience ( C# / Python / C++ )
  • Client liaison and interpreting clients' requirements to provide engineering and proposals support where necessary.
  • Engineering and design of fit-for-purpose schemes
  • Ensure all relevant safety objectives and regulatory requirements are observed (EN13849 - desirable)
  • Adherence to agreed project task definitions and schedule.

The client is a growing and successful business; they have a very impressive customer base and a strong order book. The client can offer a clearly defined career path for successful individuals looking to grow their careers. They pride themselves on their strong cultural values of successful delivery, on time and on budget. 

The role requires may involve some limited site work. The client estimates around 10% of the role could be site based but stressed a lot of the site support work can be done remotely.

The client is easily commutable from the following places – Birmingham, Dudley, Wolverhampton, Stourbridge, Kidderminster and Halesowen. 

Please apply today for an immediate response! 

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