Senior Design Engineer

Position:  Experience in development of control systems designs including hardware and software solutions using PLC / SCADA and embedded systems as appropriate. Experience of project engineering including commercial awareness of project costs; liaison with clients, vendors and suppliers. Travel to client sites required when appropriate.

  • Location:           Hethel Engineering Centre

  • Reporting to:     Engineering Manager


  • Proven track record and experience of complex control and safety systems

  • Experience of developing industrial grade software / hardware solutions using a variety of control systems e.g. PLC/SCADA

  • Ability to plan and organise efficiently/effectively

  • Contributing to and maintaining the Company’s Engineering Standards and procedures

  • Taking the lead role on projects to ensure software/hardware being developed by other engineers has correct functionality and confirms to company / customer standards and legislation

  • Ensuring project specific task targets are met with respect to timeliness and cost

  • Preparation of project planning / design documentation

  • Liaising with / managing vendors & suppliers

  • Problem assessment/solving skills

  • Accuracy/Attention to detail

  • Excellent interpersonal /communication skills

  • Ability to travel to clients sites as necessary

  • Assisting with the development of junior/less experienced engineers

  • PC Literate with experience of Microsoft Office Products in particular Word, Excel & databases.

NB - this is not an exhaustive list - Additional information is available in the attached Job Specification.