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Control Systems Engineer

Control Systems Engineer

Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk
Position – Control Systems Engineer/s
Type – Contract
Rate – Circa £48.00 per hour Umbrella Company or PAYE equivalent
Location – Bracknell, Berkshire / Motherwell, Lanarkshire UK
Hours – Typically 37.5 hours per week
Determination – Inside IR35
Start Date – ASAP ?
Duration – 6 Months +possible extensions


Our client is looking for contract Control Systems Engineers to join our engineering teams within our projects groups based in Bracknell and Motherwell.


• Ensure that the project ICSS technical requirements and solutions are fully defined and agreed and implemented;
• Ensure that required ICSS pre-requisites (e.g. design inputs, tools, documentation, deliverables, schedule etc.) are in place;
• Ensure that the engineered ICSS solution meets project requirements in terms of functionality, applicable standards and quality;
• Monitor and control assigned ICSS work scope against the project plan, ensure effective change control and identify risks / opportunities;
• Ensure that work assignments and sub-contracted ICSS work scope are executed to appropriate technical requirements, standards and quality systems;


• Good knowledge of Honeywell ICSS hardware/software platforms (Experion, FSC & Safety Manager);
• ICSS Architectures;
• Functional Design Specification;
• Detailed Design Specification;
• Application Build (Controls Coding, SCADA, Bulk Building, FSC/SM Coding);
• HMI (Graphics, HMIWeb SP, HMI Scripting);
• Communication Interface (Modbus TCP/IP, OPC);
• Networks (Design, Domain Configuration, Firewall Configuration, Switch Configuration;
• Test Procedures;
• Factory Acceptance Testing;
• Site Acceptance Testing;
• Commissioning Support;
• Safety Instrumented System Architectures;
• Current Industry Guidelines/Standards (e.g., IEC 61508/IEC 61511);
• Management of Functional Safety;
• Management of Change;
• Schedule Management;
• Good communication skills.

Preferably the candidate should have:

• An engineering degree preferably in Automation and Control or Electrical Engineering, although other engineering degrees will be considered;
• Experience in the design and development of distributed control systems and/or SCADA systems;
• Experience dealing directly with customers and project design life cycles;
• Ability to produces technical design and verification specifications and provide technical support and expertise for the project team;
• Experience working as a technical interface with 3rd party suppliers to assure correct integration of 3rd party systems or solutions;
• Application software and hardware designs experience.