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Senior Systems Engineer

Job Description

Xcede are proud to be working with a leading systems integration & engineering business supplying the power, airport and transport markets with high integrity solutions.

Job Role: Senior systems Engineer

Location: Derby

Salary: €40,000 - 45,000k pa

As a Senior systems engineer your remit will include:

  • Have technical responsibility for projects including design, development, and testing of control/integrated systems digital systems including traffic detection and management, ventilation and pump control, life safety systems, incident management and many more.
  • Responsible for the day-to-day co-ordination and technical management of Project Engineers and working as part of a team to achieve project delivery.
  • Ability to program a variety of PLCs using Ladder Logic, Function block or Statement List methods.
  • Ability to program and configure SCADA software packages and User Interface mimic design.
  • Have a high-level competency in programming languages ranging from C, C++, C#, SQL, VB and VBA.
  • Understanding of design and configuration of IP networks.
  • Competent at design and testing of ELV electrical panels.
  • Ability to configure CCTV, PA and telephone systems over an IP network.
  • Professionalism to perform FAT and site commissioning under formal client witnessed conditions.
  • Work collaboratively and proactively with our clients.
  • Degree/HND in control, electrical, electronic or software engineering.
  • Have 5 years' experience in delivering control/integrated systems using some of the desired skills listed above.

What you will bring to the company:

  • You are a highly motivated and flexible person.
  • Respect, collaboration, and integrity are important values to you.
  • Experience in a similar role within the Industrial Automation environment.
  • Minimum degree qualification in an engineering or process related subject.
  • Confident communicator with a professional manner, and the ability to absorb and impart factual information to others and work within standard operating procedures
  • A positive self-starter with drive to achieve results in a friendly manner, but at the same time maintain quality and standard
  • Full UK driving licence

What they offer in return:

  • 33 floating holidays to take when you like with your entitlement increasing by an additional 2 days every 5 years.
  • Performance related bonus.
  • Wellbeing benefit - a monthly instalment made in addition to your salary to contribute towards anything that makes you happy.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Anniversary celebrations it is important to us that we celebrate the commitment and value people have brought to our business over the years.
  • Social events - If there is one thing about PDS, it is that we love to get social, so this is a big part of our culture.
  • Hybrid working - If the pandemic taught us anything it's that we don't need to be in the office 5 days a week, every week, helping towards a not only a positive work life balance but a healthier planet.
  • Flexible working giving you the ability to finish at 1pm on Fridays.