Control Systems Engineer / PCS7 Engineer

Job Title: Control Systems Engineer / PCS7 Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Staffordshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J905065_1583318338
Contact Name: Ben Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 04, 2020 10:38

Job Description

Control Systems Engineer / PCS7 Engineer

Russell Taylor are actively recruiting for a PCS7 Engineer to work for a reputable Systems Integrator in Staffordshire. We are open to a Contractor who is within IR35 (minimum 10 months) or a Permanent employee.

The successful candidate will be involved in the upgrade of a PCS7 DCS with related design and implementation including improvements and modifications.

The candidate should have proven main-stream control automation experience across several Siemens based projects that must include medium to large size DCS using recent PCS7 versions. Essential skills are hands-on implementation/test of PCS7 v9.0 AS/O using APL, CMT, CFC and SFC. The main role is predominantly during the initial phases in Staffordshire, with a site phase planned for Sept-Nov.

Role Description:
* PCS7 DCS Upgrade to PCS7 v9.0 based on a virtualised OS
* PCS7 DCS enhancements and process control modifications
* Whole software/systems lifecycle involvement; design, coding, testing, install and commissioning
* Working within project team to customer deadlines
* Installation and configuration/testing work at UK customer sites

Essential Requirements:
* Minimum 5 years experience using PCS7 v8.0 or greater within medium / large DCS
* Experience of AS/OS system design, coding, testing and commissioning
* Experience of producing FDS, DDS and Test Specifications
* Use of PCS7 AS/OS using APL, CMT, CFC and SFC
* Use of PCS7 using S7-400/300 and Profibus technologies
* Use of PCS7 interfacing to intelligent Siemens drives and packages
* Knowledge of project lifecycle working to QA procedures
* Willingness to travel and work away when required
* Driving licence

Desirable Requirements/experience:
* Experience of PCS7 v9.0
* Experience of PCS7 version upgrades
* Experience of PCS7 SCL, PH, OPENPCS, WebServer
* Experience of PCS7 within a virtualised / domain configuration
* Experience of PCS7 F-Systems for SIL2 systems
* Experience of Step-7 and WinCC Flex
* Experience of PCS7 Maintenance Station
* Experience of SIMIT
* Experience of PDM
* Experience of Power Station control systems

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