Senior Project Engineer

Job Title: Senior Project Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Reference: J907393_1621257828
Contact Name: Ben Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 17, 2021 14:23

Job Description

Russell Taylor are currently recruiting a Senior Project Engineer to work for a reputable System Integrator in South Yorkshire.

The successful candidate will lead a team in the design, build, test and implementation of industrial control systems (both hardware and software), utilising Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's), Human Machine Interfaces (HMIs), Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) software packages and Industrial Network solutions. Industries include; Oil & Gas, Nuclear, Renewables and General Manufacturing.

Job Responsibilities
* Total engineering and commercial responsibility for projects, from initial handover to completion and beyond
* Provide a high quality service to customers, whilst delivering projects in line with the Company's philosophy
* Maintain the Company's reputation as a leading edge systems integrator
* Take complete ownership of the project at handover stage and maintain responsibility for all activities, including those delegated to other staff or sub contractors
* Detailed hardware and software design including product selection
* Manage project expenditure, ensuring that budgets are maintained
* Comply with all relevant standards
* Carry out regular reviews of the project, ensure that delivery & other milestones are met
* Advise the Engineering Director of any items that may impact on the project programme to ensure that the company maintains its policy of never delivering late
* Generate quotations and specifications, and negotiate with the customer for additional cost items
* Manage any customer change order requests, including additional cost items, to ensure that prices and budgets are correctly maintained
* Organise CAD, manufacturing, test, despatch and commissioning activities during the course of the project
* Visits to customer sites where required to ensure smooth flow of the project
* On-site commissioning of completed project, if required
* To comply with all Company procedures as defined in various documents including the Quality Manual, Staff Manual and Health & Safety Manual
* Be pro-active in supporting other company activities such as supporting fellow engineers, training, and assisting with sales and site support
* To maintain good relationships with customers, suppliers and company staff

Knowledge, Skills & Experience
* Qualified to degree level in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
* Previous experience with industrial control systems (both hardware and software)
* Good working knowledge of PLC, DCS and SCADA/HMI products
* Ability to work either individually or as part of a team
* Able to manage and document the information required for a successful project
* Knowledge and experience of some of the following is a requirement:

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