JOB TITLE: SCADA Application Engineer

Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : England
Job Reference : 13316 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 11/12/2017
Salary & Benefits : £60000 - £70000 per annum + AMAZING PACKAGE
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Description

Experience configuring and installing SCADA is essential for this role.


This is a perfect opportunity for an experienced or senior SCADA Engineer with knowledge of EPMS software, PLC, HMI and data centres.

This role involves international travel to Europe and therefore we can be very flexible on the location of the candidate. Southampton, Portsmouth, London, Reading, Oxford, Bristol, Cardiff, Birmingham, Leicester, Nottingham, Derby, Stoke, Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, Bradford and Sheffield are all good locations.

The Company

Your potential new employer is one of the world's largest energy management companies who are renowned for their excellent training schemes and opportunities for career development and progression. They have recently been voted as one of the leading companies to work for! The reason for this position coming about is that our client is constantly expanding.

The Role

You will be responsible for performing software installation and SCADA configuration and programming services, troubleshooting equipment and device communications, and providing customer training for the commissioned system. This is a customer facing position, you will be good at interfacing directly with contractors and end users.

You will be working on the some of the biggest data centre projects in the world for the likes of Google, Amazon, Apple and Facebook. The role will involve extensive travel to countries such as Germany, Denmark & the Netherlands.

Specific tasks may include:

- Consulting with customers to determine system operation requirements
- Specifying and purchasing of hardware/software as required by project
- Installation and upgrading of EPMS software
- SCADA configuration and programming
- Performing system troubleshooting
- Design and programming of PLC applications and HMI interfaces
- Providing training for commissioned systems
- Documenting the as-built system
- Providing technical support for critical customer applications.
- Assisting in developing new business, provides product/solutions application support to customers and sales engineers.
- Responsible for providing customers with technical support for development, implementation and system integration of specialised applications or software packages.
- Providing technical support to sales engineers and assists in business development.

The role will include for extensive travel outside of home area in Europe to customer sites is required.

This position requires presence at customer sites and as such, candidate must be able to obtain necessary clearance and/or credentials to travel abroad and comply with customer requirements for executing work on their site.

About You

You will be an experienced SCADA Engineer ideally with experience on SCADA configuration and programming on major projects such as data centres. You will have experience working with electrical equipment such as switchgear, generators and UPS systems and good understanding of industry standard communication protocols with an emphasis on Modbus, IEC 61850.

You will be knowledgeable in computer networking architectures, topologies and hardware as well as computer programming languages (Visual Basic, C/C++, Java, etc.), databases (SQL), and HTML development

HMI configuration experience, including graphical screen design and development and knowledge of and ability to interpret contract specifications and electrical drawing packages will also be very useful.

So, what's on offer?

As well as the chance to work on the most exciting SCADA Projects in Europe there is a basic salary of up to £70,000

-International Travel - Fully Expensed
-Company car
-15% bonus
-Private healthcare
-Life Insurance
-Opportunity to progress to director of a global company


If this sounds like something you might be interested in click apply now or give Greg Howard a call on 07880 388 643.

The Agency: Bluefire Consulting Ltd are a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client. Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd.
We receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials.
We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you have been shortlisted for interview for this particular role and you meet the end client requirements. Please consider yourself unsuccessful if you have not heard from us within 14 days.
Keywords BMS, Building Management Systems, BMES, BEMS, BAS, HVAC, Building Automation, Controls, BMS Solutions, PLCs, HLI, Siemens, Project, SCADA. Southampton, Portsmouth, London, Reading, Oxford, Bristol, Cardiff, Birmingham, Leicester, Nottingham, Derby, Stoke, Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, Bradford and Sheffield

Job Keywords

BMS, Building Management Systems, BMES, BEMS, BAS, Building Automation, Controls, BMS Solutions, PLCs, HLI, Siemens, Project, SCADA, Portsmouth, London, Bristol, Cardiff, Birmingham, Leicester, Nottingham, Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds and Sheffield

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Engineering recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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