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Senior Control System Engineer

  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3DY
  • Salary: Dependent on Experience
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Dannielle Riley
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: 2022-05-26
  • Expiry Date: 27 July 2022
  • Job Ref: 1041318
Senior Control System Engineer

I am looking to recruit a Senior Control System on a permanent basis working for our client within their Nuclear Power business. Their team focuses on design & implementation of control and safety systems in the nuclear industry, delivering projects from requirements capture through to installation, and commissioning on nuclear facilities.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Full life-cycle development from requirements capture through to installation and commissioning.
  • Systems integration, test and validation of control, PLC, SCADA and simulator systems.
  • Execute high-quality engineering tasks to time, quality, budget, and client satisfaction.
  • Engage with clients to understand and deliver technical requirements.
  • Manage client expectations through engagement and progress reporting.
  • Mentor and support the development of junior engineers.
  • Support the production of offers and proposals.
What you will need:
  • Degree in relevant engineering discipline (e.g., Electronic / Electrical Engineering) or successful completion of a relevant apprentice scheme.
  • Ability to work in the UK and eligible to gain baseline security clearance.
  • Chartered or Incorporated Engineer status with a relevant professional body.
  • Knowledge and experience of working in line with relevant guidelines, standards, and practices (e.g., IEC 61508, 61511, 61513, 61226, ONR SAPs / TAGS).
  • Good knowledge and experience of delivering hardware or software-based control systems (e.g., PLC, FPGA, SMART Components, SCADA, HMI, DCS, DPS).
  • Experience of producing detailed engineering documentation.
  • Strong communication skills.
What’s in it for you?
  • Permanent position
  • Competitive salary
  • Hybrid working available between home & Newcastle upon Tyne
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