Freelance job Automation Engineer



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As soon as possible
< 2 years experience
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Published on 05/07/2024

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Join Our Team as an Automation Engineer for Mission Critical Projects

Are you looking to take on a new challenge and work with cutting-edge technology in the mission-critical sector? We are seeking an experienced Automation Engineer who can deliver results remotely. As our client's business continues to grow, we need someone skilled in Ignition SCADA, Scripting, Modbus and has experience working on mission critical projects.

Job Description:
As a contract-based automation engineer for this project that lasts 6 months (with potential extension), your primary role will be designing automated systems using Ignition SCADA software. You'll also write custom scripts while interfacing with other engineering teams focused on hardware design components like programmable logic controllers (PLCs) or distributed control system (DCS). Finally - but crucially important!- is your expertise in deploying industrial protocols such as MODBUS TCP/IP.


* Experience working within the field of Industrial Control Systems.
* In-depth knowledge of programming languages including Python/C++/C# along with proficiency creating SQL databases
* Ability to read technical drawings / schematics
* Proven background executing successful project deployments from start-to-finish


Ignition SCADA - The ideal candidate should have prior experience utilizing IA's industry-leading platform which combines real-time monitoring & analytics capabilities alongside robust alarming functionality all via web-enabled tools allowing remote users access no matter where they may be located!

Scripting - Proficiency writing code independently without supervision required whilst being able direct others when necessary towards best practices coding standards ensuring optimal performance every time around regardless complexity level involved each task undertaken by team members at any given moment throughout deployment process end-to-end cycle completion stage achieved flawlessly together through collaboration efforts among peers alike across various disciplines ranging electrical engineers technicians mechanical specialists etc..

Modbus Protocol- With advanced-level skills leveraging familiarity gained over years spent mastering protocol-specific nuances allows confidence troubleshooting debugging issues encountered during implementation phase until resolution reached satisfaction both internally externally stakeholders finally complete validation testing carried out meticulously leaving nothing overlooked missed detail-wise whatsoever leading subsequent production launch smooth effortless possible later down line once everything up running smoothly according plan laid beforehand since beginning onwards till finished product delivered successfully customers' hands final sign-off granted accordingly.

Don't miss out; apply now if you're interested in joining us today!

Please click here to find out more about our Key Information Documents. Please note that the documents provided contain generic information. If we are successful in finding you an assignment, you will receive a Key Information Document which will be specific to the vendor set-up you have chosen and your placement.

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Progressive Recruitment, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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