Engineering & Electronics

Senior Automation Engineer

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Limerick
  • 41937637

PE Global is currently recruiting for a Senior Automation Engineer for our medical device client in Limerick. This is an initial 12-month contract hybrid role.

Position Responsibilities

  • Development of machine design control systems including servo motion and high-speed device integration.
  • Develop, test and install PLC and control software as part of a highly automated, high volume 24/7 validated production environment
  • Develop User, Functional and Detailed Design Specifications
  • Develop high quality PLC and HMI code from Functional and Detailed Design Specifications
  • Work within a cross functional multidiscipline team environment.
  • Participates within project teams, provide technical support and make informed decisions on hardware and architecture selection.
  • Lead Automation team as part of a project, to deliver robust technical solutions as per project timelines
  • Provide ideas and solutions for the improvement and development of control systems.
  • Fault-find complex automation equipment
  • Maintain comprehensive documentation of code to Medical Device standards
  • Adopt and promote a strong cultural Credo based code.
  • Ensure effective closure on Quality System documentation and NC/CAPA actions
  • Prioritize multiple tasks while working to tight schedules

Primary Tasks

  • Develop machine control software involving servo pneumatic and data control.
  • Participate among cross-functional teams to ensure projects are delivered on time and to required quality standards.
  • Develop, debug and validate Control System software programs
  • Analyse, understand, fault-find and modify automation software
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to organize, plan and execute multiple tasks to tight schedules, to ensure deliverables on time and within budget.
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Ability to document own work clearly and precisely
  • Strong communication skills and provide technical expertise.
  • Monitor and analyse opportunities for the development of new or improved tools for process improvement activities.
  • Attention to detail
  • Provide training and mentoring to less experience staff.

Skills, Abilities and Education

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Computer Science OR equivalent
  • 3 years’ experience working with automated control systems as part of a machine design team.
  • Strong PLC background in Allen Bradley ControlLogix 5000, Allen Bradley Guard Logix, APT, Siemens S7, Elau, Pilz Safety PLCs and Wonderware Intouch/ArchestrA, FactoryTalk View HMI software.
  • Additional knowledge of Servo Motion Control, printer systems, vision systems, robotics, BCR, data analytics and RFID systems would be beneficial
  • Accustomed to working in a validated environment with strong discipline with regard to change control.

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply, call Paul on 083 094 0199 or alternatively send an up to date CV paul.wheatley@peglobal.net

 

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***

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