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Design Engineer

Design Engineer

  • Location: Norwich
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Working Hours: Full Time
  • Length of Employment: Perm
  • Reference: PS2548SB
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Vacancy First Advertised: 26th Feb 2019

P+S Personnel are pleased to be working on behalf of our clients, who are currently seeking a Design Engineer to join their team based in Norwich, Norfolk.

This role will include the development of control designs including hardware and software solutions using PLC and SCADA systems and embedded systems as appropriate, that will include:
• Producing details hardware and software designs for automation / control systems
• Attendance at client’s sites for customer support
• Interface with client’s representatives to develop and agree designs
• Ensuring full compliance with the Company’s QA standards in all relevant reporting, documentation, record-keeping and procedures
• Liaising with / manage vendors and suppliers
• Preparation of project planning and design documentation
• Project engineering / management; including project commercial aspects and project cost control
• Taking the lead role on projects to ensure software / hardware being developed by other engineers is correct functionally conforms to company / customer standards and legislation
• Ensuring that project specific task targets are met with respect to both timeliness and cost
• Updating / reviewing cost to complete documentation
Business Support:
• Assisting with the development of junior / less experienced engineers with regards to documentation, designs, software, standards and procedures
• Contributing to, and maintaining, the Company’s Engineering Standards and procedures
• Taking an active role in the support of sales activities with the preparation of technical proposals and direct client contact as appropriate

• Proven track record and experience of complex control and safety systems
• PC literate with experience of Word, Excel and databases
• Experience of developing industrial grade software and hardware solutions using a variety of control systems i.e. PLC and SCADA
• Experience in industrial networking an advantage
• Ability to travel to client’s sites as necessary
• You are expected to conduct yourself in a professional manger compatible with the goals and aims of the company position
• Excellent interpersonal communication skills both with external and internal customers
• Be able to plan and organise efficiently and effectively
• Have a strong delivery performance
• Problem assessment and problem solving
• Information gathering and information monitoring
• Attention to detail and accuracy
• Willingness to learn and adapt to different situations
• Be keen, reliable and committed
• The ability to take on responsibility as the business grows
• Team oriented

The above list is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to be flexible in your working attitude, and complete additional tasks to support the company and the overall business objectives of the organisation.

If this is a role you are interested in, please apply online ensuring your CV is up to date.

Alternatively, please email your CV directly to

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