Automation Engineer

Salary: €45 - €55,000 Location: Kerry Killarney Experience: Job no: AE4102Job Status: Full-Time Permanent

We are recruiting for a HMI / Scada Automation Engineer for our clients in County Kerry. The successful candidate will work closely with the software manager within the electrical design department.


  • Liaise with electrical and software design engineers to prepare Management System
  • Evaluate market and bench mark potential solutions based on existing scada systems.
  • Evaluate and development of HMI systems including operator display and touch screens.
  • Work as part of a team to integrate new systems.
  • Liaise with PLC software developers to prepare software integration requirements
  • Liaise with field commissioning engineers to provide support for roll out and updates of software on new or existing systems.


  • Min Level 7 degree in any of the following disciplines: Software Development / Automation / Electrical / Electronic / Mechatronic Engineering.
  • Knowledge in the following areas a distinct advantage:
    • SCADA systems application/development
    • HMI development (machine operator interaction)
    • Object orientated Programming
    • Software development using .Net Framework
    • Programming knowledge and experience of Safety and Non-safety PLC systems using Codesys.
    • Development of graphics
    • Experience with ABB PLC’s.
    • Willingness to travel internationally on occasion.

The salary and benefits for this position will be determined according to the experience of the successful candidate and range from €45 – €55,000.  This is a full time, permanent position with the option of one day remote work per week. For full information please email me directly for full information

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