Special Purpose Engineer

Salary: €50-55k Location: - Ireland Farranfore Kerry Munster Experience: 2+ Job no: DC2707Job Status: N/A

A Special Purpose Engineer is needed by our client in Farranfore. Someone who can actively participate in a group of engineers and technicians in charge of completing each stage of the project, including the planning, design, documentation, software/graphics, installation, validation and hand-over to the client as required.

Technical Responsibilities

  • Subject Matter understanding of SCADA, PLC, OPC, Continuous/Batch Historians and DCS Based control systems, including network topology concepts.
  • Level of understanding in implementing, configuring and troubleshooting of IIOT platforms.
  • Subject Matter Expert understanding of how SQL Databases are setup & administered, in addition to Oracle installation, query and view structuring.
  • Ability to write instructions for installation, configuration and troubleshooting of interfaces in line with standard recommendations.
  • System architecture: ability to design and configure the system. Demonstrate a deep understanding of current and future trends and models.
  • Strong hardware and software ability.
  • Assist in controls & automation design for projects.
  • Develop, test and install high quality control software code (SCADA/PC/HMI).
  • Testing of control panels and automation including Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) and Site Acceptance Test (SAT).
  • Technical support and make informed decisions on hardware and architecture selections.
  • Support product, platform by delivering qualified systems.
  • Perform advanced attention to detail, sensitivity to version control issues and anticipate problems.
  • Expert in using the creative tool such as Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Awareness of Industry 4.0 technologies and to keep up to date with these technologies on an ongoing basis.
  • Subject matter expert of the UNS and continuous advancement and development of Edge technologies.

Operational Responsibilities

  • Work in cross functional multidisciplinary team environment/individually as a project demands.
  • Fault finding within systems and correction of same.
  • Drive process improvements though identification of problem areas/opportunities.
  • Report back on projects completed.
  • Ability to articulate your creative process, thoughts, ideas and develop a point of view about your work.
  • Ability to take leadership in projects that span multiple teams.

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If you are interested please apply or email darragh@redchair.ie

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