Senior Control Systems Engineer

Senior Control Systems Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Control Systems Engineer to join our team.


  • Develop PLC control software solutions;
  • Develop SCADA / HMI software;
  • Carry out on-site commissioning;
  • Ability to foster great relationships with customers, suppliers and colleagues;
  • Perform testing with customers;
  • Mentor less experienced engineers to build team skill level;
  • Produce design and test documentation;
  • Commit to the whole life cycle of delivering projects from start to finish;
  • Compile training manuals and run customer training sessions.


  • Have high intellect and potentials to evolve within the company;
  • Good interpersonal skills;
  • Formal engineering qualification ideal;
  • Solid control system design experience in a similar role – Siemens PLC/HMI/SCADA knowledge essential;
  • Possess an interest in industrial control and automation – must have background of process automation i.e. Water, Food, Chemical, Utilities;
  • Experience of working in an engineering environment;
  • 8+ years experience of developing PLC control solutions, writing software and working with customers delivery projects;
  • Think outside the box and push the boundaries;
  • Advanced level of experience with the Rockwell Automation / Allen Bradley suite of PLC programming tools (RS studio 5000 , RSLogix500);
  • Positive, personable and happy team player;
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK;
  • Ability and desire to share knowledge with less experienced engineers;
  • High level of experience with other PLC platforms such as Siemens, Schneider and Mitsubishi, with an appetite to learn new technologies;
  • Highly motivated, organised and flexible;
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office incl. Word, Excel & Outlook.