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  • Title:

    Software Engineer

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  • Salary:

    Up to £50.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Billy Abbott

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Belcan Workforce Solutions is currently looking for a Software Engineer to work for one of our clients based in Chesterfield, UK.

A project Software Engineer is required to be a committed and enthusiastic member of the team, taking responsibility for successfully delivering project solutions to the agreed scope in accordance with company procedures whilst meeting budgetary and time-scale targets. The Software Engineer shall adopt a right first-time philosophy and raise any risks or issues to the Senior Engineer or Manager.

You will be responsible for the delivery of agreed modules within a project (PLC, SCADA, Testing, Networking, Documentation, Hardware design etc). To work as directed by the Senior/Lead Engineer and Project Manager and take control in meeting the technical and quality requirements of projects. You will ensure project adherence to company quality processes and procedures and identify project opportunities and variations, alongside supporting the Project Manager in identifying and managing risks and issues.

Identify and enable use of reusable modules by standardisation and modularization of systems where appropriate and provide Health and Safety leadership by example.

Experience & Qualifications

The following experience is essential.

  • Experience of system specification through design, development and testing is essential
  • Hands on experience of Siemens S7 PLC's and WinCC SCADA systems
  • A good appreciation of Control panels, electrical installation, and Instrumentation solutions.

Experience of some or all of the following is desirable.

Develop project modules. (Modules as identified in the design - PLC code modules, SCADA scripts, Mimics, comms drivers, etc.)

Report on progress of all assigned activities to Senior/Lead Engineer or Project Manager

Identify any deviations from agreed functionality or scope and notify Senior/Lead Engineer or Project Manager.

Peer review documents created by the project team or other teams as required, undertake site surveys as required, Support outline design, upfront design studies and requirement definition for clients. You will Develop FDS & DDS, Develop test specification & design testing methodology. The development of site work documentation (Risk assessment, method statement, site test documentation)


  • Develop O & M documentation
  • Undertake full integrated system testing, CFAT, SAT and installation
  • Undertake observations, variation and reworks
  • Undertake packing and shipping of the system
  • Undertake site installation
  • Undertake site retesting
  • Provide warranty support as necessary

This vacancy is being advertised by Belcan