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  • Title:

    Software Technical Lead

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  • Salary:

    Up to £60.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Billy Abbott

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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

As a Software Technical Lead you will be responsible for the overall technical and engineering Software Team, you will work closely with Software Project Manager in all aspects of technical delivery and scope management. Lead the technical and quality requirements for the Software Team and provide technical support during integrated system testing, CFAT and SAT.

Review documents created by the project team and ensure project adherence to company quality processes and procedures. Detailed task and procurement list development and leadership. Monitoring progress of activities being progressed by the Software Team and Identify project opportunities and variations. Support the Project Manager in identifying and managing risks and issues, project delivery strategy development and planning. Identification of deviations from agreed functionality or scope and notify Project Manager

Essential experience
* Strong experience of system specification through design, development and testing
* In depth knowledge of Siemens S7 PLC's and WinCC SCADA systems
* Experience leading a team with a strong focus on programme adherence
* A good appreciation of control panels, electrical installation and Instrumentation solutions
* A Degree or HND/HNC in Electrical / Electronic Engineering, Control Systems or relevant discipline


* Providing mentoring to new or developing engineers
* DCS, Drives, Plant Historians, MES, Industry 4.0
* IT/OT Convergence, Network design and configuration, Cyber Security
* Functional Safety, Database implementation, Energy Efficiency and OEE
* Industrial Protocol Knowledge (IEC 61850, DNP3, Modbus, OPC etc), Bespoke code development, TIA Portal PLC programming

What's next?

The list of responsibilities and benefits are not exhaustive. Please send your CV and contact me straightaway if this role sounds like it could be your next career move and I will tell you all about it.

Founded in 1958, Belcan has become a global technological leader and established go to Engineering Services provider, working within many industries including Aerospace, Defence, Marine, Nuclear, Automotive and Cyber Security.

This vacancy is being advertised by Belcan