Automation Technical Specialist

£45000 - £55000/annum + Pension, Flexi Hours, 25 Days Holi
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Leading UK automation consultancy seeks a skilled Automation Technical Specialist able to support strategically evolving needs of the business.

You will be joining a unique business who work to the strengths of their employees to create roles beneficial for the business and for personal career objectives.

The focus for the role is as follow:

? To support technically across the company portfolio of projects to overcome technical challenges, assist with new product implementation, provide specialist knowledge for specialist aspects of the projects, and provide Front End Engineering Design solutions

? Develop knowledge of products/technologies and transfer knowledge to others

? Support business development with technical demonstration/proposal of new product and technologies

? Undertake consultancy assignments

In addition to the core disciplines involved in control and automation, the following technologies are of specific interest:

? Historian and Reporting

? Batch solution

? Operational Intelligence and Manufacturing Analytics

? Database Development

? Web technologies (bespoke development and dashboard type products)

? Wonderware System Platform and bespoke development

? Virtualisation

? Server technologies

? Mobile Platform

This role requires an understanding of the project lifecycle from concept through to completion.


? Ideally formal qualification in a relevant engineering subject

? CISCO, Microsoft certification in Networking / Application Development /Database design and administration would be an advantage

? Demonstrable track record in Technical Lead roles

? Solid control system design experience in a similar role

? Niche skillset and the ability to grasp new product and technologies

This is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding business within a friendly and supportive working environment.

For further information call Sarah Clarke on 024 76 (Apply online only) or (Apply online only). Alternatively, email a copy of your current CV to quoting the above reference number. Based in the North West, this role is commutable from within and around the following areas: Manchester, Warrington, Runcorn and Northwich.

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