Senior Electrical Controls Engineer Special Purpose Machinery
Senior Controls Engineer
Â£48k-Â£58k (dep on exp)
We have a brand-new position in Cambridgeshire for a talented Senior Controls Engineer with strong electrical controls systems development experience. To join a worldwide technology leader within the Semiconductor industry â developing hi tech special purpose machinery which incorporates aspects of Physics, Electronics and Mechanical Engineering.
As a Senior Controls Engineer you will be the technical leader for the design and development of new and existing control systems. This will incorporate your PLC/automation knowledge within Siemens, Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi etc. However, Beckhoff would be a distinct advantage.
As a Senior Controls Engineer, you will be tasked upon the following:
â¢ The generation of detailed electrical diagram and drawings of power distribution and control systems suitable for manufacture
â¢ Contributing to cross-functional development project teams for engineering development projects.
â¢ Leading by example; implementing effective solutions to ensure the companyâs systems remain at the forefront of technology.
This is an exceptional opportunity to join a forward thinking and open-minded player within the semiconductor market; continually expanding and offering new and innovative products!
â¢ Preferably a degree in engineering within an electrical discipline or equivalent OR HNC + experience.
â¢ Proven background in controls system development
â¢ Strong knowledge in field-bus systems (DeviceNet, Ethercat) and PLC control
â¢ Good knowledge in the design of drive systems, pneumatic control and automation technology.
â¢ Ideally with experience in control of electro-pneumatic/mechanical systems, 3-phase power distribution and heater control systems.