Principal SCADA Software Engineer

Ref: ZR_8587_JOB  ·  Posted on 19 July 2024


Our client is working in the Defence sector delivering software design and development for control systems.

You must have experience with SCADA and Linux.

Our client’s matrix driven organisation provides new experiences and skills, with continuous development both at a functional level and at a programme level.

This is a hybrid role with 2-3 days on site per week.

Key responsibilities
  • Capture, interpret and develop customer requirements.
  • Produce detailed technical design documentation in accordance with company/customer procedures.
  • Specify, design and test solutions for SCADA Systems and operating systems using RedHat Linux.
  • Manage data communications with third party equipment.
  • Develop SCADA software from multiple design formats such as Block Diagrams, Flow Charts and Pseudo Code.
Skills & experience
  • Development Experience of Siemens (ETM) WinCC Open Architecture (OA).
  • Specification and analysis of COTS equipment.
  • Experienced in the use of High-Level Programming Languages within SCADA IDE environments such as; VB, C#/C++.
  • Oracle/SQL Database administration and interfacing.
  • Understanding of Functional Safety (BS EN 61508, 61511 or 62061).
  • Software testing and verification.
  • Hands on knowledge of RedHat Linux operating systems.


Additional benefits
  • Option For Flexible Work Hours.
  • Pension Scheme.
  • Holiday Buy and Sell.
  • Employee Incentive Program.
  • Professional Development + unlimited Access to Online Learning.


Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.


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