Software Engineer – Automation (Co. Antrim)


Ref: A62-S3065
Exciting opportunity for an experienced Software Engineer to join a thriving specialist design and high value manufacturing facility in Co. Antrim.    This organisation is a leader in its sector, developing world-leading technologies for specialist sectors and supplying complex and challenging automation solutions for the pharma/packaging sector.
The Role:
  • Create & develop machine software solutions for special purpose automated machinery projects – projects mainly last for up to 1 year duration
  • Deliver control and safety systems which comply with appropriate standards, nationally and internationally
  • Program and commission Robots
  • Test and debug software applications and produce detailed test plans
  • Carry out testing in factory and on customer sites
  • Deliver projects to plan and budget
The Person:
  • HND/Degree in Electrical, Electronic of Software Engineer
  • Proven record of delivering machine control system projects
  • Experienced in automation and production machinery design
  • PLC and software application experience
  • Vision systems experience
  • Robotics, HMI, Ethernet, Communications protocols experience would be advantageous as would ability to code in visual basic and C++
  • This is forward thinking organisation, keen to attract the right calibre of talent and willing to offer a very attractive salary package to the right candidate.   
We are keen to discuss this possibility with any PLC Engineers and equally to discuss a number of opportunities throughout N Ireland.
We also currently have various other  Automation Project Management roles and Automation leadership roles throughout NI – c £40- 80k bands on offer
To apply please forward your CV (in Word format) using the link provided.
TechMet is a dedicated Engineering and Technical Recruitment Consultancy.  
The consultant managing your application will be a MEng or MSc qualified Engineer with experience in industry.  They are professionally qualified to advise on your technical suitability for this role or other vacancies.  For a confidential conversation on this or any other roles in the pipeline please contact Sean Metrustry (Director) at TechMet.