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Software Engineer (DW3083)




North West

The Role:

  • Creation of software code and detailed design packs based on customer requirements and/or hardware design pack information.
  • Liaison with clients and third parties for design acceptance and approval. Provide project technical support and other duties as required.
  • Development of software code based on technical specifications and customer requirements.
  • Creation of software design documentation packages and input into multi discipline documentation.
  • Technical support to various disciplines with hardware selection.
  • Test and commission Software.
  • Ownership of the software and associated documentation through its full life-cycle.
  • Modification of existing software and regression testing.
  • Support service team with software issues.
  • Responsible for their own health and safety and that of others and undertake the obligations as defined within the H&S Manual.
  • Assist in the implementation of the Quality Assurance, Environmental Management System, abide and promote its Policies and Procedures.



  • Engineering/Computer related or appropriate engineering qualification (degree/HND) or comparable industrial experience.
  • Proficient in the use of Siemens SIMATIC STEP 7
  • Proficient in the use of IEC-61131-3 PLC Programming languages.
  • Proficient in object-oriented programming concepts.
  • Proficient in SQL and database design concepts.
  • Ability to read and understand CAD Drawings.
  • Good Numeracy skills.
  • General knowledge of common automation protocols (Modbus, Profibus, Profinet, OPC, DH+, BSAP).
  • Awareness of the regulations and standards applicable to oil & gas and industrial control systems.
  • Understanding of TCP/IP and industrial networking interfaces.
  • Understanding of serial RS232/422/485 interfaces.
  • Understanding of C&I concepts related to control system development (4-20ma loops, 1-5v, voltage free contacts, tripamps, I/P converters etc).


Contact Darren White:

Darren White

Specialist Engineering Consultant
0161 443 0025

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