IT & Software Project Engineer

Expiring today

Recruiter
Listgrove Ltd
Location
Germany (DE)
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Posted
18 Jul 2019
Closes
18 Aug 2019
Ref
EG/46726
Job Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IT & Software Project Engineer

Based in Linnich

Job ref:                      EG/46726

Are you a driven IT & software engineer at the forefront of supporting manufacturing solutions?

The Client:

Listgrove is proud to be working in partnership with SIG Combibloc; a world renowned packaging systems and solutions manufacturer.  SIG is at the forefront of developing unique solutions that help customers innovate differentiated products, build smarter filling plants and create interactive packs of the future. 

Every day, SIG meets the needs of millions of people – from breakfast tables and boardrooms to coffee shops and canteens – providing convenient, natural products consumers can trust.

The business are looking to strengthen their machine interface capabilities with the appointment of this important role. You will work in a dedicated, dynamic and agile team with many opportunities to bring in your valuable experience.

The Role:

You will be part of a team that provides “smart factory” solutions for packaging and filling line applications. The role will have responsibility for overseeing the development and maintenance of custom software interfaces with the purpose of exchanging critical data between SIG and client systems.

You will Implement Project Interface Management processes, procedures and specifications, whilst supporting the delivery teams and providing expert technical support.

Areas of responsibilities are as follows:

  • Project lead for automation related projects
  • Connection of bought-in packaging lines to higher-level IT systems such as MES via e.g. OPC-UA, or data acquisition systems, e.g. to support preventive maintenance
  • PLC software development for Packaging machines and Line Controller (Downstream) in close collaboration with our suppliers
  • Development of specifications and Alignment of specifications with our suppliers
  • Human machine interface design and programming
  • Testing of new implemented functions in-house, on supplier site and on customer site
  • Cooperation with R&D in innovation projects
  • Close cooperation with our engineering & R&D team in China
  • Knowledge transfer to our regional organizations worldwide
  • Develop and maintain relationships with relevant suppliers, managing their input in the design, development, pricing and delivery of technical solutions on site

The Profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • A software ‘expert’ with experience of overseeing software projects
  • Excellent IT knowledge with understanding of network and data interface
  • Minimum 4 years in development, implementation, and maintenance of large scale software applications
  • Coding and programming experience  - working with C# and java
  • Good knowledge of PLC systems and experienced in OPC  for the secure and reliable exchange of data in industrial automation
  • Excellent analytical and problem skills
  • Outstanding communication skills

To apply please contact Ellie Guest

ellie.guest@listgrove.com

0044 (0) 1789 207070

For EU roles, candidates must be eligible to work and live in the European Union.

Proof of eligibility will be required with your application.

 

Office Locations: Stratford-upon-Avon, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Cape Town, Dubai, Düsseldorf, Göteborg, Istanbul, Lyon, Milan, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney and Washington.

 

PLASTICS - PETROCHEMICALS - PACKAGING - CHEMICALS - ENERGY – ENVIRONMENT

www.listgrove.com

Listgrove Limited Registered in England No: 1197713

Exhibiting at: Plastteknik, Med-Tech, Chemspec Europe, Kunststoffen, PPMA, K, Interpack, Compounding World, Interplas

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