PCS7 Engineer

Ref: EI-2020-02

To express an interest in this position, e-mail recruitment@capula.co.uk with a cover letter and CV, quoting the job reference number.

 

 

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Capula, part of Imtech UK, is a leading advanced automation and real-time business intelligence company specialising in Automation, Control and IT Solutions and Services with major customers in the Nuclear, Power Generation, Utilities and Oil & Gas markets.  The Company is renowned for its innovation, technical excellence, project delivery, quality and safety.

 

Summary of Role:

The upgrade of a PCS7 DCS with related design and implementation including improvements and modifications. The candidate should have proven main-stream control automation experience across several Siemens based projects that must include medium to large size DCS using recent PCS7 versions. Essential skills are hands-on implementation/test of PCS7 v9.0 AS/O using APL, CMT, CFC and SFC. The main role is predominantly during the initial phases at our office in Stone, Staffordshire, with a site phase planned for Sept-Nov.

 

Role Description:

  • Contract (minimum 10 months) or Permanent
  • PCS7 DCS Upgrade to PCS7 v9.0 based on a virtualised OS
  • PCS7 DCS enhancements and process control modifications
  • Whole software/systems lifecycle involvement; design, coding, testing, install and commissioning
  • Working within project team to customer deadlines
  • Installation and configuration/testing work at UK customer sites

 

Essential Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years experience using PCS7 v8.0 or greater within medium / large DCS
  • Experience of AS/OS system design, coding, testing and commissioning
  • Experience of producing FDS, DDS and Test Specifications
  • Use of PCS7 AS/OS using APL, CMT, CFC and SFC
  • Use of PCS7 using S7-400/300 and Profibus technologies
  • Use of PCS7 interfacing to intelligent Siemens drives and packages
  • Knowledge of project lifecycle working to QA procedures
  • Willingness to travel and work away when required
  • Driving licence

 

Desirable Requirements/experience:

  • Experience of PCS7 v9.0
  • Experience of PCS7 version upgrades
  • Experience of PCS7 SCL, PH, OPENPCS, WebServer
  • Experience of PCS7 within a virtualised / domain configuration
  • Experience of PCS7 F-Systems for SIL2 systems
  • Experience of Step-7 and WinCC Flex
  • Experience of PCS7 Maintenance Station
  • Experience of SIMIT
  • Experience of PDM
  • Experience of Power Station control systems

 

Personal Qualities:

  • Confident and capable and able to work under own initiative and within a team environment
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to deadlines
  • Have good communication skills

Be flexible in working methods

Please send your CV with cover letter referencing EI-2020-02 and explaining why you are interested in this role to: recruitment@capula.co.uk