Software Engineer

Job Reference: T&D-2020-17

Stone | Transmission & Distribution | Full-time | Permanent

Summary of the role:

Capula, part of the 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, and project delivery, quality and safety.

We currently have a requirement for Software Engineer within the Transmission & Distribution sector. 

The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of the systems development lifecycle: specification, design, programming, testing, installation and commissioning.  This will range from configuring multiple instances of existing solutions to developing new solutions for clients from a list of basic requirements.  This will include database configuration, coding, application engineering, hardware interface, system testing and commissioning.  This would include client visits for meetings & surveys and possible overseas travel for training courses and partner integrations.


Requirements (Essential):

  •  Is competent in the use of a PC & management of electronic files/folders
  •  Good knowledge of databases
  •  Has a good understanding of SCADA/HMIs and control systems
  • Experienced coder in any of the following C++, C#, JAVA, VB
  • Ability to learn how to configure & navigate new products with manuals and on-line support
  • The ability to research ideas/products to identify suitability for a solution
  • Can successfully complete all assigned tasks to plan and in line with company procedures and standards.
  • A team player who has drive and tenacity with a willingness to learn
  • Can communicate confidently and effectively with colleagues and customers
  • Always follows good health & safety practices within Capula and customer sites


Requirements (Desirable):

  • Electrical Engineering knowledge
  • Knowledge of electrical principles (Power calculations etc.)
  • Ideally GE equipment knowledge or Copa-data Zenon SCADA
  • Ideally worked with substation control system
  • Good research skills
  • Good excel skills or High level programming skills
  • Current driving licence



NOTE TO EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES: We are currently working with only our preferred suppliers.

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