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Project Systems Engineer

Location: Gateshead

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 168516

Our engineering client based in Team Valley, Gateshead are looking for a Project Systems Engineer to join them on a permanent basis.

Job Role 

  • Responsible for the engineering, integration, testing, commissioning and support of software and IT systems for the delivery of Smart Grid solutions

  • System engineering for control and automation projects (including software and hardware)

  • Interpret clients’ requirements and engineer, integrate, test and deliver the solution in a professional and timely manner

  • Data engineering from field devices through to the software applications

  • Interface with customers on all technical elements and schedules

  • Software/Hardware deployment, configuration and integration of SCADA data, Communications, infrastructure and software applications

  • Interface with suppliers of equipment, services and software solutions

  • Integration, configuration and deployment of software applications


  • Project engineering experience, preferably within IT or Software sectors involving SCADA or Automation

  • Control and automation background focused specifically in design, installation, programming and validation of automated equipment

  • Knowledge of SCADA and HMIs, would be desirable

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Good communication skills both verbally and in written form

  • Good engineering intuition with a desire to expand knowledge

  • Prioritise tasks while working to tight schedules

The role is Monday to Friday in business hours but on occasions may require travel to client sites etc.