Communications Engineer

REF: BBBH30191_1637402411

20/11/2021
  • Position: Contract
  • Salary: £40000 to £50000
  • Location: NI - Greater Belfast

MCS is proud to be partnering with one of the worlds largest and best known companies, to recruit a Communications Engineer for a 2 year contract.

This client is a true leader in their markets and they export their products globally to meet the demands of the oil and gas industry.

This is an amazing opportunity for a talented Communications (Electronic) Engineer who will be tasked with the configuration and test of a range of industrial communications systems to meet customer requirements.

This Role is a 2 year contract with the possibility of extension.

The Role:

  • Configuration and test of communications hardware.
  • Support and development of the current products.
  • Suggest improvements to instruments, systems, or work methods.
  • Investigation and diagnosis on advanced / complex problems.
  • Assist with training support teams on new communications hardware and software.

Essential Criteria:

  • Degree or equivalent (HND with experience) in electrical /electronic or telecommunication engineering.
  • Proven experience in the configuration and test of industrial communications systems (eg. RS232, RS485, Ethernet, GSM/GPRS, Fibre COMMs, WIFI).
  • Experience with various Protocols and communication methods, MODBUS, TCP, DNP3, IEC61850, PROFIBUS, PROFINET, P2P, VPNs, MMS, WAP.
  • RTU and SCADA configuration experience
  • Experience in the preparation of configuration and test documentation.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Experience working in the power/utilities industry.
  • Previous experience in systems engineering and architecture.

If you meet the criteria this position may be for you!

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please send an up to date CV via the link provided or contact Ruairi McCann, Specialist Consultant at MCS Group 028 9023 5456

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