PCS7 Engineer

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    Stone, Staffordshire

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    Up to £1 per annum

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    Kyle Ward

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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PCS7 Engineer
Rate - To be discussed when application sent
Available on both Contract and Permanent Opportunity

The PCS7 Engineer will be responsible for the upgrade of a PCS7 DCS with related design and implementation including improvements and modifications. The PCS7 Engineer 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 of the PCS7 Engineer are hands-on implementation/test of PCS7 v9.0 AS/O using APL, CMT, CFC and SFC.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • 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


  • 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

To apply please contact Kyle Ward on 02393 911 227 or alternatively, send a copy of you CV to Kward@astutetechnical.co.uk

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