2 months ago
C&I Engineer – Wholesale Wind Generation
Position: Permanent – Full Time
Location: Glasgow & Clyde Windfarm
Salary: £31000 - £46500
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Engineer to join the C&I team.
In this role you will be focused on SCADA and Control Cystem platform development and support. This will include hardware, software, integration and commissioning support on all operational and reporting systems. The position will deal with data intensive environments where reliability and accuracy is critical. You will engineer improvements and guarantee uptime of the systems sourcing and capturing data. The team operates in close quarters with various departments and divisions within the wider SSE portfolio where you would be expected provide support when required on short notice
In this position you will be require to travel, in Ireland and Scotland. You will also be required to represent the Wind Generation team in more formal situations and presentation skills are essential.
This is an exciting opportunity to work within an emerging and dynamic industry with regular exposure to new and developing technology.
Skills and experience
You will ideally have a professional qualification in Engineering or Information Technology Qualification to Degree Level 7, MCSE/MCITP or equivalent. You will have proven hands-on experience in the Wind Industry
The ideal candidate will have various technical capabilities including knowledge of network topologies and MS SQL Database experience within large corporate IT systems and data flow management would also be of benefit. Finally experience with data logging, data analysis and data manipulation would be n benefit as would a strong base for troubleshooting.
Automation of processes and tasks utilising Shell, C++ and VBA would be desirable. Previous exposure and experience would be beneficial in domain controllers, active directory, Schneider ViewX SCADA and OSI/Pi. Due to potential travel within the role a Full and Clean Driving License will be required.
Great. What's in it for me?
For us it's not just about being good at what you do - it's about enjoying what you do, too. So we'll encourage and empower you to be imaginative, share your great ideas, and do work that you can be proud of. On top of a competitive salary, you'll enjoy generous holiday entitlement and excellent benefits.
Closing date for applications is 1st of August 2018
This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. As a courtesy, internal candidates should please notify their line manager prior to submitting their application. Successful candidates will be subject to the company's verification and vetting process which includes a basic criminal record check.