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Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer

Job Title: Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Galway
Salary: On Application
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Fixed Term Contracts
REF: Systems Engineer
Contact Name: David Walsh
Contact Email: techsuccess@icegroup.ie

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for the position of a Systems Engineer on a fixed-term contract.

Position Details:

Functional Area: IT

Career Framework Title: Operations Engineering Specialist

Internal Job Title: Systems Engineer

Job Level: 08

Direct/Indirect: Indirect

Position Summary: 

Celestica Galway is now recruiting for an experienced Systems Engineer to plan, implement and maintain a comprehensive Factory Systems Infrastructure, which is in line with corporate guidelines and customer requirements in order to facilitate a world-class manufacturing environment. This role provides support and ongoing development to a number of high-speed automated production lines and new product introductions, in particular paying attention to PLC controlled equipment, vision systems, revision control systems and manufacturing data integrity & security. 

This position will report to the Engineering Manager. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Proactively supports the existing Automation infrastructure for optimal performance and minimized downtime. 
  • Makes appropriate, justifiable suggestions for system enhancements
  • Collaborates with the IT Group, Application Group, External Technical Resources to provide comprehensive support of all Automation and Information Systems and Technologies
  • Provides Final Third Level support on all technical issues
  • Provides solutions, which implement industry best practice to deliver improved productivity and efficiency throughout the organization
  • Installs and deploys systems, software and peripherals as required, liaising with external vendors and service contractors as appropriate. Sources appropriate equipment and services through appropriate liaison with Purchasing department
  • Provides Technical Direction for all new infrastructure developments
  • Develops, implements and manages comprehensive contingency plans for all critical systems including regular documented tests
  • Benchmarks system performance and provides regular reports.
  • Interfaces with Corporate Information Systems on standards, support, and new infrastructure developments
  • Utilizes a Project Management methodology to plan, coordinate and implement Key projects assigned by Business Unit Managers.
  • Provides regular reports to Management and delivers the project within agreed time-frames and budgets 
  • Documentation is a key function of any Engineering professional. All knowledge is to be captured and shared as the fundamental aspect of system support. All procedures must be written and controlled to ISO standards. 
  • Develops training programmes for our systems Technician line support. 
  • Provides innovative inputs to new production lines in the areas of control, data collection, motive power, robotics, vision systems and communications. 
  • Designs, develops and implements process improvements on new and existing lines.

Core Knowledge/Skills/Competencies:

  • Excellent Project Management and Time Management skills
  • Excellent Communication Skills both written and verbal.
  • The ability to interface with Senior Management and make presentations or deliver training courses when necessary
  • Facilitation skills and a sound understanding of team dynamics
  • A motivated individual with focus and discipline
  • An achievement-oriented self-starter with excellent problem-solving skills

Typical Experience/Education:

  • A Degree in Engineering with 5+ years' relevant experience
  • Essential experience required with PLC programming, in-line vision systems, barcode systems, network topology, pc application software, systematic troubleshooting/problem-solving skills.
  • Experience of TCP/IP and Wide Area Network architectures
  • Programming of Allen-Bradley Controllogix5000 and PLC5, Siemens S7, Visual Basic applications, Equipment and Software Validation, IQ, OQ, and PQ.
Submit your CV today and our team of recruiters will review your application. 
David Walsh - techsuccess@icegroup.ie
Heather McGowan - sligo@icegroup.ie
Luke Fogarty engineers@icegroup.ie