Lead Project Engineer

Yateley, Hampshire
£35,000-£50,000 plus benefits
07 Sep 2017
05 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Lead Project Engineer

Yateley, Hampshire

£35k-£50k plus benefits

About the Job
Adsyst are a well-established system integration company that's core business is the design; manufacture and commissioning of integrated control systems incorporating PLCs, SCADA, HMIs, variable speed drives, and instrumentation, are now recruiting for a Lead Project Engineer at their site in Hampshire.

They have a wide experience and application knowledge in industries including process control, manufacturing, utilities, transport, food and beverage.


The Lead Project Engineer (also known as Senior Control Systems Engineers in the industry) will work alongside and support the Engineering Delivery Managers in all activities that fall into the area of control engineering.

Role Responsibilities

Responsible for elements of project management, product selection and delegation of project tasks to the project engineers. The Lead Project Engineer will be responsible for the delivery of the project in both technical compliance and quality. Attending meetings with clients to discuss the design there is a requirement for good commercial and communication skills. The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a similar environment and good knowledge of PLCs, SCADA, HMI, variable speed drives and instrumentation products.

Duties include:

  • Ability to manage and motivate a team of engineers to get the best out of team
  • Preparing detailed outline specifications and aiding in project estimation
  • Writing detailed functional design specifications
  • Configuration of system architecture, network connections and interfaces primarily Ethernet, DeviceNet, Profibus and Modbus
  • Production of PLC software
  • Production of HMI / SCADA software
  • Site installation and commissioning which may involve periods away from home

Qualifications / Experience / Knowledge Required:


  • Software or Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent
  • PLC Software Development (Allen Bradley PLC5/ SLC/ CLX, Siemens S7/ TIA Portal)
  • HMI / SCADA Configuration (Wonderware System Platform (SP), FTView, Iconics, ClearSCADA, WinCC)
  • Must be able to drive


  • Electrical design including EPlan or equivalent Panel design, manufacture and electrical installation
  • VBA knowledge or equivalent
  • Profibus certification
  • LAN/ WAN network design and configuration
  • Excellent written and verbal skills is required


  • Competitive salary
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Company bonus scheme (after 1 year)
  • Private Health Scheme (after 1 year)
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Access to Perkbox (https://join.perkbox.co.uk)
  • Quarterly social events and team building days
  • Free onsite parking

Job Type: Full-time, 37.5 hours per week

Monday to Thursday - 8:30am - 5:15pm, Friday 8:30am - 4pm

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