A large client within the B&R Industrial Automation arena is seeking an Automation Engineer who is an expert at integration, based in Johannesburg.
Systems integration with small manufacturing clients to integrate machines with different PLC, HMI and SCADA brands.
- PLC programming and SCADA
- Simatic S7, WinCC, WinCC flexible, Protool
- Allen Bradley rsLogix, ControlLogix, rsView Machine edition, Kinetix servo drives
- Wago with CodeSys
PC programming in industrial applications
- Visual Studio C# and VB.Net, VB6, Python
- SQL server
The Automation Engineer must solve integration problems with a custom approach, utilizing an existing SCADA system or a custom application that will :
- Get information from the planning system to the plant floor.
- Communicate with the PLC's
- Get production data from the plant floor to a higher level.
- Make machines interact.
- Provide user-friendly control and visualization for operators, QC or management.