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Coventry, Warwickshire Schneider Electric
Senior Systems Engineer and Cyber Specialist Location: Coventry, UK

To work within the UK Process Automation (PA) Delivery Engineering Team reporting to the Engineering Team Leader.

Working individually or as part of a team to contribute to the successful delivery of cyber framework compliant engineering solutions to Time, Cost and Quality to ensure the successful execution of projects to the Customers satisfaction.

Provide Engineering, Cyber, and IT support/expertise as required to other areas of the business to help facilitate their objectives.

Be motivated to drive self-development supported by managers to be able to perform to the best of their capabilities and contribute to both their, and SE success.

Through undertaking of the role, the Senior Project Engineer will be expected to demonstrate the following:
  • Provision of sound technical solutions in line with project requirements.
  • Leadership
  • Mentoring
  • Ensure the Project Manager/ Engineering Team Leader are kept informed of progress and issues in a timely fashion
Key Responsibilities
  • Compliance with applicable Cybersecurity frameworks, requirements, and policies
  • Compliance with project delivery process and procedures forming part of the quality management system.
  • Compliance with relevant Schneider Electric quality assurance, Health, Safety and Environmental standards and policies.
  • Compliance with applicable statutory Law, standards, & regulations
  • Ability to take responsibility for the technical delivery of projects unsupervised.
  • Design and specification of hardware/software/electrical/electronic and system requirements, including preparation of drawings/documentation.
  • Ability to perform software configuration and programming.
  • Review and approve project engineering solutions and documentation.
  • Configuration and testing of Schneider Electric/AVEVA and other third-party software.
  • Participation in and management of structured testing of systems both internal and with Client/Third parties
  • Installation and commissioning of hardware and software systems and supervision of installation by others.
  • Preparation and approval of system documentation, including functional specifications, test documents and system support manuals.
  • Take responsibility for the mentoring of junior engineers to develop their professional skills and to deliver technical solutions as described above.
  • Take responsibility for the provision and delivery of technical solutions to time, quality, and budget.
  • Identify project risks and opportunities and be able to contribute to the mitigations and commercial implications.
  • Ensure the Project Manager/Engineering Team Leader are kept informed of progress and issues for all engineering aspects of the project delivery.
  • Support the bid team in the production of quotations providing input for execution planning and delivery estimates. Capable of representing the delivery team when required in sales meetings with clients.
  • Provide support to the service team to assist with the timely resolution of customer issues.
Education Requirements:
  • Qualified to a recognised Qualification in a STEM discipline i.e., HNC/HND/Degree.
  • Communicate well in written and spoken English.
  • Cloud technologies and services including IaaS, PaaS and SaaS.
  • Experience of design and installation and/or management of Intrusion detection systems (IDS) and intrusion prevention systems (IPS), network-based firewall products, backup and restoration technologies, performing network troubleshooting and host-based security technologies including end point protection technologies (e.g., Antivirus, Data Leakage Prevention, Host IPS, Whitelisting), advanced Windows administration (e.g., AD, DHCP, RAS, WSUS).
  • An understanding of Cybersecurity Frameworks (e.g. NIST, NCSC, ISO (phone number removed), COBIT) and ICS protocols (e.g. BACnet, Modbus, PROFINET, PROFIBUS). An understanding of Cyber Security at the control system level would be desirable.
  • Experience in applying IEC 62443 cyber automation and process control related standards, procedures and best practices to assess potential vulnerabilities and help customers define their needs.
  • Experience of SCADA and telemetry is desirable, in particular Geo SCADA (formerly SCX6, ClearSCADA), AVEVA PI System (formerly OSI PI) and/or System Platform.
  • Ability to work in a home (remote), office or site industrial environment.
  • Ability to work on customer sites in the UK and overseas, occasionally for extended periods.
  • Experience of working in at least two of the following sectors:
  • Water and Wastewater
  • Oil & Gas
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Cyber Security
  • Food & Beverage
  • The Utilities including Critical National Infrastructure (CNI).
  • Renewable Energy
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