Automation Engineer Role Limerick

Senior HMI SCADA Engineer

  • Posted Mar 21, 2024
  • Limerick
  • Contract
  • BBBH27411

LSC have a great contract opportunity for a Senior SCADA Engineer to join a multinational medical device company based in Limerick.
If you have previous experience in SCADA related Automation roles and are ready for your next challenge, this could be the perfect role for you!

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Senior HMI SCADA Engineer to join our dynamic team. As a Senior HMI SCADA Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, developing, implementing, and maintaining Human-Machine Interface (HMI) and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems.


  • Designing and developing HMI and SCADA systems according to project requirements.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to gather user requirements and translate them into functional specifications.
  • Configuring and programming HMI and SCADA software to ensure smooth operation and efficient data acquisition.
  • Integrating HMI and SCADA systems with other control systems and ensuring seamless data exchange
  • Conducting system testing and troubleshooting to identify and resolve any issues or bugs.
  • Creating and maintaining HMI and SCADA system documentation, including user manuals and technical specifications.
  • Providing technical support and training to colleagues as required.
  • Staying up-to-date with the latest industry trends and advancements in HMI and SCADA technologies.


  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in designing, implementing, and maintaining HMI and SCADA systems.
  • Strong knowledge of HMI and SCADA software, such as Aveva InTouch standalone as well as System Platform (previously Wonderware) and Factory Talk View.
  • Proficiency in programming languages commonly used in HMI SCADA systems, such as C#, Java, or VBScript and SQL knowledge.
  • Strong Knowledge in Microsoft Server operating Systems.
  • Familiarity with industrial communication protocols (e.g., OPC, Suitelink) and networking concepts.
  • Familiarity with cybersecurity principles and techniques for securing SCADA systems.
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking abilities.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with team members and clients.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to new technologies and platforms in the HMI SCADA field.

Note: Are you currently eligible to work in Ireland? As this is a contract opportunity you will need to hold a Stamp 1G/Stamp 4 visa to apply!

Apply via this advert or contact Paul O'Driscoll at LSC on 021 4777329 if you have any more questions about this role!

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