Controls System Software Designer

Permanent posted 4 weeks ago

Job Description

INDUSTRY: Technology


Merit Services is seeking a Control Systems Software Designer for our client in London. As a Controls System Software Designer you will get to work with the most recent industrial control devices, such as PLCs, Human Machine Interfaces, Servo Controllers, Robots, and Data Acquisition tools


  • You will create automated assembly system real-time control software. Primarily in the B&R Automation Studio environment.
  • You will also create interfaces between computers and people. These interfaces could be pre-made GUIs created in Visual Basic or Visual C++, SCADA nodes.
  • You will be able to collaborate with mechanical and electrical designers to make sure that the control system will adhere to performance, dependability, and functionality standards.
  • You will be a part of systems integration. This will include testing systems hardware and software.
  • You will set up the calibration of intelligent devices,
  • You will ensure that all projects are met in terms of quality, functionality, and safety expectations.


  • Strong knowledge of B&R and servo motion controls
  • Knowledge of real-time controls, PLC programming, motion controls, vision programming, and robotic controls.
  • 4+ years of programming expertise in B&R Automation Studio.
  • 3+ years of experience with Rockwell or Siemens platforms.
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • 2+ years using Python and C++.
  • Must be able to travel worldwide and have a current passport. Travel projected to be 5%-15% of the time.


  • A competitive benefits package including health and dental plans.
  • Flexible work schedule.
  • A positive work environment
  • Compensated time off provided by employers for the purpose of vacation.

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