Role Overview

This is a great opportunity for a junior level person wishing to either start their career or build on their existing experience. You'll be joining our multimillion pound, multiyear programme which consists of a complex control system on a major UK marine platform with both hardware and software content in both development and service.

You'll be a key member of the software team with responsibility for taking the existing development and test process and implementing automated code inspection and testing to maximise the throughput of the test team for systems up to Safety Integrity Level 2, as well as implementing code in C, C++ or C# to fill gaps in the PLC and SCADA software’s capabilities.

Skills & Experience
  • Ideally experienced in creating Production of technical documentation and developing C#/C++ software in a control systems environment
  • Have knowledge of designing and integration of PLC control systems, Fieldbus configuration and implementation
  • Capable of creating Specification and analysis of COTS equipment, designing and integration of SCADA systems
  • Some experience of Siemens TIA Portal & Rockwell Studio5000.
  • Have an understanding of IEC 61131
Please note for this particular role, all candidates must be eligible for SC - UK EYES ONLY clearance and therefore be a sole British National passport holder. Please note that in the event that the required clearance cannot be obtained you may not be eligible for the role and/or any offer of employment may be withdrawn on grounds of national security.
About Us
With over 100 years of history and expertise in navigation, we have established ourself as a major global provider of navigation solutions, including radars, compass systems, steering systems, speed logs, integrated bridge and control systems. We take pride in our commitment to provide 24/7support to all of our customers.

Our company grows because of our employees' dedication and commitment to achieving our mission, something we always remember. In return for working for us you will have access to a benefits package that provides you with flexibility to balance your professional career with your personal life, health & well-being benefits, discount schemes, pension benefits and investment in your future development.

We are committed to equality and diversity in our workplace. Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to an individual’s protected status, including race, ethnic origin, colour, nationality, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, marriage/civil partnership, pregnancy/maternity, religion or belief, creed, age, disability, genetic information, or any other protected status or characteristic.