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automated software maintenance technician

  • Engineering
  • Cambridge
  • £25 - £32 per hour
  • Contract
  • Full Time
  • 237879B
  • 24 Apr 2018
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Job Description For Vacancy No: 237879B
Consultant: Mike Bryan

Company Profile: Our client has been a manufacturer of diesel engines and power solutions for over 85 years, to the highest levels of performance and reliability. They have grown to become one of the leading suppliers of diesel and gas engines in the power solutions market.

Job Location: Cambridgeshire

Job Position: Automated Software Maintenance Technician

Job Status: Contract

Job Profile: The Automation and Information Management team supports Engine Development. The Automation Team is responsible for installing, licensing, administering, developing, adapting and maintaining automated test software and other associated applications for the whole of the department consisting of over 40 test cells with differing testing requirements. Additionally, it is the sole responsibility of the team to ensure the best quality data is available on our client's network when required by the customer groups that rely on it.

Essential Skills,
Experience and
The candidate needs to have good knowledge of current technology, including programming languages, computer hardware and software, system integration, system tools and current development tools.

Good PC Administration skills

Good knowledge of PC hardware & software and of LAN & wireless networks

Computer application skills to support job requirements (Email, MS Excel, MS Word, etc.)

Demonstrated experience with automated industrial test equipment used within a development or production environment

Maintenance of equipment, fault finding/diagnosis & breakdown expertise

Demonstrated knowledge and use of test cell data acquisition software & systems (e.g., Morphee)

Working knowledge of software tools, packages and facilities such as CANape, RS232/485, MCD3 etc

Demonstrated software programming skills (, C, C++, Java etc)

Automated Test Equipment maintenance & commissioning

Engine testing experience

Basic knowledge of high speed data capture systems (D2t Osiris)

In addition, the incumbent should have a developing knowledge of company policies and procedures and a general knowledge of the Engineering sector.


Excellent planning and organizing skills

Good people / interpersonal skills

Excellent analytical (data analysis and data extraction) skills

Ability to learn quickly and retain pertinent information

Ability to concisely and accurately communicate technical information

Ability to work independently and as a team member

Job Description:
Reporting directly to the Automation Team Leader, the individual will complete proposed changes or additions to systems, programs, or infrastructure components including hardware, software, or network. Assist more experienced team members in infrastructure or system development and support team in developing solutions to customer related requests and/or systems problems.

Customers may include internal organizations, suppliers and users of our client's product. Responsibilities of the incumbents are along functional lines with individual Engineers assigned new program development and/or maintenance of existing systems, PC's, Data Acquisition software, measurement instruments and any tailored bespoke software.

Specifies, sources, builds test cell PC based systems

Monitoring of OEE metrics, highlighting any concerns to Automation Engineers to be able to tackle root causes of reoccurring lost time and drive quantity of breakdowns down.

Continue to increase velocity of breakdown resolution improving uptime of test cells.

When required, installation, license management and maintenance of internal and external supplied/design software (e.g., CANape, CAT ET, EST, Morphee, Test Launcher etc.).

Support to daily Operations meeting as well as part of the call-out rota for out of hours support.

Process and flow chart creation for standard working practices that are in remit

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