Job Title
Software Engineer (Galway)


Role Description:

  • Your role will involve inclusion in the software projects division of SL Controls who are responsible for the design, programming, simulation, validation, testing & commissioning of complex automation software solutions.
  • Projects involve wide ranging technologies, the skills for which will be obtained while in employment in SL Controls.
  • Your role will involve the development, commissioning and support of software systems.
  • You should have the ability to report to management on progress and any road blocks that present themselves over the course of your duties.

Person Specification:

  • Experience with at least one of the following higher level languages C#, VB.Net, ASP.NET, Labview, C/C++, Python. C# would be a distinct advantage.
  • Experience with database setup and administration on a platform such as SQL, MySQL, Oracle.
  • Experience in working in a software development team and proven track record in this area.
  • Proven ability to use own initiative to overcome problems.
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal.
  • Proficiency with MS Office.
  • Knowledge of network services that include LAN, WAN, WLAN, MPLS, SSL, VPN, remote access services and network monitoring services.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks under tight deadlines.
  • Ability to take ownership of projects.
  • Positive and proactive attitude.
  • Flexibility to travel.
  • Knowledge of a PLC programming language desirable.
  • Knowledge of machine learning desirable.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Highly organized with strong ability to prioritize tasks.
  • Proven track record of excellent time keeping & attendance is essential.
  • Are you looking for career development?
  • Do you enjoy working in a team and problem solving?
  • Is learning new programming methodologies of interest to you?

Educational / Experience Requirements:

  • B.Sc. degree in Engineering or equivalent, with emphasis in software, electronic and/or automation discipline.
  • Minimum 2 years relevant experience in industry, preferably in a pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology, blue chip or relevant GMP manufacturing environment.

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