Senior Controls Systems Engineer

May 20, 2024
Reference key: es12356
Deadline date:

Job Description

Senior Controls Systems Engineer required by market-leading MedTech multinational in North Dublin. This role is fully on-site. You will collaborate with a cross-functional team on the design & automation of complex electromechanical systems.


  • Work across multiple technologies and disciplines integrating fluidics, electronics, optics and software
  • Define characterisation studies / DOE’s for subsystems and analysers to understand error budget using design for six sigma and statistical based techniques
  • Act as the interface between the hardware & software teams to coordinate integration of solutions into the analyser architecture
  • Responsible for functional specifications which enable the wider Engineering team to understand the detailed design of the analyser
  • Driving Investigations, segment, and root cause issues down to component level utilizing the multi-functional team
  • Write bespoke scripts for controlling subsystems within the analyser (State Machine Diagrams, etc.)
  • Driving Investigations, segment, and root cause issues down to component level utilising team
  • Guide and mentor the wider Engineering team on control system best practices
  • Have an understanding of control systems for complex electromechanical analysers / systems
  • Knowledge of computer operating systems; hardware and software


  • Bachelor’s Degree (QQI level 8) in Electronics / Software / Electrical / Mechatronic
  • 8+ years’ experience in automation and control systems engineering
  • Excellent knowledge of control system engineering in the automation and overall operation of complex electromechanical systems
  • Excellent software applications knowledge, including scripting (Python, Perl, VBA or other languages)
  • High-paced individual who can work in a cross-functional high performing engineering team
  • Eager and passionate to understand both business and user needs in driving solutions
  • Ability to work across multiple functional boundaries to deliver the desired outcome
  • Readily accepts ownership, accountability, and responsibility with a proven track record in delivering solutions at pace
  • Excellent communication skills – written and verbal skills are required


  • 25 days annual leave per year
  • Flexitime
  • Bonuses
  • Family health insurance
  • Pension Plan
  • Service Awards – lump sum
  • Life Assurance
  • Subsidised Cafe
  • Gym, sauna, games room, tennis courts, football pitch, library, clubs
  • Free Car Parking