senior automation engineer - piraeus

panos zervas, randstad hellas
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piraeus, attica
engineering, logistics, production & manufacturing
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panos zervas, randstad hellas

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Are you a Senior Automation Engineer in the maritime sector and eager to take the next step in your career ? If you have at least 5 years experience as a senior automation engineer then our client may be looking for you! Can' t wait to receive your online application for this exciting opportunity of the Senior Automation Engineer position the maritime sector!


The company offers the following benefits for this Senior Automation Engineer position:

  • Friendly and challenging working environment
  • Work with experienced personnel
  • Plenty of opportunities to evolve your career within an attractive and dynamic environment
  • Very good compensation package
  • Medical insurance program


As a Senior Automation Engineer, in this role, your main responsibilities will be the following:

  • Design, implement and install PLC programs
  • Develop PLC, HMI software using the Schneider SoMachine Software 
  • Perform PLC programming, HMI design, SCADA applications for the integration of the system 
  • Control networks (Profinet, Profibus, Ethernet/IP, Modbus, CAN )
  • Support the commissioning teams by ad-hoc problem-solving during installation
  • Propose upgrades for the automation by introducing new electrical automation devices, instruments and improved control logic.


The position of  Senior Automation Engineer is just the right one for you if you possess the following skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Automation Engineering, Electrical Engineering or similar
  • 5+ years of professional experience in relevant role (any previous experience in Marine industry would be an asset)
  • Very good knowledge of PLC Schneider programming (SoMachine, Vijeo) or any other PLC programming platform
  • Knowledge of network communication protocols (industrial Ethernet, RS232/485, Modbus, Profibus), VPN, wireless networks, as well as configuration of measuring devices
  • Very good knowledge of English
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-moving environment 
  • Multitasking and ability to handle a number of projects in parallel
  • Self-motivated, well organized, highly collaborative, team player
  • Critical thinking and problem solving 
  • Customer oriented
  • Analytical thinking and decision-making skills


​If you are interested in this Senior Automation Engineer role, apply now. For more information, you can contact Panos Zervas at +30 2166001363. #jobsengineering

Please note that for transparency and equity reasons, only those applications made online via our site will be assessed. After the screening of all the CVs received, we will only contact the candidates who meet the requirements of the job to arrange an interview. ​All applications are considered strictly confidential.