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SCADA Engineer

Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, Other

Reference: 5785697

  • We provide solutions that keep the world moving
  • Support the design and delivery of efficient engineering projects
  • Work in a supportive team that encourages innovation and knowledge sharing

About the role

As a Global Leader in material handling automation Daifuku Oceania continues to experience rapid growth designing and delivering an increasingly complex portfolio of material handling projects for Aviation and Logistic clients.

As a SCADA Engineer, based in our Kuala Lumpur Office, you will be installing, configuring, documenting, deploying, site testing, supporting and performing end-user training for software solutions for the Daifuku. With a product development focus, you will be the voice of the customer to feedback end-user feature requests to the software team.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting Project Team in Emulation of SCADA for customer
  • Preparing documentation of proposed system functionality via Functional Design and Detailed Design Specifications and writing Factory Acceptance testing documentation
  • Ensuring adherence to the project specifications and working with other functional teams to ensure that the delivered solution will meet the client requirements
  • Co-ordination and working with the overall Project Manager (e.g. input into project schedules, co-ordination with other engineering teams, providing submittal materials and information as required, etc)
  • Co-ordination with the Daifuku ITS/HLC team to specify the solution's architecture and hardware platform required
  • Development of SCADA and HMI systems using a variety of software packages
  • Working with the project engineering teams (PLC, HLC) in the effective and efficient development of an integrated solution for a project
  • Installation and configuration of Daifuku and 3rd party software
  • Development of project documentation - functional description specification; test plans; technical manuals; training manuals, project submittals, etc.
  • On-site deployment, including liaising with the client, their representatives and their subcontractors
  • Working closely with project team members on-site as part of an integrated site commissioning team
  • Carrying out and documenting the various testing phases: HLC system; integrated system; internal FAT; client witnessed FAT; internal SAT; client witnessed SAT
  • Developing and maintaining a close working relationship with the client and/or their representatives to manage the client through the commissioning and testing phases
  • Connecting remotely to the system in question to provide direct assistance to site staff or to perform work on the system from a corrective maintenance point of view, this work may require connecting into the remote system outside of the site standard operating hours
  • Travelling to site where and when required - works on-site may have to be performed outside of site operational hours

About you

As a SCADA Engineer, you will have proven experience in design, development, deployment, commissioning and testing of SCADA and HMI systems, Broad Control Systems & IT understanding, as well as problem-solving and troubleshooting, individually and in a team.

Desirable to have Tertiary qualifications in Controls, IT (or equivalent)or, Software development or extensive industry experience.

Based on your problem-solving ability, critical reasoning, innovative thinking, relationship building and communication skills are seen as a trusted advisor by your stakeholders. You enjoy working in a supportive team, where knowledge sharing is encouraged.

To succeed in this role, you will be passionate about good project delivery discipline, have a strong safety focus and be used to working in a fast-paced business experiencing growth. If so we can offer you the chance to work on complex business-critical projects.

About Us

Daifuku is a multi-dimensional global company that have over 9,000 employees worldwide. We specialise in material handling automation within both the aviation and logistic industries. We are the world's leading exponent of material handling solutions and are constantly striving for innovative solutions for our clients that cover industrial automation and sortation solutions.

We are committed to supporting a safe, diverse and inclusive culture where our talents and differences are valued. We encourage our people to work collaboratively, demonstrating creativity and innovation (looking beyond the obvious) to deliver outstanding service to our customers.

It's an exciting time to be a part of Daifuku. So, if you're looking for a rewarding career that offers world-class opportunities we'd like to hear from you!

Please note we may consider applications on an ongoing basis and therefore encourage you to apply at your earliest opportunity.


Applications Close: 23 Jan 2022