Saturday, May 31, 2014

Systems Engineer DCS

Do you enjoy Project Execution work and being the specialist responsible for System Integration? Then

consider this full time opportunity for a DCS Systems Specialist based in the Dallas area.

This Automation & Engineering Company is part of a Global Organization servicing a regional area.

They serve a diverse industry base and are recognized within the industry for Innovative Solutions and

Engineering Excellence.

To its employees, they offer a work culture and environment that promotes growth, creativity,

recognition, and positive work relationships. Over the years, they successfully attracted and been able

to retain top engineering talent.

The System Specialist will provide project support from a hardware/systems perspective. This position

will provide technical support of systems involving DCS/PC/PLC’s, Networks, Communications Protocols

and Electrical Systems during the execution of automation projects.


2 year Associates/Technical Degree

Minimum of 5-10 years of relevant experience performing similar work

Proficiency in A/C and D/C power and grounding

Proficiency in the use of electrical test equipment

Experience working with DCS and/or PLC Control Systems – hardware/systems perspective. DeltaV

experience preferred

Proficiency with Windows-based computers and associated operating systems

Competency in motor controls and instrumentation

Competency in Ethernet-based and Twisted Pair communications protocols

Experience working with engineering design documents – P&IDs, Electrical One Lines, Plot Plans

Ability to function in a high stress environment during testing / startups

Ability to meet project deadlines

Able and willing to travel via airplane or long (4-6 hour) car trips to/from customer sites for short visits

and/or extended stay visits of a week or longer. Overnight travel is anticipated at an average of 40-50%.


Assist in front-end project studies

Setup and configure PC/Server and Networking Equipment

Review/Approve Enclosure design requirements

Analyze power and grounding (as found and requirements)

Cutover planning and execution

Assist in FAT/SAT

Construction Management

Manage Cutover, Commissioning and Loop-check Activities (including DCS configuration changes and

navigating DCS applications)

Initialize and troubleshoot System communications

For consideration, please submit your resume in Word format to

at National Engineering Resources or fax to 763.561.7675