Software Engineer - Controls

Do you want to play a role in solving global energy challenges for future generations?

At Aker Solutions we are committed to helping the energy industry and broader society #PowerTheChange towards a low-carbon future. We are changemakers and problem solvers with more than 180 years of experience.

Our ambitions are high. By 2030, renewables and low-carbon solutions for oil and gas will make up 2/3 of our business. Do you want to be a part of driving the transition?

We offer front-end engineering, engineering management, system capability and technical competences. In addition, we offer a range of methods and digital solutions enabling an efficient engineering process.

We are front runners in our transition to sustainable energy solutions and through multidiscipline teams we challenge existing plant solutions, develop new solutions and solve our clients’ needs to enable technical feasibility and sound business decisions. We focus on process plants and we need you with your conceptual mindset wanting to develop new ways, new plants and work in an innovative and dedicated team.

What will you be doing?

  • Experienced in the design and development of PLC programs using ladder logic, structured text, and
  • Function Block Diagrams.
  • Experience using Allen Bradley ControlLogix and CompactLogix systems.
  • Experience with HMI programming preferably with ICONICS Genesis SCADA or RSView32
  • Experience using OPC DA, AE, HDA, and UA within a control system.
  • Experience of Control Systems design, implementation, testing and commissioning.

We think you should have:

Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree level education in Controls / Instrumentation / Software Engineering. 4 to 8 years of work experience in Controls Software Engineering within the Oil and Gas industry preferable Subsea Controls Systems.

Good working knowledge with Software Development Life Cycle Strong working knowledge of industrial communication protocols like Modbus, CANbus, OPC, Profibus, ControlNet, DeviceNet etc. Knowledge of codes and standards used in Oil and Gas industries is preferable Experience using requirements management tools Familiarity with network design, configuration and management of Cisco switches. Familiarity with cyber security measures within industrial control systems

More reasons to work with us:

  • Professional development and career opportunities 
  • Join a company committed to becoming a significant player in the energy transition 
  • Competitive compensation and benefits 
  • Positive work environment with challenging tasks
  • Healthy work-life balance

Interested? Contact us.

Diversity and Inclusion

Aker Solutions is empowered by its diverse workforce. We ensure a good working environment where equal opportunity, diversity and inclusion are considered vital to our success. We believe diversity creates value, attracts talent, and makes life more interesting. We therefore encourage and welcome applications from diverse backgrounds related to race, religion, nationality, sexual orientation, gender, ethnicity, disability, age, and more.

This is Aker Solutions

Aker Solutions delivers integrated solutions, products and services to the global energy industry. We enable low-carbon oil and gas production and develop renewable solutions to meet future energy needs. By combining innovative digital solutions and predictable project execution we accelerate the transition to sustainable energy production. Aker Solutions employs approximately 15,000 people in more than 20 countries.