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Interface and Design Specialist

August 19, 2020

NLS Engineering is a premier SCADA integration firm specializing in the water and energy markets in Canada and the USA. NLS is rapidly growing and expanding because of strong leadership, technical proficiency and service excellence. One of the keys to our success is a progressive corporate culture that is focused on our staff. We offer work time flexibility, gym memberships and a fully stocked pantry. We promote a healthy work life balance that enables staff to work their best and on their terms.

Job Description
We're currently looking for a graphic designer with python and web development experience to grow into a SCADA Integrator role within our energy group. Responsibilities include traditional graphic design tasks for print and web, and increasingly, HMI development with Industrial Automation software like Inductive Automation Ignition. As more of our projects rely on Ignition Perspective for visualization, we’re looking for applicants that can leverage their experience with Python scripting and web technologies like CSS and Flexbox alongside keen design sense to make beautiful, intuitive interfaces for solar, battery storage and water applications.

The Interface and Design specialist will work under the direction and guidance of the Senior Design Specialist and Senior Systems Integrators. Various paths for career growth are available depending on your goals and skill set.

Primary Responsibilities

At First
  • Ignition SCADA software development
Future Career Growth/Branches
  • Plant control programming
  • Network configuration
  • RTU configuration
  • Documentation (narratives, O&M, etc.)
  • Commissioning

Technologies You Would Be Using

At First
  • Inductive Automation Ignition (All Modules)
  • Modbus, DNP3
In the Future
  • Wonderware System Platform, Classic InTouch & Historian
  • OSI PI ProcessBooks and Historian
Future Career Growth/Branches
  • PLC Programming - Schneider (Unity), SEL RTAC (Acselerator)
  • Modbus, DNP3

Preference will be given to candidates with the Ignition certification complete. It is free and can be done online at Inductive University.

Requirements & Skills

  • Graphic Design
  • Python Experience
  • Valid Drivers license
  • Able to travel to the US
  • No criminal record
  • Highly self-motivated and directed

Salary & Benefits

  • $40,000 - $60,000
  • Profit sharing bonus structure
  • Full time - 40 hrs / week
  • Full benefits package
  • Gym Membership
  • Flexible work hours and work from home
  • Corporate pantry - free food!

NLS Engineering welcomes applicants from both Canada and the USA to apply. Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume for consideration. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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