Systems Analyst ICT - Nelspruit, South Africa - Talent Evolution (Pty) Ltd

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    A vacancy exists in the Maintenance Department at the Ngodwana Site for an ICT & SCADA Systems Analyst reporting to the Plant Engineer .

    Key responsibilities:
    • Installation, Reception, and Configuration: - handle the installation, reception, and configuration of servers, networks, and equipment
    • Maintenance and Upgrades: - perform continuous maintenance and upgrades to the SCADA systems
    • Data Communication Monitoring: - monitor data communication
    • Troubleshooting: - troubleshoot PLC (Programmable Logic Controllers) circuits and diagnose any malfunctions in the system
    • Security: - set up firewalls and ensure the security of the SCADA systems from external attacks
    • System Access Management: - manage system access
    • Project Installation: - execute project installation of SCADA systems in-house with customers in close cooperation with the project organization.

    - BSC Degree and or Higher National Diploma in Instrumentation with specialisation in DCS/SCADA related qualifications and experience.
    - Proficiency in HMI (Human-Machine Interface).
    - Proficiency in PLC (Programmable Logic Controller).
    - Knowledge of control systems.
    - Familiarity with data acquisition.
    - Experience with transmitters.
    - Understanding of logic controllers.
    - Familiarity with power stations.
    - Knowledge of SCADA systems and components.
    - Proficiency in SCADA software platforms (e.g., Siemens WinCC, Wonderware, Ignition).
    - Strong knowledge of industrial automation protocols (e.g., CDS, Modbus, OPC, DNP3).
    - Understanding of network design and cybersecurity principles for SCADA systems.
    - A minimum of 5 years' experience in the industrial environment (3 years' experience in an electrical utility company will be an advantage).
    - Experience in installation and configuration.
    - Experience in repair and replacement of communication equipment.
    - Experience working alongside engineers and operations personnel to maintain safety and process systems for the plant.

    Should you not receive a response within 10 working days please consider your payment as unsuccessful