MES Production Engineer & Tester

Location: London, England, United Kingdom
Salary: £475 - £525 per day + negotiable
Sectors: ERP & CRM
Job Type: Contract
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Computer Futures are actively recruiting for a MES Production Engineer & Tester to work for a global FMCG company. Our client is currently in the process of building a factory in the Netherlands and as part of this build, need someone with a strong Engineering background who has commissioned IT machinery on a line and tested it.

The ideal candidate would have worked within commissioning of a plant previously, and would have had heavy involvement in working with machinery (ex-Engineer) and understanding the various testing processes as they would be a hands-on tester.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Create and manage manufacturing line testing project plans to support the commissioning testing of the systems and the ERP, PLM & HCM systems
  • Work with the business and programme teams to identify end-to-end business scenarios for testing
  • Plan and manage the testing of all interfaces all aforementioned systems
  • Identify resourcing requirements from across all areas to support testing and commissioning activities
  • Produce detailed resource plans for test execution.
  • Liaise with the machinery manufacturers to ensure testing support is planned and available.

Must have Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years' experience as a Technical Engineer working on Production line (hands on experience with machinery)
  • Minimum 3 years' experience working for a Manufacturer (within Production line environment)
  • Have led testing activity on two or more manufacturing systems related projects (including factory floor control, MES & ERP systems).
  • Have extensive experience of interface testing and management.
  • Have very strong Project Management skills with a recognised Project Management qualification.
  • Be London based but be happy to travel to the Netherlands sometimes for on-site testing and preparation activities

Contract Length: 6 months

Rate: £500 a day

For more information or to apply, please reply with your updated CV and contact details.

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