Automation Engineer / no-403

4070 Basel
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For our customer located in Basel/Switzerland we are currently looking for (m/f/d) an Automation Engineer


  • Type of placement: 10  months, external contract with possible long term extension
  • Company:  major Pharma company in Basel area
  • Salary:  please ask us for the exact rate range 


Major Responsibilities

  • Responsible for developing standardization of PI configuration (PI-AF configuration; Interface configuration; tag configuration; PI Vision configuration)
  • Creation and qualification of standards in visualization and reporting to meet business needs
  • Support the Global PI Technical Expert / IT in developing the Design standards for PI Infrastructure
  • Support any development of the PI Infrastructure.
  • Test Application releases prior to release to the business.
  • Collaborate with the departments on and during system upgrades
  • Support in the development of PI (including Reports, Modules, etc.).
  • Support in the connection of automation equipment to PI-Historian.
  • Collate and review business issues or problems associated with PI.
  • Support in the delivery of any training for engineers and business users.
  • General support in Automation to achieve a higher level of networking and vertical integration.



  • Education: Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Automation or technical computer science - Several years of experience in in plant automation or projects. 
  • Very good Knowledge of PI-Historian 
  • Languages: German / English proficiency in spoken and written - Other languages beneficial.


 Kindly be informed that our customer is located in Switzerland. Therefore only applications within the EU or candidates holding Swiss work permission are required. 
The SymplyVision-Team is looking forward to receiving your application (Word file is highly appreciated).