Simatic Consultant

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    £500 - £540 per day + Inside IR35

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

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MES Simatic Consultant

+ 6 month initial contract

+ Remote based with traverl to Derby

+ £500 to £540 per day

+ Inside IR35

Key Skills:

+ MES/Simatic SME

Key deliverables:

  • Contribute to initial discovery workshops to reveal the business processes at each plant

  • Attend and where necessary organise detail workshops at the plant to analyse the gaps between current process and solution capability; write up the gap analysis

  • Advise on best practice and acceptable workarounds

  • Propose solutions to close the process gaps and document agreed options

  • Broker changes to local business processes for optimisation and for compatibility with new solution

  • Recommend whether any system change requests may be appropriate, help construct such requests and tender them for approval by the change board

  • Document the to-be processes and configuration

  • Support the project manager in delivering the implementation

  • Support the technical team and business team in preparing the configuration and implementing the solution

Skills and knowledge required:

  • Thorough knowledge of processes involved in product life cycle management, enterprise resource planning and manufacturing execution

  • Functional implementation experience with at least one MES package (e.g. Simatic IT, Datapak, Camstar, Factelligence, HPOMS)

  • Exposure to at least one PLM or ERP package