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Automation Engineer (Singapore)

About Hydroleap:

Hydroleap is a Singapore-grown water treatment startup backed by governmental and private VCs. Seek to displace chemical pretreatment processes with proprietary, IoT-enabled electrochemical treatment technology. Hydroleap’s deep technical expertise allows to design modular electrical treatment processes and deliver end-to-end wastewater treatment systems, offering solutions that are automated, robust, cost-effective, and environmentally friendly.

Backed by reputable governmental and private venture capitalists (VCs) such as Wavemaker, Enterprise Singapore (Seeds Capital & SGInnovate), 500 Startups, Sparklabs Cultiv8, Entrepreneur First and a few more.

As Hydroleap is growing and offering solutions to more clients within the existing verticals as well as the new verticals, we are looking for an enthusiastic, ambitious, and high energy automation engineer who will be in charge of PLC programming, designing control panels, and implementing industrial and commercial electrical systems.

Your Key Responsibilities

The Automation Engineer is responsible for complete design of the electrical and controls functions of new and retrofitted small to medium sized control panels. In this role, you will be working closely with the rest of the engineering team in terms of process, and hardware design to translate control philosophies into a physical control panel containing PLCs and other electrical components. This role involves your presence in the office, factory as well as the site.

Your Role

  • Translation of process control philosophies into PLC/SCADA programs using one or more of the programing languages (i.e. ladder logic, function block, Sequential Function, Structured Text, …) and integrating different hardware components (i.e. pumps, sensors, valves, and etc).
  • Planning, organizing, troubleshooting issues, managing project and electrical activities in close coordination with engineers, supervisors, and manufacturers.
  • Installation, testing, FAT, SAT and commissioning of control panels and distribution systems on sites.
  • Preparation of risk assessment, HSE for each project.

Your Qualifications and Credentials

  • [Required Skill]: Prior experience in PLC and HMI programming projects in one the common languages (minimum 5 years’ experience)
  • [Plus-point Skill]: Experience in remote monitoring and data logging.
  • [Plus-point Skill]: Licensed as professional engineer.
  • [Plus-point Skill]: Experience in CAD or other 3D software

Interested candidates, please apply via our LinkedIn page or send your application to

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We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.