Instrumentation & Control Developer

Place of work
Contract type
Start date
Wage (gross)
1 800 EUR/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Your job will be:
• Responsible for development of control system philosophy, selection of instrumentation, and programming of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's), PC-Based Human-Machine-Interface stations, SCADA or other control systems for all infrastructure components.
• Perform design and develop documents including Control Logic Diagrams, Shutdown Keys, Loop Diagrams, Instrument Indices, Setpoint Lists, DCS and PLC Design, Instrument Location and Installation Design
• Develop control system architecture for PLC and HMI systems and select appropriate hardware. Develop panel layouts.
• Develop the I&C portion of P&ID’s. Attend P&ID review and HAZOP meetings with internal teams and customers.
• Size and specify instrumentation such as control valves, temperature transmitters, flow meters, gauges. Generate instrument datasheets via spreadsheet and database manipulation.
• Interface with suppliers for preliminary costing, component selection, and submittal document review.
• Troubleshoot control system control problems. Implement software and hardware solutions to resolve problems. Perform field loop checks. Commission and start up control system in the field.

Employee perks, benefits

What we do offer:
• Opportunity to be part of a team of top experts who develop a unique technology solution with a major impact on global energy
• Cooperate with the world’s top
• Participate in research and implement know-how into practice
• Professional education and continuous gaining new experience
• Comfortable parking close by the company building, work in a pleasant environment, flexible working time, extra day offs, fresh fruits and vegetables daily and many others

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Driving licence


Personality requirements and skills

We will be glad to meet you, if you have:
• Degree in Automation Engineering or Engineering Technology
• A minimum of 3 years of experience as Programmable Logic Controller programmer DCS, PLC or SCADA Control Systems
• Experience and knowledge of pumps, motors, filtration, and chemical feed systems
• Able to multitask, provide direction and address issues
• Fluent English
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Team player
• Passion for achieving ambitious goals
• Mentioning of authorship and co-authorship of patents (including still active patent application and scientific publications activity is an advantage)


Brief description of the company

We are hi-tech company developing a ground-breaking technology platform PLASMABIT® for milling and deep-drilling.
PLASMABIT® technology enables massive time and cost savings compared to related existing technologies. We open up vast new possibilities in geothermal energy, oil & gas and other industrial segments.
We are world pioneers in plasma milling. Our team of 120+ professionals has successfully accomplished the first ever plasma milling underwater and the first ever plasma milling in a High Pressure/High Temperature environment. First applications are under preparation for release shortly.
We are members of international energetics and oil & gas organisations: Decom North Sea, East of England Energy Group (EEEGR), Energy Industry Council (EIC), European Geohermal Energy Council (EGEC) and the European Technology Platform on Sustainable Mineral Resources.
In August 2019 we successfully undergone Verification Supplier Audit under the FPAL Achilles programme for Health & Safety, Quality Management and Competency Training.

Read our story of development of unique Slovak technology, being a fascinating example of what is possible to achieve in sphere, resisting the innovation for decades.

Number of employees

100-149 employees

Company address

GA Drilling, a.s.
Vápenka 4
841 07 Bratislava
ID: 3575066  Dátum zverejnenia: 9.3.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 800 EUR/month