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Lead Automation Engineer

The Lead Automation Engineer creates custom process control and automation systems for our life sciences, food and beverage, chemical and consumer products customers. Working alongside your project team you will develop system architectures, designs and specifications, and program, test, debug and startup the DCS, PLC, SCADA/HMI and MES systems the team designs.

PLC Programming Requirements:

  • Allen Bradley Logix family of PLCs preferred.

  • Experience with Siemens, GE or other brand PLCs is a plus

SCADA Design and Configuration Preferred Experience:

  • Rockwell FactoryTalk ViewSE

  • Inductive Automation Ignition

  • GE Proficy iFIX, Cimplicity

Other Design and Programming:

  • SQL database design and development (MS SQL or Mysql)

  • Python and Java programming

  • Web portal, dashboard development and reporting

Requirements / Responsibilities:

  • Exceptional communication skills for interface with customers, vendors and other project team members

  • Ability to define, schedule and juggle tasks across multiple projects

  • Undergraduate degree in computer, electrical, mechanical, chemical or another relevant engineering discipline

  • 2 to 5 years of experience as Controls/Automation engineer or industrial control system programmer

  • Communicate with customers to understand business drivers and define requirements

  • First-hand experience with startup/commissioning/deployment of systems into production environments is required

  • Experience at a Systems Integrator firm is a plus

  • Must be willing to travel approximately 10%