Job Listing Description

Controls Engineer

Controls Engineer- Equipment and tooling
Location: Everett, WA
Duration: 6-7 months

Key Skill Needs:
- Experience leading control system design projects for aerospace and/or automotive industries.
- Experience with optimization process to improve safety, ergonomics, quality, flow, productivity, reliability, or maintainability of robotics or/and automation equipment.
- Experience with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's), numerical control units (NCU's), and motion control products and/or similar products from other major automation suppliers.
- Experience interfacing PLC's with complex electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic equipment.
- Familiarity with wireless, and wired industrial automation networks (CANBUS, Ethernet protocols, PROFINET/PROFIsafe, PROFIBUS, etc).
- Familiarity with building HMI's using industrial software design packages and best practices for HMI design and usability.
- Familiarity with industrial safety devices (light curtains, interlock gates, laser scanners).
- Systems thinking and ability to isolate issues from a variety of interlinked systems.
- Familiarity with industrial robots and machines from well-known Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM's) (e.g. KUKA, ABB, Fanuc, Electroimpact, etc.)
- Experience with PLC and HMI installation, configuration, software debugging and testing, commissioning, and startup for major automation integration projects.
- Strong practical aptitude across multiple engineering fields. (e.g. electrical/controls engineering, mechanical engineering, software development, etc.)
- Experience utilizing knowledge of control system architecture and equipment log files to perform fault isolation and root cause analysis on issues caused by industrial equipment.
- Knowledge of software programming processes, including but not limited to version control, blockpoint packaging and releasing, etc.
- Proactive problem solving; visits shop-floor, asks questions, seeks relevant information, and data and input to solve problems effectively.
(Not mandatory but good too in any of the below):
- Siemens TIA Portal
- Siemens Step 7 PLC programming software
- Siemens WinAC RTX
- Siemens SINUMERIK 840 D SL System Maintenance and Programming
- Siemens SIMOTION software
- Siemens HT8 and HMI Pro software
- Siemens WinCC Advance and WinCC Flexible HMI programming software
- Siemens SCALANCE industrial network switches X408, X308, X208, etc...
- Siemens Simatic IT software suite
- Sunrise AGV software
- Siemens PROFINET Primary Setup Tool
- SICK Safety Scanner Configuration & Diagnostic Software (CDS)
- Kepware or similar OPC software

Education / Experience:
Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's and 9 or more years' experience, Master's with 7 or more years' experience or PhD with 4 or more years' experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
Job Location: Everett, WA
Rate: Open
Per Diem: Split
Overtime: Yes
Duration: 6 months
Start Date: Asap
Input Date: 06/05/2018
Last Updated: 08/24/2018
Attention: Mohamed Zoheb
Address: 850 STEPHENSON HWY STE 612
City, State: TROY, MI 48083
Phone: 248/602-3856

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