Sr. Systems Engineer

Job Description
Works with suppliers to spec and design equipment, develop project deliverables, manage project from concept to full production
Expert at integration of all types of hardware components such as robots, analog devices, motion controllers, sensors and vision systems, mechanical systems and electrical systems
Works with a global supply chain to enable lowest CAPEX cost
Familiar with error recovery techniques required by automation systems used in manufacturing environments
Thrives as a team player with Mechanical, Process, Electrical and other Controls engineers to continuously improve methods of integrating systems
Develops and executes test plans to verify machine functionality and software program reliability required to commission equipment for production, both at supplier and customer sites
Provides timely accurate documentation and training for each project
Leads SW specification, design and development teams using excellent project management skills

Required Experience:
Minimum of 5+ years of directly related experience working with automation equipment
Advanced PLC programming (Allen-Bradley); troubleshooting & debugging
Software programming experience with automation systems, computer configuration and networks
Knowledge of Manufacturing Executions Systems MES and advanced capability in equipment integration
Expert level troubleshooting skills of all facets of automated systems; mechanical and electrical and controls systems
Hands-on experience with, and advanced knowledge of: Robotics, conveyors, pick and place, web handling, welding, liquid dispense, control systems and machine operation
Must be a self-starter with the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment with minimal supervision
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
10-15% travel (international)
Demonstrates exceptional skills in leadership and communication
Ability and willingness to work hands-on; keep to schedules and meet deadlines
Ability to influence others with ideas using supportive data
Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles
Proficient in MS Word, and Excel

Required Education:
BS/MS Degree in Engineering, with background in systems engineering



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