We have a current opportunity for a Senior Automation Engineer on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Newark, New Jersey. For further information about this position please apply.
As a Senior Automation Engineer you will take a lead role in designing, implementing, and maintaining cutting-edge automation systems. Your expertise in Rockwell and Siemens PLC programming will be pivotal in enhancing the performance and reliability of our automation solutions.
- Lead the design and development of automation systems, including PLC programming, HMI design, and control strategies.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define project requirements and objectives.
- Program and configure Rockwell and Siemens PLCs, ensuring seamless integration with existing systems.
- Conduct thorough system testing, debugging, and troubleshooting to optimise system performance.
- Develop and maintain comprehensive documentation, including control schematics, manuals, and technical reports.
- Provide mentorship and guidance to junior engineers and technicians.
- Stay updated on industry trends and emerging technologies to drive continuous improvement.
- Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Automation Engineering, or a related field.
- Proven experience as an Automation Engineer with a focus on Rockwell and Siemens PLC programming.
- Expertise in programming languages for Rockwell (Allen-Bradley) and Siemens PLCs.
- Strong knowledge of automation devices, control systems, and industrial communication protocols.
- Proficiency in HMI design and configuration.
- Exceptional problem-solving skills and meticulous attention to detail.
- Excellent communication and leadership abilities.
- Competitive salary with performance-based incentives.
- Comprehensive health, dental, and vision insurance coverage.
- Generous retirement savings plan with company matching.
- Ongoing career development and training opportunities.
- Collaborative and innovative work environment.
- Employee recognition programs.
- Convenient location in New Jersey.