Process Control Engineer I
United States Steel
Fairfield, AL
U. S. Steel has an immediate opening for a Process Control Engineer within the Fairfield Process Control team. This team provides IT solutions for U. S. Steel’s Fairfield Tubular manufacturing facility. The process control engineer must be familiar with plant operations, steel making, pipe producing, and related business processes. A process control engineer has the opportunity to learn new technologies, improve existing processes and create innovative solutions while addressing challenging problems. The variety of areas supported by the process control team creates a wide berth for professional growth. The process control engineer is responsible for control systems, applications, and related devices which advise and control the manufacturing process, inform and alarm operating personnel, and collect and distribute data.

Required Skills
  • Engineering or Computer Science degree
  • Educational background or experience in core/basic programming concepts
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Exposure to .net development languages (C#,,, etc)
  • Web programming experience
  • Demonstrated analytical & problem-solving experience
  • Proficient with Windows operating systems
  • Familiarity with basic relational database concepts
Preferred Skills

  • Visual Studio - C#,
  •, javascript
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server
  • Experience with industrial control systems
  • PLC/OPC experience
  • Experience with Windows Networking concepts
  • Experience with Oracle Database
Auto req ID9956BR
Requisition Type


Mid-LevelBSC - Tubular
Work Location

Fairfield Works - Tubular

CountryUnited States
Work Location - City


State/ProvinceUS - AL
Company Overview

Steel is essential to advancing modern society. In fact, countless aspects of our lives wouldn’t be possible without it. From state-of-the-art household appliances and safer, more fuel-efficient automobiles — to steel framing that makes our homes stronger and tubular products that support the development of our nation’s energy resources — our products build quality of life for people around the world. U. S. Steel is on an exciting transformational journey to become the iconic corporation — a company set apart from the competition through the talent of our people, the quality of our product, and the strength of our performance. We are seeking talented, motivated people to help us create the next generation of U. S. Steel, known for consistently out-performing the competition, delivering superior returns, and creating value for our customers as a world-class supplier of innovative steel products and solutions.

Competency Summary

As an individual contributor, qualified candidates for this role also must demonstrate the ability to champion change and effective communication while contributing to team success.

Equal Employment Opportunity

U. S. Steel is a principled company committed to its core values of safety, diversity & inclusion, environmental stewardship, results focus & accountability. We focus on our customers, driving quality and ensuring cost effectiveness. We promote an environment of respect, transparency and collaboration – encouraging new ideas that drive innovation and our collective success. U. S. Steel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) according to job qualifications without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, genetics, sexual orientation, sex, gender identity, disability status or status as a protected Veteran or any other legally protected group status.

CompanyUnited States Steel Corporation