Swisslog is a member of the KUKA Group, a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions.
Swisslog designs, develops and delivers best-in-class automation solutions for forward-thinking hospitals, warehouses and distribution centers. We offer integrated systems and services from a single source – from consulting to design, implementation and lifetime customer service. Behind the company’s success are 2 300 employees worldwide, supporting customers in more than 50 countries.
The WDS services portfolio ranges from building complex warehouses and distribution centers, to software and consulting services in the field of supply chain management. WDS designs, develops and delivers efficient intralogistics automation solutions that enable forward thinking customers to provide the right products, to the right place, at the right time.
The Control Systems Engineer analyzes customer requirements and develops specifications to deliver fully tested and documented control systems for projects on time and within budget.
Interpret mechanical and electrical design drawings for electrical equipment requirements (ACAD/EPLAN)
Research supplier products for assembly components
Help establish new and maintain existing standards
Power up electrical systems and configure hardware per application specifications
Verify quality of assemblers and technicians work and respond to inquiries during installation.
Provide lessons learned insight from commissioning experience
Actively participate in design review process for new equipment
PLC Coding and Design
Design and develop PLC code based on documented requirements and specifications
Understand project requirements for communication interface, networking and create specifications based on these requirements
Write user manuals to communicate functionality of company developed control systems
Technical writing including specification documents, test plans, user/operating manuals with troubleshooting guides
Requirement Reviews – Participate in project reviews and work with Systems Engineering to ensure proper implementation of features
Review, repair and update existing PLC code maintaining proper revision control
Troubleshoot issues with existing company installed systems
MS Office 365 (Excel, Word, Outlook) and general computer literacy
Team player able to effectively work in a multidisciplinary team
Comply with the company safety procedures. Embrace the Swisslog core values of Competence, Collaboration, Commitment and Clarity
Quality – Ensure standards are maintained in a highly regulated, process driven environment
Must be able and willing to travel and work at customer sites
BS degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or closely related discipline (BSEE degree preferred)
5+ years of experience in the automation industry with sound experience in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) (Allen-Bradley Control Logix, Siemens S7 and Portal). Experience with Industrial PC’s (Beckhoff) is a plus
Knowledge of Industrial Ethernet, ECAT and traditional field buses (e.g. PROFIBUS, ASi)
Knowledge of wireless communication device configuration and setup
Practical application knowledge of OSI layers 2, and 1
Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) configuration and setup
Familiar with various barcode scanners (SICK, Cognex, Leuze)
Familiar with Industry Standards UL and CE
Swisslog offers challenging work in a globally networked environment as well as competitive base salary, comprehensive benefits including health/dental and 401k! United efforts of our employees represent the basis for developing and delivering the best solutions for our customers.
To apply please complete the online application form.
SWISSLOG IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
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