Product development|Redesign core products to be more reliable and intuitive
Work in a cross functional mechanical and automation team to develop best of breed peripherals machines
Follow the group product development process and the standards that group use.
Use best practice code structure and design using standard blocks of code where possible.
Document the designs so that they are easily understandable by the rest of the department's colleagues. e.g. labelled sensor/actuator layout, Machine state drawings, state tables, state transition tables, etc.
Take responsibility for the product design and supporting its development to a stable product.
Contribute knowledge to growing best practice within the automation team and do this in a team spirited way, enjoying the great culture within the engineering and operations team.
Software is written for Spanish and English technicians to provide local tier 2 support.
Some international travel is required.
Automation Engineering Degree or similar.
A good knowledge of other machine technologies e.g. pneumatics.
More than 10years of PLC and HMI design experience in industrial machines. Experience in electrical design using Eplan software would be beneficial.
More than 10 years' experience in electrical and safety regulations design (to the IEC Regulation)
Very experienced with the design of industrial machine automation, and importantly have designed PLC and HMI systems for machines with medium to high annual global sales (>50 per year).
Self-starter, values team work, and enjoys working in a collaborative way.
Ability to grow into leading other engineering, for example as lead engineer of a solution development.