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Controls Engineer

Fridley
Posted 2 weeks ago

Electrical Controls Engineer

Description: This position requires skills and experience in the design and documentation of Electrical & Control Systems. A strong work ethic, self-motivation and ability to work collaboratively with other Engineering personnel are required to complete challenging engineering tasks.

Duties: • Responsible for Electrical and Motion Control requirements
• Refined (extensive) troubleshooting capabilities and techniques used to support manufacturing, service and departmental peers
• Analyze product or equipment specifications to determine Application Requirements for end use customer
• Analyze Processing System safety mechanisms and provide recommendations
• Development of control schemes for new applications or markets
• Compile, analyze, test, and research data to establish performance and process standards for newly designed or modified electrical products and systems.
• Process Control Design, development and troubleshooting experience with multi axis coordinated motion
• Development, troubleshooting, and validation for power, analog and digital circuits
• Machine electrical control schematics and design
• Ability to multi-task and balance multiple projects
• Directly involved in the transfer of system power-up to Manufacturing
• Machine specific automation
• Machine control software
• Peripheral device interface software
• Sales and quoting engineering support
• Service quoting and engineering support
• Design for Manufacturing
• Standardization, cost control and schedule reduction
• Identify multiple suppliers, test and validate equivalent components.

Qualifications:
• BSEE, BSET or equivalent
• 2-4 years of experience in electrical design and controls engineering
• Experience with Motion Control systems; Aerotech Motion Control a plus
• Experience with DC Servo & Stepper motors, and amplifiers
• Experience with Electrical CAD/Schematic Software; SolidWorks Electrical a plus
• Experience with Machine Vision systems; Cognex a plus
• Experience with regulatory compliance such as CE, NFPA 70, NEC, etc…
• Experience with programming languages such Visual Basic.NET a plus
• Experience with MS Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio)
• Strong communication skills (verbal and written) required for interaction within group, customers, R&D, and international colleagues
• Strong problem-solving/troubleshooting skills

Job Features

Job CategoryEngineering Jobs
Job Number:TBD

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