Contract / Temp to Direct / Direct Hire: Contract
City: New Orleans
Country: United States
The Automation Systems Engineer will be responsible for the automation system design, including functional, physical and electrical components in accordance with customer requirements. Designs will include electrical schematics of control consoles, remote I/O enclosures, generator controls, interconnect diagrams, functional diagrams, PLC programming, component configuration, technical manuals and test procedures. The Automation Systems Engineer will be expected to be a subject matter expert and be able to guide/mentor junior level engineers on staff.
Program PLCs to meet customer functional specifications while in accordance with industry standards such as IEC 61131
Develop testing procedures for automation systems
Perform factory acceptance testing with customer and regulatory body in attendance
Work with QA, Production personnel, and Field Technicians concerning automation systems
Ability to work with suppliers on function of system for components selection
Interpret customer specifications and drawings as they apply to our scope of supply
Support Business Development with technical input and review into proposals for potential new business
Interface with customers, sales and field installation services personnel.
Bachelor's Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering from an accredited university or college (Masters level or higher preferred)
Familiarity with Regulatory bodies such as ABS, USCG, DNV, NEC, etc.
Knowledge of IEEE 45
Experience programming PLCs (such as Siemens, Rockwell, etc.)
Experience designing HMI screens (such as Wonderware, WinCC, FactoryTalk, etc.)
Knowledge of software configuration control
Experience with design of electrical schematics of control circuits and interconnect diagrams
Ability to specify cable types for our scope of supply to our customers
Experience using AutoCad
5+ years of Automation Systems (shipboard preferred) experience Key
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