Software Engineer

Location: Fort Wayne, IN
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $75,000.00 - $85,000.00
Degree: Associate;
Date: 6/13/2018
Job ID: 02589271
Job Description
Due to growth, our client is hiring an Industrial PLC Software Engineer.  

PRIMARY DUTIES
An industrial software engineer’s primary duty is to design, commission, and debug PLC and industrial devices for custom assembly machines.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Ability to travel, both stateside and internationally is required - up to 20%
  • Be responsible for the design, commissioning, and debug of software control systems for special test and assembly machines
  • Use Rockwell-based PLC automation tools (such as Logix 5000 and FactoryTalk View) to commission machines
  • Use SIEMENS-based PLC automation tools (such as TIA Portal and WinCC Flexible) to commission machines
  • Experience with bar code processing and manipulation of data
  • Experience with tracking part process data throughout a production line using bar codes or RFID
  • Use proprietary configuration tools from suppliers to automate special devices (such as servo motors, nut rundown systems, leak testers, etc.)
  • Have the proficiency to interpret electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic schematics.
  • Learn new assembly processes (using pre-prepared documentation) and automate these processes to the customer’s satisfaction
  • Work closely with other engineers to solve machine design and debug problems (including non-software related issues)
Qualifications:

Allen Bradly logix 5000 
Allen Bradley Kinetics servo application 
Siemens not required, but would be valuable
SCADA knowledge
SQL data base knowledge
AutoCad Electrical experience
Fanuc Robot experience
Strong mechanical understanding
Strong hydraulic and pneumatic understanding
Must be willing to travel 30% or more depending upon the project