Controls Engineer

Sugar Land, TX 77478

Posted: 10/02/2023 Job Number: 27104

Job Description

Join an innovative team at the forefront of industrial automation as a Controls Engineer! We are seeking an experienced professional to spearhead dynamic systems integration projects. As a Controls Engineer, you'll be instrumental in understanding customer requirements, crafting cutting-edge control system architectures, and designing and programming HMIs and PLCs. Your role extends to testing and accepting automation programs, conducting on-site start-ups, delivering customer training, and contributing to meticulous documentation. Collaboration with co-workers, customers, and vendors will be key to your success.

Required Experience and Skills:
  • 5+ years’ experience as a controls engineer/automation specialist
  • Ready for 20-40% travel
  • Proficient in Rockwell, Allen Bradley RS Logix, Modicon, Ignition, Redlion, FactoryTalk Historian
  • Nice-to-have experience with Wonderware, Iconics, Siemens, GE, Scada Pack
  • Database development skills using PI, SQL, etc.
  • Background in Oil & Gas or Water/Wastewater industries
  • Dive into diagrams and documentation, engaging customers to understand objectives and preferences.
  • Develop Bills of Materials (BOMs), IO lists, and requirements for innovative control panels.
  • Bring PLC programs to life in Ladder, Function Block, and other languages.
  • Design intuitive human-machine interfaces (HMIs).
  • Develop hardware and software test plans, injecting excitement with simulation logic for testing PLC and HMI systems.
  • Test the installed system, ensuring it performs like a rockstar and aligns with design specifications.
  • Troubleshoot startup issues, overcoming challenges with incorrect drawings, changes in customer desires, or technical puzzles.
  • Be the maestro in training customers on the use and operation of our cutting-edge system integration software.
  • Jam with manufacturers and vendors, addressing challenges and turning them into opportunities for innovation.
  • Collaborate with an ensemble of team members to tackle design problems.
  • Respond to service calls, unleashing your troubleshooting prowess to diagnose and repair programming and system failures.
Pay Range:
  • $85,000 - $125,000 per year
Shift and Hours:
  • Monday to Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 20% - 40%
If you're passionate about pushing the boundaries of industrial automation, creating solutions that resonate, and want to be part of a team that thrives on excitement, apply now to join our adventure as a Controls Engineer!

Meet Your Recruiter

Jaie Rogers
Technical Recruiter

Hi, my name is Jaie Rogers and I am a native of Honduras.  My family moved to Bronx, NY when I was two years old and in 2003 I made the move to the Atlanta, GA area where I currently reside.  I started my career in recruiting and staffing in 2010.  My background consists of recruiting for various positions in the medical field, call-centers, property management, industrial manufacturing plants, along with engineering and technical roles.  The most exciting part of my job is talking to a variety of people every day and getting to know them.  The most filling part is being a career matchmaker for both my client and the candidates.

In my free time, I enjoy reading, sewing, thrifting, playing sports, and spending time with my family.

I do not like to quit or give up, so you will always be in the best hands when it comes to finding the top career opportunities.

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