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Controls Software Engineer

Kelly Services
Canton, MI 48187
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The Controls Software Engineer is a member of a team of electric and controls professionals, responsible for design, integration, start-up, testing and maintenance of company industrial control systems. This role places a heavy emphasis on the development and design of industrial press and automation software and controls. The Controls Software Engineer reports to the Group Leader and the Service Engineering Manager.


**Primary Responsibilites:**


+ Responsible to establish all possible options for designing and developing the best functional and economical solutions based on sound analytical judgment and team input.

+ Responsible for following and implementing all applicable standards and customer requirements, including local and national safety standards.

+ Accountable for writing transparent code that is highly reusable, modular, and maintainable.

+ Understand and map all functional requirements of a control system prior to design start. Create project outlines and gain approval from team members and customers.

+ Develop and maintain PC based equipment and motion control software based on Beckhoff TwinCat.

+ Develop and maintain PLC equipment control and safety software, based on a variety of programmable controllers, such as Siemens S7F and TIA, Allen Bradley ControlLogix and GuardLogix and others.

+ Develop HMI software based on Siemens WinCC and WinCC Flexible, Allen Bradley FactoryTalk View and others.

+ Develop software according to functional and technical design specifications as described in corresponding project sales documents, contracts and project outlines.

+ Initiate the review and approval process for software as outlined in contracts with customers.

+ Initiate the review and approval process for software delivered by 3rd party suppliers.

+ Responsible to implement software onsite within the predetermined time frame.

+ Author technical documentation such as operator manuals and technical training handbooks.

+ Support the Field Service Group in preparation of installations and software updates.

+ Provide troubleshooting assistance to field service technicians, engineers, and customers

+ Participate in on-call service program and assist onsite installation if required.

+ Perform as Project Manager on specific jobs based on assignment by the Service Engineering Manager.

+ Prepare and facilitate technical training programs for internal and external customers.

+ Interface with the customer as needed to resolve issues and technical concerns.

+ Supports new machine sales with technical information when requested.


**Minimum Qualifications:**


+ Bachelor degree in a related field is preferred

+ A minimum of three years of experience in designing industrial control systems, preferably in the field of hydraulic and mechanical power presses and press automation systems

+ Beckhoff TwinCat

+ Allen Bradley RS Logix 5, 500, Studio 5000, FactoryTalk-View

+ Siemens S7, TIA Portal, WinCC, WinCC Flexible

+ Experience with Motion Control

+ Experience with industrial networking such as PROFIBUS, PROFINET, EtherNet/IP and EtherCat

+ Proficient user of Microsoft Office 2010

+ Familiar with ERP systems, preferably SAP.

+ Ability to travel, nationally and abroad.

+ Able to facilitate discussions and give presentations with highly technical content. Presents clearly and informatively.

+ German language skills are beneficial.


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**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2021-06-09 Expires: 2021-07-10

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