Senior Automation Engineer

Des Moines, IA, USA


$110k - $135k

Join Our Client’s Team as a Senior Automation Engineer! Unlock Your Potential for Career Growth and Challenging Work!


Why Choose Our Client?


Career Growth Opportunities: As a Senior Automation Engineer, you’ll play a pivotal role in our Automation Team, providing technical leadership on cutting-edge projects. Embrace challenges and unlock your career potential as you contribute to our journey of becoming an industry leader.


Challenging Work: You’ll be at the forefront of designing and implementing industrial automation projects aimed at enhancing operational efficiency, productivity, and quality for our clients. Your expertise will be crucial in driving success in projects of varying size and complexity.


How will you be evaluated?


As a Senior Automation Engineer, you will:

– Showcase expertise in PLC and HMI programming for industrial processes.

– Design and implement automation projects to drive operational improvements.

– Demonstrate onsite independence and effective delegation to ensure project success.

– Maintain high proficiency in programming processes and effective communication within complex relationships.

– Provide technical support during commissioning and post-project stages.

– Interpret P&IDs and create custom PLC and HMI objects for efficient program creation.


What you’ll need to demonstrate to succeed:


Continuous Improvement: Stay updated on the latest PLC programming and HMI technology advancements.

Structured Troubleshooting: Develop and maintain a structured approach to troubleshooting, ensuring effective issue resolution.

Communication Excellence: Effectively communicate programming vision and provide tools for team success.

Knowledge Expansion: Participate in industry webinars and conferences, expanding knowledge and sharing insights.

Motivation and Collaboration: Be motivated and motivate others, collaborating effectively within project teams.

Travel and Implementation: Travel to client sites, perform physical duties, and implement, test, and commission automation systems. Travel up to 25% is typical.


Skills we are focusing on:


Resourcefulness: Show a high level of initiative and eagerness to learn and grow.

Adaptability: Embrace change, including shifting timelines and resource needs.

Time Management: Efficiently balance priorities and meet deadlines across multiple projects.

Analytical Thinking: Analyze data, identify patterns, and make data-driven decisions to improve system efficiency.

Problem-Solving Mindset: Be proactive and solution-oriented, seeking innovative approaches to overcome challenges.

Professionalism and Integrity: Conduct yourself with professionalism, integrity, and a strong work ethic.


If you’re ready to take your career to new heights, embrace challenges, and contribute to a dynamic team, apply now!


Join us on this exciting journey of growth and innovation.


Note: To comply with state laws, the annual base salary range for this position has been provided as a guideline. The final salary offer will be determined based on factors such as work experience, education/training, key skills, and other considerations.

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