Sr. Automation Engineer – Hybrid

Raleigh area, NC, USA


Enjoy the flexibility of this hybrid Senior Automation Engineer position! You will be designing, programming, and servicing automated controls systems for a variety of industrial clients in the Raleigh, NC area. 

*** For this position you would need to live close to Raleigh, NC since you will be working on-site a lot of the time, home office the rest.***


  • Design and program a variety of industrial process control systems that integrate new and existing hardware and software.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair customers’ control systems as required.
  • Programming of PLCs, HMIs, SCADA, Servos, and VFDs.
  • Understand UL 508A control panel construction and design requirements.
  • Support sales by providing estimates controls hardware costs and labor hours for potential projects.
  • Ensure compliance to NFPA 70E.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelors of Engineering degree or equivalent design and programming experience.
  • 5+ years experience in automation engineering including hands on PLC programming.
  • Familiarity with Google® Suite- including Sheets, Docs, Gmail, and Drive.
  • At least 5+ years experience in related fields and successful demonstration of key responsibilities as described.
  • Expertise with Rockwell PLC and FactoryTalk HMI platforms is highly preferred.
  • Familiarity with other platforms such as Siemens, Schneider, Wonderware, and Intellution is beneficial.
  • Ability to work within a dynamic team environment and with a variety of customers.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience with Microsoft® Office Suite is required.
  • Familiarity with Google® Suite is beneficial.
  • Familiarity with Power system design is beneficial.
  • Familiarity with troubleshooting/design/configuration of machine-level Ethernet networks and managed switches.
  • Understanding machine safety and safety circuit design categories are beneficial.

Travel may be required up to 20%.