Randstad Controls Engineer in Monrovia, California

Controls Engineer

job details:

  • location:Monrovia, CA

  • salary:$128,000 - $130,000 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, January 30, 2019

  • experience:5 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:146461

job description

Controls Engineer

Permanent position: Our client in Monrovia is looking for a Senior Controls Engineer who will provide top level controls solutions and strategies for motion control and laser based machines.

Responsibilities for the Controls Engineer

  • The Senior Controls Engineer will be focused on helping the SystemsDepartments supply continuous incremental technological advancements to our customers as well as achieve good technicalsolutions on industrial machines.

  • Complete pre-sale conceptual design, schedule, and cost estimation of software, electrical, and mechanical for semi-automatedand fully automated industrial processing workstations developed from communication with customers and clientSales, Systems Engineering Services, and Systems Project Management resources

  • Implement HMI and GUI integration for system operation, motion control, laser control, resistance welder control, machinevision (Cognex), data collection and analysis, file management, and networking capabilities.

  • Develop Structured, re-useable low-level and high-level motion control system code for Delta-Tau, Aerotech, Allen Bradley, andsimilar motion systems implementing controls and I/O functions

  • Implement manufacturing floor automation connectivity software including LAN, database, and other standard interfaces andprotocols

  • Build, develop, and evaluate prototypes for automation and control systems based on detailed SDS and HDS as well as Lead engineering discussions with Software Controls Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, and Electrical Controls Engineers to swiftsolutions for system sales order.

  • Develop laser optics path and vibration isolation designs with input from Applications and Advanced Technology Departmentsand customer application results.

Requirements for the Controls Engineer

    • Four year degree in computer science, engineering, physics, or related discipline required. Masters Electrical engineering,Automation or Control Engineering preferred
    • 8 years+ experience in designing custom motion control, HMI, robotics, pick & place, and hardware for automated controlsystems
  • 3 years+ experience in designing custom machine vision applications preferred

    • Electrical engineering design experience; Solidworks Electrical is a plus


  • Generous benefits!

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.