Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content

Senior Systems Engineer

Opportunity is Waiting

JOB TITLE: Senior Systems Engineer

LOCATION: US/Worldwide

SALARY: BOE

TYPE: Full Time

REPORTS TO: Manager Project Execution

JOB TITLE: Senior Systems Engineer

LOCATION: US/Worldwide

SALARY: BOE

TYPE: Full Time

REPORTS TO: Manager Project Execution

SUMMARY & OBJECTIVE:

Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible for the complete design, application program based on customer defined specification which must be completed within budget and schedule on all assigned projects. The Senior Systems Engineer will be required to lead the Factory Acceptance Test as well as site Acceptance Test. The Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible to ensure the commissioning of the system on the customer’s site meet all specification requirements. Demonstrate complete operation of the system to operations and engineering teams. The senior Systems Engineer will train and coach / mentor all Technician(s) / Engineers assigned to the project.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The engineer who takes this position will create, implement, and commission complex solutions using Siemens’ drives, motors, industry technology portfolios to satisfy industrial customer requirements.
  • The position acts as a subject matter expert for automation related issues (PLCs, HMIs, Vision, SCADA, and Historians) based upon good engineering practices, cGMP, GAMP, and related industry standards.
  • Able to write complex clean code for automation, drives, and HMI.
  • Interface directly to customers to answer questions, resolve comments, and present industrial solutions.
  • Prepare project-specific documentation (Proposals, system and functional descriptions, test and commissioning procedures, etc.)
  • Collaborate with CAD specialists and design engineers to prepare project-specific drawing packages.
  • Technically review internal and external subcontractor products and solutions to ensure industry and customer requirements are satisfied.
  • Function as site manager for small projects with responsibility for planning, training, scheduling, customer support and documenting all job activity.
  • Work with BU and Resource Managers, on assigned projects, to ensure adequate resources are assigned to complete the tasks within the defined budget and schedule, according to the proposal.
  • Responsible to ensure PLC, HMI, and drives code meets the customer’s specification and is
  • completed within approved budget and the schedule.
  • Inform BU Management of any issues that arise during the engineering, system test or commissioning that might lead to exceeding the budget or schedule.
  • Lead Factory Acceptance Test
  • Lead Site Acceptance Test for all assigned projects and obtain customer sign-off.
  • Responsible for on-site execution of project deliverables to ensure it meets customer’s
  • specification within budget and schedule.
  • Provide systems training to customer’s engineering and operations teams.
  • Work with Project Management team on corrective actions to ensure budget and schedule compliance.
  • Support project estimation
  • Determine proposal feasibility by checking customer RFQs.
  • Handle complex proposals supported by risk assessment, cash flow, scope of supply definition, responsibility matrix and project schedule.
  • Able to obtain/maintain Siemens/AB certification.

COMPETENCIES:

  • Result Oriented
  • Personal Accountability
  • Committed
  • Self-improvement
  • Creative thinking
  • Communications Proficiency
  • Customer service
  • Persistence
  • Problem Solving
  • Teamwork
  • Ethical
  • Prioritization
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Decision Making
  • Organizational skills

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and 15+ years of experience as a Drives and Automation Engineer is required.
  • Experience in managing complex automation and controls projects is also required.
  • Obtain/maintain certification in Automation and Drives
Top