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Senior Electrical/Automation Engineer

Company: NAVUS Automation Inc.
Location: Knoxville
Posted on: August 8, 2022

Job Description:

Senior Electrical/Automation Engineer -We at Navus pride ourselves in being a premier solutions provider specializing in custom automated systems and integration. Our success relies on a coordinated effort involving inter-disciplinary collaboration to solve complex problems. While we rely on many individual's core strengths to complete tasks and projects, each team member shares responsibility for project success.
Job Description:The Senior Electrical/Automation Engineer is responsible for analyzing requirements and establishing concepts, detailed designs, and programs (PLC and Robotic) for a broad scope of automated and integrated systems. This Senior Engineer needs to be a leader, capable of coordinating engineering and design efforts, working within a team, and comfortable being in front of peers and clients leading/conducting meetings. -May also oversee multiple projects at once and mentor/inspire other junior engineers and designers. - -Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following tasks:
1. Become a trusted source for automated system design and development.2. Interpret client requirements; identify and address design parameters and engineering problems.3. Utilize software tools to develop: a. Panel layouts b. Electrical schematics c. PLC programs (ex. Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi, Omron) d. Robot programs (ex. ABB, Motoman, FANUC) e. Develop offline programs/digital twins (ex. RobotStudio, MotoSim)4. Develop accurate Bill of Materials (BOMs).5. Define equipment and parts from external suppliers.6. Maintain accurate records and files according to quality standard.7. Develop cost and time estimates.8. Perform system risk assessments.9. Ensure designs meet all safety standards and requirements.10. Support technicians on the factory floor as necessary in the manufacture, build, and validation of systems.11. Create support documentation (user manuals, maintenance schedules, etc.).12. Assist in resolving operational problems related to projects and minimize delays or unexpected cost increases as needed.13. Provide technical support to customers and colleagues.14. Commission customized products and systems onsite and at customer facilities.15. Troubleshoot and resolve any electro-mechanical related issues over the phone and on-site as needed.16. -Strive to develop new skills and embrace leading technologies17. Display excellent written and verbal communication skills to communicate with customers and all departments involved (mechanical engineering, weld engineering, fabrication, etc.). -18. -Other duties as required by supervision. - -Job Requirements:1. -Occasionally push or lift up to 50 lbs., and have the ability to reach, bend, stoop or twist repetitively and also sit, stand and walk for extended periods of time.2. -Proven track record of safe work and safety leadership.3. -Must have a valid Driver's license4. -Age 18 or older5. -Must be a US citizen6. -2-4 year Electrical/Automation degree a plus or 10 years (min.) experience preferred.7. -Must be willing to work within a team orientated environment. -Good interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral), flexibility, and the ability to get along with others.8. -Travel required as needed.9. -PLC Programming (Studio 5000, CX-One, GX Works, etc.)10. -Solid Microsoft Office software skills11. -Knowledge of best practices for robust controls design and reliability12. -Strong AutoCad Electrical design skills with schematic and engineering analysis capabilities13. -Motion Control (Robotics, Servo, etc.)14. -Basic motor skills with hand tools (panel fabrication etc.) and wear the appropriate PPE.15. -Machine design experience16. -Self-motivated and strong attention to detail17. -Mentor junior electrical engineers and technicians18. -Possess excellent organizational and time management skills19. -Must be able to consent to a drug screen.

Keywords: NAVUS Automation Inc., Knoxville , Senior Electrical/Automation Engineer, Professions , Knoxville, Tennessee

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