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US: Software Automation Engineer

Date: _21-Dec-2015_
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Software Automation Engineer


Closely work with cross-functional teams to support the needs of new product development programs and expand the capacity of existing manufacturing lines through automation Configure, validate and troubleshoot automation system hardware and software Provide equipment support to the consumables manufacturing group and the assay development group Maintain computer programs and develop new programs to control manufacturing and R&D equipment Interact with outside vendors to source equipment and components Support new product development Specific duties may vary depending upon department requirements


Bachelorís degree in Computer Science or Electrical, Mechanical, or Systems Engineering is required or 5 years experience in automation equipment software design. Prior experience with industrial robots, PLCs, and digital and analog sensors is required. Prior experience with machine vision and image processing is preferred. .Net (preferably C#) programming experience is required. Experience with XML, industrial networking and database management is preferred.


Demonstrate ability to develop, integrate and validate systems, in a GMP, ISO or other regulated production environment for pharmaceuticals, biotech or medical devices manufacturing is a plus Working knowledge of the manufacture of FDA regulated devices and experience in the health care field is a plus Working knowledge of full lifecycle software development for automation systems using software languages such as C, C++, or Visual Basic is a plus Strong scientific fundamentals and analytical background Logical problem solving and demonstrated ability to organize and move project tasks forward in an orderly and structured fashion Excellent oral, written communication and interpersonal skills Effectively communicate issues/problems and results that impact timelines, accuracy and reliability of project data A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected including the ability to multi-task and work productively in a demanding environment with changing priorities

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