Engineer, Software Controls in Sunnyvale, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Sunnyvale, CA
  • Duration:
    28 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is seeking a Software Controls Engineer for an opportunity in Sunnyvale, CA.

In this role the SW Controls Engineer will design and fabricate controls systems for automated production equipment.


  • Work with manufacturing engineers, technicians, and maintenance in designing and providing manufacturing support and training for automated equipment
  • Demonstrate organization, problem solving, communication, and team leadership/participation skills
  • Evaluate process and design alternatives based on Design for Manufacturability principles
  • Establish machine specifications based on customer requirements
  • Design control systems and develop and test software
  • Work with systems that range in scope from stand alone PLC and HMI systems to multi-component, multi-user process control systems often with interface to Corporate databases
  • Program and integrate PLCs and HMIs using the following hardware/software: Allen Bradley, Acroloop, Cognex, DVT, Parker Compumotor, Keyence, .NET, Visual basic, VBA
  • Ensure projects meet operating expectations and are completed within authorized budgets and schedule constraints
  • Establish knowledge base of new developments in manufacturing and design technologies
  • Interface with vendors on procuring materials, services, and equipment
  • Troubleshoot new and existing automated equipment
  • Assemble and evaluate automated equipment ? Support equipment validations

Please apply now to learn more about this great opportunity.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.