Engineer, Software Controls in Sunnyvale, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Sunnyvale, CA
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    7/12/2018
  • Job ID:
    125984
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    408-764-0100

Job Description

Must know C++, C# language for test development

Must have experience with wireless communication and Bluetooth device testing.

Description:

Experience with Linux security vulnerability assessment.

Experience with impact assessment of software patches and upgrades.

Experience in Linux shell scripts, Perl and/or python.

Working knowledge of Linux development environment tools.

Experience with Perforce, Jira & Swarm preferred.

Solid software engineering practice with focus on code quality and testing. Self-motivated, critical thinker with strong technical background.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Experience with Word, Visio, and similar documentation tools. Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

Organized and on-time with ability to work in a structured process environment.

Preferred Qualifications: UX design and UI development with Qt/QML/C++ and C++ programming language experience.

Candidates must also do a self-assessment of their skills.

Position Summary: Design and fabricate controls systems for automated production equipment. Essential Functions:

*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

*Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer*