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software controls engineer California

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Location Sunnyvale, California Salary competitive
Sector Engineering, Life Sciences Type Contract


A world leading Pharmaceuticals Company in Sunnyvale, CA is looking for a Software Control Engineer to join their expanding team.

Are you a Software Control Engineer looking for the next challenge? Then this could be what you have been looking for.

What Will You Be Doing?

  • Work with manufacturing engineers, technicians, and maintenance in designing and providing manufacturing support and training for automated equipment
  • 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
  • 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

Experience Required

  • Program and integrate PLCs and HMIs using the following hardware/software: Allen Bradley, Acroloop, Cognex, DVT, Parker Compumotor, Keyence, .NET, Visual basic, VBA
  • Proficient in C/C++/C#. Familiar with Windows, iOS and Android platforms
  • Troubleshooting automated equipment
  • Demonstrate organization, problem solving, communication, and team leadership/participation skills

Benefits of working with us…

  • MEDICAL*
  • DENTAL**
  • VISION**
  • 401K*

Who will you be working for?

You will be working within a world leading Pharmaceuticals Company out of Sunnyvale, CA

With such diverse environment, you will be supported whilst working for an equal opportunity employer. You are sure to be working for a company who will recognise and reward you for your talent and commitment.

If you have ability and desire to work among a community of professionals who will both challenge and develop your skillset, then we want to hear from you.

Get in touch, today!

Job Types: Full-time, Contract



Application Questions



You have requested that Indeed ask candidates the following questions:

  • How many years of automated equipment experience do you have?
  • How many years of software control experience do you have?
  • What is the highest level of education you have completed?
  • Are you authorized to work in the following country: United States?
  • Are you willing to undergo a background check, in accordance with local law/regulations?
  • Are you in Sunnyvale, CA 94085?

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