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Director, Controls Engineering

Newport News, Virginia

May 3, 2022

Director, Controls Engineering

Short Facts

  • Newport News, VA
    Newport News, VA, USA
  • Administrative , Software / Information Technology
    Administrative , Software / Information Technology
  • Leading position
    Leading position

Make an impact

(-)The Director of Controls Engineering must have solid knowledge of system implementation, commissioning, and Integration. The role will include building and managing a highly effective team to develop and implement standard methods for Swisslog supplied Warehousing Solutions. (-)
(-)The Director of Controls Engineering works closely with the rest of the HUB management team. Key responsibilities include building and managing a team that will be responsible for setting up and developing sub-systems that include case conveyor, pallet conveyor, ASRS cranes, Monorail systems, stackers, scanners, etc. The team will be responsible for delivering fully functional and tested systems software to be used for on site installation.(-) 

Bring to the team

•   Several years of industrial experience with sound knowledge in electrical design
•   Practical experience of software / electrical / controls engineering & electrical installation.
•   Experience in the management of subcontractors delivering electrical installations and control systems 
•   Application knowledge of industrial warehouse systems (conveyors, monorail, etc.)
•   Knowledge of Industrial Ethernet and modern field buses (EtherCAT, PROFINET, PROFIBUS, AS-i), AC drives
•   Industrial experience of other controls platforms (e.g. Rockwell – Allen Bradley, Siemens)

Our promise

Swisslog provides you with the possibility to grow while working with us to deliver a game changing mission: to shape the future of intralogistics by introducing an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value. We are proud of our Swiss roots, while the opportunities we offer stretch across the globe. We don't expect perfection, but we do expect Collaboration, Commitment, Clarity, and Competence (our Core Values) from all our colleagues. In return, we offer you the chance to be part of the driving force behind solutions that are shaping the future, while we develop the leaders that will shape ours.

About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the #future of #intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we are at the forefront of technology that is changing the world. Serving some of the biggest and most exciting brands across the globe, we're a team of 2,000 professionals and 50 nationalities, working together to transform intralogistics with smart minds and fresh perspectives. With our flexible, #robotic and #data-driven automated solutions, we are powering the supply chain and taking the industry forward. #JoinOurTeam and bring ideas to life!

We Offer

Swisslog offers challenging work in a globally networked environment as well as competitive base salary, comprehensive benefits including health/dental and 401k! United efforts of our employees represent the basis for developing and delivering the best solutions for our customers.

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