Global Versions

Select your location:


Select your language:

System Engineer - Control

Location: Kelana Jaya, Petaling Jaya

September 23, 2020

The incumbent shall assist the Project Manager in all technical matters with regards to Automation Engineering in the realization phase of Automated Material Handling System projects. He/ She will perform detailed control and electrical hardware & software engineering during pre-sales and implementation phases of projects such as functional specification, system design, electrical and control cabinet design of sub-system / equipment, components application, control software development of sub-system / equipment, interface specifications, factory acceptance, etc.

Short Facts

  • Petaling Jaya
    Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
  • Controls Engineering
    Controls Engineering
  • Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time
    Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time

Make an impact

The incumbent shall work closely with System Design Engineer, Integration Manager, Control Engineer and Software Engineer to ensure the overall system strategies are implemented correctly to achieve performance criteria.

  • Preparation of sub-system / equipment interface and quality assurance documents.
  • Review detail control system and safety design documents / layouts, schematic drawings and cabinet designs.
  • Development of control software, emulation and SCADA for material handling system.
  • Preparation of test specification, periodical quality assurance inspection and conduct factory acceptance test for sub-system / equipment suppliers.
  • Evaluation and selection of potential material handling equipment, electrical and control components.
  • Review of specification documents, detailed drawings and control software from suppliers.
  • Co-ordination of M&E interface with customer / building contractor.
  • Conduct electrical, hardware, and sub-system control software commissioning, as well as supervise electrical site installation.

Bring to the team

  • Degree holder in Electrical or Controls or Software Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum 3 years working experience preferably in project, related to industrial.
  • Advanced in EPLAN P8 and AutoCad design for switch board, power cabinet, control cabinet and field electrical & control installation compliance to EN, IEC, ISO, AS/NZS, GB or other international standard.
  • Experience with PLC programming, SCADA, EtherCat / Profinet / Profibus / TCPIP protocol, Variable Speed Drives, Safety Devices, Scanners and Control components.
  • Advanced in PLC Structured Text, Function Block, Data Block and Ladder programming (Beckhoff - TwinCat 2 / TwinCat3, Siemens – STEP 7 / TIA).
  • Good analytical, communication and presentation skills, both written and oral.
  • A team player with strong customer focused.
  • Working experience in automated material handling system is an added advantage but not essential.
  • Proficiency in English (oral & written) is a must.
  • Independent and able to work under pressure and tight schedules.
  • Willing to travel both domestically and overseas on short notice. Minimum travelling duration will range from minimum 1 week to maximum 2 - 3 months on site.

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.

Grow with Us!
Big Brand Customers

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!


  • 13-month contractual bonus
  • Annual performance bonus
  • 15% EPF contribution by Company
  • Comprehensive insurance coverage (Group PA, Healthcare, Term Life, Travel)
  • 5-days work week
  • Annual medical screening program
  • Entertainment and Wellness facilities

Ready to start your Journey?

We are looking forward to hearing from you:


This website uses cookies (find out more) in order to offer you the best service online as well. If you simply continue to use our website, we will only use cookies required for technical purposes. If you click on “OK”, you are also agreeing to the additional use of marketing cookies. You can select which cookies we use by clicking on “Cookie settings”.

Cookie settings