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Controls Software Engineer

May 13, 2024


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  • Maranello
    Maranello, Italy
  • Swisslog
    Swisslog, hybrid
  • Controls
  • Permanent Position
    Permanent Position


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We are seeking a dedicated candidate to be a part of the Controls operations team in Maranello, Italy. As a Controls Software Engineer you will be responsible for the concept, architecture, implementation, testing and commissioning of controls software and hardware solutions for Swisslog projects in operations. You will play a key role in our realization phase and make our projects come alive.  You will be part of the Controls team in Italy and you will be involved in diverse projects, of varying complexity where you will have the opportunity to travel for the different phases of the projects within the south EMEA region, but also in other locations within EMEA.   
  • You will be active in the creation of controls execution specifications in the Sales and Design phase based on the project / customer requirememts. This may include estimation of controls software effort.
  • You will be able to identify gaps between the requirements and standard functionality available from the standard software library. 
  • You will be actively involved in the engineering phase to provide controls input to the project deliverable, such as layout reviews.
  • You will develop functional and safety code using standard tools, libraries and documentions to a high quality level and proven by intensive in-house testing.
  • You will travel to our customer sites to commission and test the software with the installed hardware and wider project team.
  • You will support the on site integration and acceptance testing.
  • You will contribute to a safe work environment by following internal routines and procedures for Health, Safety and Environment.
  • You will also continuously provide input and raise improvements based on lessons learned to share the knowledge within your team and our organization. 

Application Requirements

What you need to succeed
  • Academic diploma and/or practical experience in electrical / controls engineering. 
  • Industrial experience with knowledge of Siemens Simatic Classic S7, Siemens TIA and/or Beckhoff Twincat. (other OOP languages in addition would be meritorious). 
  • Knowledge of reading and understanding electrical schematic drawings. 
  • Practical experience in on-site commissioning activities. 
  • It is meritorious if you have experience of Intralogistics and industrial warehouse systems such as Conveyors, cranes etc. 

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.
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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!

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