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Controls System Engineer

June 13, 2024


Where do people love what they do, and being great at what they do?

At Swisslog, that’s where! Our teams are the heart of a world-leading Robotics company that’s harnessing the power of technology to shape the future of intralogistics. The result? We’re transforming performance and efficiency for customers across the globe, giving them the vital edge in their markets.  

Short Facts

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


Make an impact

We are looking for a dedicated candidate to step into the role of Controls System Engineer working with modernization and extension projects within our current customer base. The position holder will support in describing a solution and corresponding cost in terms of effort estimation and materials from a controls perspective. This includes planning in the sales phase and consulting (and eventually execution depending of workload) during project implementation of the complete system. The position holder works closely with internal stakeholders and has pivotal impact on our controls solutions offered to customers.   As a Controls System Engineer within the CS department, your main responsibility will include:
  • You review customer requests and identify requirements for controls and functionality gaps with products and develop possible modernization solutions to our existing customer base.
  • You calculate the efforts and costs for a controls project and consult the account and projects teams in the offering process.
  • You act as the subject matter expert and point of contact from a Controls perspective in the offering and sales phase of the project, as well as through realization of the retrofit / modernization project. You consult the controls project teams during integration to ensure controls solutions aligns the design requirements.


Application Requirements

What you need to succeed  
  • You have a bachelor’s degree in mechanical/electrical/controls or equivalent.
  • You have a broad experience working with PLC software, PLC Hardware/ Electrical systems, Hardware design and installations, as well as in depth knowledge of our Swisslog solutions.
  • You possess expertise in controls systems architecture and a solid understanding of industrial IT.
  • You have a proven record in providing cost calculations, hours estimations, considering customer requirements.
  • You are fluent in English and Italian (we would consider it meritorious if you also speak Spanish).
  • You have a valid driver’s license.
  A successful candidate is analytical, accustomed to working with numbers, comfortable making precise calculations, and possesses a keen eye for detail. We believe that you enjoy collaborating with others and have strong communication skills. Additionally, you take responsibility for your projects, demonstrate initiative, and proactively manage potential risks. Furthermore, we see you as ambitious, self-driven, and someone who sets challenging goals and commits to achieving them.

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Our promise to you

Swisslog is a world of opportunity for people who can deliver a game changing mission: driving the future of intralogistics, by shaping an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value.

Join us on this journey and you’ll be part of a global enterprise that’s proud of its Swiss roots - and hugely excited by the worldwide opportunities open to everyone in the Swisslog family. So come and realize your potential, in a team that’s united by passion and driven by the OneSwisslog team spirit.

About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the future of intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we work on the latest technologies that are reimagining the world of logistics. We’re a team of 2,900 experts from 50 countries, serving some of the world's largest and most exciting brands. Together, we’re implementing smart and innovative approaches - including flexible robot-based and data-driven automation solutions that are transforming the supply chain. So join our team and share your unique perspective.

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