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Engineering Manager - Control Systems Integration
Location: Nashville, TN

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An Engineering Manager is needed for a new branch of an established Controls Systems Integration firm.  The Engineering Manager is responsible for the leadership, direction and planning of the Tennessee integration group.  This role requires the skills to design, program and commission industrial projects using current PLC/HMI based control systems technology as well as manage the schedule, resources and budgets of projects and people. Industries served include Food & Beverage,
Water/Wastewater, Mining and general Manufacturing.

Why work here?:
  • Build of team of engineers from ground up!
  • Remain hands-on with engineering while growing team!
  • Established successful company with multiple offices
  • Great company culture and support from existing offices
  • Excellent comp., base plus bonus, growth incentives, and full benefits!
  • Oversees key projects, processes and performance reports.
  • Manage the workload of the Tennessee engineering staff
  • Prepare project budgets and schedules
  • Design control systems through interpretation of customer-supplied control descriptions, interviews with clients and owners, analysis of system mechanical requirements and any other means necessary to create a functional software design.
  • Write structured, well-documented, bug-free PLC code in any of the 5 IEC standard languages.
  • Design intuitive, easy-to-navigate, aesthetically pleasing HMI interfaces.
  • Program clean, professional looking interfaces on a variety of platforms.
  • Work with the Managers of the other two office locations as needed to successfully share programming responsibilities as required.
  • Design software to support thorough, systematic, in-house testing prior to on-site commissioning.
  • Thoroughly test system software prior to exposure to the client.
  • Provide on-site system commissioning support as required.
  • Maintain a current technical skill-set through any means necessary including reading, attending seminars, formal classroom training, project experience, etc. Tangible demonstration of professional development is a requirement at annual reviews.

  • At least 2 years of engineering team management
  • Four-year degree or 15 years of successful programming experience or equivalent experience
  • At least 4 years of project management experience.
  • Ability to quickly understand complex applications
  • Competent to expert level PLC programming skills in all IEC standard programming languages
  • Thorough understanding of at least one major PLC hardware platform including Rockwell (Allen-Bradley), Modicon, GE or Siemens
  • Thorough understanding of at least one major HMI software platform including Wonderware System Platform, Ignition, Rockwell RSView SE or GE Proficy
  • Competent oral and written communication skills
  • If not already certified, attain Wonderware Certified Developer and Ignition Gold Certified Developer status within first year of employment


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