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Software Engineer

  • COUNTRY: Spain
  • COMPANY: Volpak
  • CONTRACT: Unlimited contract

Main Responsibilities / Activities

Our Engineering department is seeking to incorporate new Software Automation Engineers who will bring new skills and experience to the team. The main functions and responsibilities will be: - Carry out the automation design of a packaging machine. - Based on a standard software platform, develop customized software programs for the machine according customer specifications (PLC, HMI interfaces & Safety). - Perform the start-up process of the machine at the worksite. - Develop new software platforms and implement innovative motion and automation techniques according to customer requirements. - Design testing methods. - Prepare the guidelines and documentation for machine operation. - Complete projects by training and guiding technicians. Support the service team. - Contribute to the team effort by accomplishing technical, functional and quality goals.

Basic Requirements

Qualifications and experience: - Degree in Software Engineering. - 5 years of experience in similar position. - Experience in motion control, the configuration, programming and commissioning of servo drives, and CAM synchronization. - Mechatronics experience will be highly valuable. OMRON SYSMAC, SIEMENS SIMATIC & SIMOTION and ROCKWELL LOGIX PLC programming language based in IEC 61.131-3 standard (high level) and modular programming will be highly valuable as well. Skills and attributes: - Strong focus on innovation and software development. - Good command of English and Spanish. Third language is a plus. - Independent work style and leadership skills as well. - Result and deadline oriented. - Good understanding of customer needs. - Availability to travel. - Knowledge of Office tools: MS Word, MS Excel.