Dematic is an intralogistics innovator that designs, builds and
supports intelligent, automated solutions for manufacturing,
warehouse and distribution environments for customers that are
powering the future of commerce. With engineering centers,
manufacturing facilities and service centers located in more than
25 countries, Dematic's global network of 8,000 employees have
helped achieve more than 6,000 worldwide customer installations for
some of the world's leading brands. Headquartered in Atlanta,
Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial
trucks, supply chain solutions and related services, and a leading
provider of warehouse automation.
Dematic has an immediate need for an Controls System Engineer in
our Global Project Engineering group at our Lewisville, Texas
location. The preferred candidate will have 10+ years related
experience, including planning, specification, and implementation
of engineering design projects. This role would report into an
Engineering Manager. You have the ability to provide superior
customer service to a variety of industry verticals: food &
beverage, apparel, e-commerce and more.
* Participate in schedule review, aligning ME/CE segments.
Understand how to break a quote into different segments and
understand how long a segment will take and the cost involved in
that segment/task. * Dissect a quote. Know system, products, and
where in quote to find information. * Compare sales/estimating
documents with company and customer standards. * Understand how to
separate the hours of a project into tasks required to complete the
project. * Schedule and facilitate Hardware, Software, Safety and
System Tech reviews. * Develop staffing plan, without assistance. *
Develop implementation plan and submit to Manger, without
assistance. * Strives to complete milestones per project schedule.
* Track project financials. Communicate and document project risks,
overruns, and undrruns. Generate and track overruns (ORAs) and
underruns, including plans to mitigate risks. * Identify and
coordinate all required third party contacts. * Ensures Standard
Work and department processes (such as the use of checklists) are
* Check and approve all system drawings. * Verify design (check
someone else's work) of advanced areas (such as Shipping or any
type of Merge). * Verify design (check someone else's work) of
complex areas (such as LPA, Sortation, or Zone Route). * Able to
check drawings and BOM for compliance to department standards and
customer specifications. * Develop composite for cabinet location
and network routing. * Define the entire safety system design
approach. * Identify all scan points and barcode requirements. *
Coordinate scanner vendor requirements/information on drawings. *
Identify special mounting or brackets that are required for system.
Coordinate these needs with Installation, Mechanical Engineering,
and other groups as needed.
Software and Emulation
* Verify PLC code (check someone else's work) and emulation for
a basic, advanced, and complex areas. * Document, program, and test
host interfaces. * Develop emulation checklist.
* Schedule pre-commissioning meetings. * Develop commissioning
checklist. * Verify final commissioning plan from PM for concerns,
with minimal assistance. * Lead commissioning efforts on-site. *
Assist other engineers in hardware and software troubleshooting
What We Are Looking For
Education:Typically a 4 year BSEE degree or equal in a related
discipline is required. Knowledge and Experience:Demonstrates a
good grasp of knowledge and principles of field of specialization
and applies through successful completion of assignments.
Successfully applies knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices,
and procedures of particular area of specialization. Typically
10+years of successful experience in related field and successful
demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented
above. Advanced degree MAY be substituted for experience, where
Travel: Travel can range anywhere from 25% - 40% depending on
the project and is typically on weekends and possibly over some
holidays.Direction of Others:May provide general guidance or train
lower level support staff. Key Working Relationships:Primarily
intra-organizational contacts and some external contacts.