BW Papersystems

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Controls Engineer

Location: Hunt Valley, Maryland
Job Category: Engineering
Date Posted: 02/07/2017
Job Description

Title: Software Engineer Location: Hunt Valley, MD BW Papersystems, a world leading supplier of precision corrugating and finishing machinery to the corrugated box industry is currently seeking qualified and talented individuals. The BWP culture offers a progressive work environment, quality and innovative products and an emphasis on employee personal growth. BWP is part of Barry-Wehmiller Companies, Inc., a global manufacturing and engineering group with annual sales over $1 billion with corporate headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri. BWP offers a professional work environment with a competitive compensation, and benefit package.

Job Summary

Perform a wide variety of duties, including, implementation of control algorithms in software, development of software data file structures, terminal display formatting, and software for data transmission with detailed emphasis on programming using PLC languages, motion control logic, and other higher level languages. Develop, implement, and employ debugging and maintenance software in the development and maintenance of Company products and related equipment Structure machine parts for engineering projects and design machine drawings for engineering projects.

  • • Help develop engineering and functional system specifications with input from sales personnel, customers, service technicians, assembly technicians.
  • • Apply ingenuity in programming, hardware/software integration and system diagnostics to support machine based control systems.
  • • Develop, prepare and maintain comprehensive program documentation in areas related to diagnostics, information systems, data collection and communication with other peripheral equipment.
  • • Keep current on latest developments concerning system architectures that could be implemented as parts of machine control systems.
  • • Act as a liaison to production assembly, service and system suppliers to furnish information and documentation. As required, assist in the check-out, machine installation and startup of mechanical functionality and control system software.
  • • Interface directly with customers to identify customer expectations and specifications. Will also be part of a team to analyze control system malfunctions
  • • Assist in the production of system operation manuals and diagnostic aids for customer and service technician use.
  • • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience
  • • Strong knowledge and experience with Allen Bradley Controls
  • • Knowledge of Control Theory and Application; small computer and microprocessor programming techniques (Motion Control, PLC and Visual C++ languages)
  • • Blueprint reading.
  • • Travel to customer installations as required, occasionally for extended periods
  • • Experience with PLC controller programming
  • • Ability to work in a customer’s facility and manage that relationship

The ideal candidate will be highly self-motivated, persuasive, intelligent and well educated. The individual’s personal style will need to be suited to a culture which is team based, entrepreneurial, fast paced, value-driven with high corporate standards. The individual will need to be very comfortable working in a lean, matrixed, highly customer focused organization with strong ethical standards.

Contact Information

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