SCADA Engineer, Hybrid (Chandler, AZ)

Posted 22 Mar 2024

Chandler, Arizona - United States

Req Id 273345


Work Your Magic with us! Start your next chapter and join EMD Electronics.

Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.

Everything we do in EMD Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.

This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US.

Your Role:

As a Controls Engineer at EMD Electronics, you will develop equipment network communication applications for Delivery Systems and Services products (GASGUARD, CHEMGUARD, and POLYFLOW). Our products are used globally in the Semiconductor industry to supply hazardous gases and chemicals.  You will be working across a variety of platforms and technologies depending on project needs the Controls Engineer may handle everything from new product development, sustaining support for legacy products, provide technical support for Field Service engineers and Quality Technicians in all regions.

  • Work as part of a cross-functional project team of product managers, project managers, sales engineers, and other engineers to design and implement new features for existing and upcoming projects
  • Collaborate with other developers to create network communication programs and hardware applications
  • Help produce both internal and user-facing documentation for products and applications
  • Travel (30% or less) Both domestic and international

Benefits to working with our team include:

  • Comprehensive, paid, on the job training program that allows our employees to quickly learn critical technical skills to excel in this role and rapidly progress in their careers.Anchor
  • Full tuition reimbursement available!
  • Excellent benefits including accrued vacation allowance of 3 weeks!
  • Adaptable schedule including options to work hybrid remote; flexible start and end times

Location: Onsite (one day per week) at one of our facilities located in Breinigsville, PA, Chandler AZ, or Austin TX


Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in software/Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or similar technical discipline
  • 5+ years’ experience Industrial database management and design, such as Profiy Historian, Microsoft SQL, My SQL or other SQL development software
  • 5+ years’ experience of communication protocols (Serial, Ethernet, TCP/IP and Modbus), Industrial Networking SCADA/PLC systems design and maintenance in VLAN.
  • 5+ years’ experience with software development experience, specifically in SCADA, VM applications, DCS
  • 5+ years’ experience SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) development software, Wonderware, Ignition, Rockwell or other SCADA platforms

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years’ experience with OPC Server telecommunications
  • 5+ years’ experience Proficient in C coding, VBA (Visual Basic for Application), understand Windows Server OS.
  • Experience with GE CIMPLICITY SCADA software
  • SCADA Paging system setup
  • Experience with Siemens, GE-Emerson, Allen-Bradley and Omron automation systems and PLC hardware
  • Passion for building customer facing products in a diverse team
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills
  • Excellent knowledge of software engineering best practices and associated tools
  • Willingness and ability to own all stages of the development process: design, testing, implementation, automation, and operational support
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project
  • Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • Strong problem solving and design skills with the ability to multi-task


What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
Apply now and become a part of our diverse team!

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