Lead Automation Engineer



Software Engineering
Gdańsk, Poland
Posted on Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Job Description

Northvolt Poland is looking for an experienced Lead Automation Engineer! You would will join an excellent Automation Engineering team who values teamwork and trust, and an environment perfect for career development and implementing innovative ideas.

You will have the opportunity from day one to actively program our manufacturing equipment PLC and Robots, to successfully launch current and future manufacturing lines. You would coordinate and lead teams of Automation and Senior Automation Engineers or Technicians to drive team excellence through technical leadership, coaching and mentoring to successfully complete high technical projects.

Responsibilities are, but not limited to:

  • Maintain comprehensive documentation for PLC, Robot, SCADA, HMI codes.
  • Provide training and support for team members' automation programming skills.
  • Conduct automation design reviews and deliver software solution designs.
  • Translate factory design inputs into automation specifications and control system architecture.
  • Design and implement advanced automation systems for diverse equipment integration and increased productivity.
  • Design, implement and testing of electrical schematic design of machine controls panels using desired CAD tool (i.e E-Plan).
  • Design, implement and testing of PLC code delivering desired system functionality for machinery and data connectivity to the desired SCADA or MES system.
  • Creating test protocols for automation solutions
  • Design and implement automation systems for advanced factories, consisting of conveyors, vision systems, robotics, AGV’s and specialized manufacturing equipment