Spanish bilingual and Hispanic jobs since 1997. Diversity job fairs since 2006. employers     login   |   register - post a job
Hispanic Diversity Recruitment - best jobs for hispanic, latino & bilingual (spanish & portuguese) jobseekers
    Log me in!   |   Site Map   |   Help   
 Senior Engineer - Mayfield Heights, Ohio, United States

Job information
Posted by: Rockwell Automation 
Hiring entity type: Manufacturing 
Work authorization: Not Specified for United States
Position type: Direct Hire, Full-Time 
Compensation: ******
Benefits: See below
Relocation: Not specified 
Position functions: Computers - Software Engineer
Travel: Unspecified 
Accept candidates: from anywhere 
Languages: English - Fluent
Minimum education: See below 
Minimum years experience: See below 
Resumes accepted in: English
Cover letter: No cover letter requested
Job code: 2456059 / Latpro-3524956 
Date posted: Jan-22-2017
State, Zip: Ohio, 44124


Position Summary:

This position requires an individual with strong technical skills relating to the U.S. Government and Marine business.  The individual will need to support customers throughout the life cycle of project work.  Responsible for the requirements definition, specification, design, implementation, test, and customer-site startup of control, information and automation systems working in a project team environment. This will include providing hardware and software engineering, system start-up, and customer training.  The customers may be both external and internal. 

In the senior technical role, an individual will be a contributing part of a project team. The individual will be responsible for leading the design effort on projects. Leading and participating in start-up assignments will also be required. 


  • Designs control panels for PLC and drive systems with guidance from other senior engineers.

  • Supports the panel build function at the integration center.

  • Designs and implements software for PLCs and HMIs based on customer requirements.

  • Configures servers and network equipment that hosts HMIs, data historians, and data reporting software.

  • Plans and executes military specified environmental tests.  Writes detailed test plans, test procedures and test reports.

  • Commissions control and drive systems at customer sites or onboard U.S. Navy vessels.

  • Provides updates to project manager/leader pertaining to status of activities, performance to schedule and performance to budget for self and other less-experienced engineers.

  • May participate in proposal development activities.

  • Analyzes customer's requirements to determine the optimal process control system solution and determines applicable control configuration/architecture.

  • Makes recommendations for improvements and assists Project Manager to propose these to the customer.

  • Performs conceptual process control systems design, determination of process control system strategy, design of assembled system.

  • Participates in the design, implementation, test and startup phases of complex systems projects.

  • Uses technologies used in standard offerings, new applications and extensions of current architectures or software packages.

  • Responsible for using application solution-related or technology-related best practices on assigned projects.

  • Responsible for identifying and communicating potential application solution-related or technology-related best practices.

  • Assists Project Manager with technical issues and determine changes which may/can have commercial/scheduling impact.

  • May participate in the development of the team strategic plan.

  • Will provide on-site process control system start-up as required.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or Computer Engineering.

  • U.S. citizenship is required due to customer requirements.

  • Typically five or more years of experience in systems engineering related to automation systems.

  • Experience conducting system field startup activities.

  • Typically possesses application/technical knowledge relevant to assigned business team.

  • Must currently hold or be able to obtain a DoD security clearance.

  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment where constructive feedback from others is encouraged and in the office as part of a project team

  • Must have excellent conflict resolution skills.

  • Must be available and willing to work overtime, weekends and holidays to meet customer project commitments.

  • Must be able and willing to travel and work at customer sites, including industrial plants, ships, etc., which may require climbing, working in confined spaces and other unusual work environments.

  • Minimum of 5 years experience of control system applications throughout the project lifecycle from initial design concepts through to installation and subsequent client support

  • Must have the ability to travel an average of about 25% of the time; however, travel can flex up to 50% a few times per year.

Requisition Number:

Business Group:
Control Products and Solutions

Job Category:
Engineering and Technicians

Relocation Eligible:

Position Type:
Full Time

No. of Positions:

Work State/City:
Mayfield Heights - Ohio

Company Overview:
Rockwell Automation, the world's largest company dedicated to industrial automation, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Throughout the world, our flagship Allen-Bradley® and Rockwell Software® product brands are recognized for innovation and excellence.

When you choose Rockwell Automation, you join countless talented employees who have helped us establish our leadership position in the automation industry over the past century.

You join a diverse, inclusive and global community with a passion for innovation. A place where you can partner with great minds and inspiring people. And a corporation backed by the financial strength that drives growth - and career opportunities.

As much as we focus on our customers, we know our employees are key to our success and future. Helping you develop a rewarding career is a top priority. Because when you succeed, we succeed.

EEO Statement:
Rockwell Automation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

If you are an individual with a disability and you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process, email our Talent Acquisition representative at (see application details).

Download the EEO is the Law poster and the supplement for more information.


See job description


Rockwell Automation requires you to fill in their on-line form which will open in a different window.

Enter your email address and click 'Apply':
  Prefer not to enter your email?