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 Senior Hardware Engineer - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 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 - Components
Engineering - Electrical
Electronics Manufacturing
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: 2544279 / Latpro-3602479 
Date posted: Mar-13-2018
State, Zip: Wisconsin, 53204


Position Summary:
Rockwell Automation is looking for a Hardware Engineer with electronics design experience to join our new product development team.  You will develop and enhance our existing and next generation industrial control products.  These products include Programmable Logic Controllers, I/O Products, and Communication devices.  You will play a key role in all phases of product development including requirements definition, complex circuit design for embedded systems, functional safety impact assessment, product verification and certification testing, and release to production.  You will work on a team comprised of engineers across multiple disciplines (e.g., mechanical, ASIC/FPGA development, embedded software), project managers, product marketing, and manufacturing & quality organizations to bring our product roadmaps to life.  The environment fosters a collaborative and innovative approach to work with teams across the globe.  It is dynamic, fast-paced, and requires a highly motivated individual with a passion for product development.  In this role, you will have the opportunity to develop technically and take on increased scope and responsibility.

EOE, M/F/Disabled, Vet

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar related technical discipline.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in product development and release of electronic hardware systems.
  • Legal authorization to work in the US is required.  We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar related technical discipline.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience leading technical teams.
  • Experience developing electronic hardware systems that meet functional safety standards; IEC 61508 and/or SIL2/SIL3.
  • Experience with fault tolerant design, redundant design, high availability design, or avionics design.
  • Experience with electronic hardware design tools such as schematic capture, PCB design, timing analysis, and signal integrity.
  • Experience developing electronic hardware systems that meet product certification requirements, such as UL, CE, or IEC 61010.
  • Experience developing electronic hardware systems that meet security standards, such as IEC 62443 and functional safety standards, such as IEC 61511.
  • Knowledge of industrial communications interfaces and protocols such as Ethernet IP.
  • Experience designing embedded systems, including developing embedded code using C/C++.
  • Capability to effectively utilize Python and/or Rockwell Software programming tools to develop test programs and understand customer applications.
  • Formal functional or process safety training from a recognized body such as exida, ISA, or TUV.

Requisition Number:

Business Group:
Architecture and Software

Job Category:
Engineering and Technicians

Relocation Eligible:

Position Type:
Full Time

No. of Positions:

Work State/City:
Milwaukee - Wisconsin

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(R) and Rockwell Software(R) 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.


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