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 Automation Controls Engineer-Field Support - Tampa, Florida, 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 - Programming Languages
Engineering - Manufacturing
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: R21-12843 / Latpro-3843408 
Date posted: Nov-24-2021
State, Zip: Florida, 33601


Location: Tampa - Florida
Location: Orlando - Florida
Location: United States of America Florida (remote)

Job Description

The Automation Controls Engineer serves as a main point of contact for Rockwell Automation's customers and serves as company liaison with customers on administrative and technical matters for assigned projects.

Regional travel is required, up to 50%.Territory includes, Tampa, Orlando and Jacksonville, FL.

Rockwell's Field Support Engineer's are responsible for effectively providing services to support the on-site installation, start-up, maintenance, and operation of automation control systems & advanced manufacturing software applications, drive systems, manufacturing systems, industrial networks and the individual products which comprise these systems.


  • Provide customer support through the performance of installation, as well as overseeing any necessary diagnoses, troubleshooting, service, and repair of Rockwell equipment and systems

  • PLC and HMI programming utilizing RSLogix 5, 500, 5000, RSView32 and/or FTView ME/SE, Networking:  RIO, DH+, D-Net, and Ethernet Communication.

  • Troubleshoot problems, identify, and implement new or amended system functionality, identify operational process gaps, and take corrective actions.

  • Recommend and initiate modifications or replacement of equipment, which fail to meet operating standards.

  • Execute initiatives supporting our automation strategy, manage operating workflows and progress continuous improvement opportunities.

  • Perform project management function for customer projects including needs identification, scheduling, tracking, and reporting.

  • Develop and write documentation as required (validation project plans, standard operating procedures, qualification summary reports, system audits, technical reports, traceability matrix, etc.).

  • Communicate with Rockwell Automation and customer management regarding project details.

Travel Requirements:

  • Travel will occur up to 50% for this position and will regularly include day trips throughout the region/assigned territory and will have occasional overnight stays

  • Overtime, on-call and weekend support, as needed

  • Company vehicle provided

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Technology field.

  • 5+ years of directly related experience

  • Valid Driver's License

  • Ability to travel throughout the region/assigned territory, with flexibility to work overtime, on-call and weekends, as required

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. without sponsorship now or in the future. Rockwell Automation will not offer sponsorship for this position

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experienced in PLC and HMI programming utilizing RSLogix 5, 500, 5000, RSView32 and/or FTView ME/SE, Networking:  RIO, DH+, D-Net, and Ethernet Communication

  • Familiar with Rockwell Software

  • Cybersecurity

  • Diagnosing Network & Ethernet issues

Experience with:

  • PLC programming utilizing RSLogix 5, 500, 5000, FactoryTalk Studio software

  • Studio5000, ControlLogix, CompactLogix

  • PowerFlex products and applications

  • Ethernet/IP, Stratix Switches

  • Servo/Motion control

  • Low Voltage PowerFlex Drives knowledge

  • Experience with networks including EtherNet, ControlNet, and DeviceNet

  • Application/Project experience utilizing Rockwell's Advance Software Packages such as Historian, AssetCentre, VantagePoint, and Plant/Energy Matrix

  • Experience in Virtual Machine computing and Thin Client technology

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability and veterans.

If you are an individual with a disability and you need assistance or a reasonable accommodation during the application process, please contact our services team at +1 (see application details).


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