Senior Electrical Engineer

Applied Motion Systems is a world leading manufacturer of Factory Automation Equipment and Control Systems for Aerospace, Paper and Packaging Industries. We have a well-established team of skilled Engineers with expertise in Machine Development, Motion Control, and Coordinated Drive System design and programming. These systems use state of the art industrial PLCs, HMIs and Vision systems with integrated safety.

We are looking for a talented Electrical Engineer with 5+ years of related industry experience to join our Engineering Team. If you are passionate about learning and have a natural inclination toward control system design . . . and you are looking for an environment where you can work alongside skilled engineers while learning industry best practices, we invite you submit your résumé and cover letter for consideration.

Responsibilities include:
AMS Engineers design next generation Factory Automation Machinery and Coordinated Drive Systems including hardware integration and programming using off the shelf industrial automation hardware and drives. You will work with Systems and Mechanical Engineers to develop industrial control system schematics and electrical cabinet layouts. You will collaborate with Mechanical Engineers regarding motor sizing, sensor selection and on machine system integration. You will be tasked with selecting appropriate components for everything from 3-phase 480 volt motor circuits to TTL level logic circuits paying special attention to EMI / EMF considerations. Familiarity with UL508A, NFPA 79 and NEC standards is a plus. You must be highly proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook. Previous experience with AutoCAD Electrical is desired. Travel is required ranging from 5% - 15% depending on maturity of technology being deployed.

AMS is a Certified Solution Partner for Siemens using Simatic PLCs and HMIs in addition to Simotion Motion Controllers and Sinumerik CNCs. AMS is also an Automation System Integrator of Rockwell products with expertise with Logix PLCs, CIP Motion and Kinetix / PowerFlex 755 Drives with Integrated Safety.

This position will provide you with the opportunity to gain experience and develop competence with any or all of the full suite of Rockwell and Siemens hardware platforms in addition to Emerson Control-Techniques and ABB drives, Cognex Vision Systems and Fanuc Industrial Robotics.

AMS offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental and vision coverage as well as profit sharing and 401(k).
We are looking for employees who want to share in the AMS experience.

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Job Type: Full-time

Required education:
• Bachelor's

Required experience:
• Related Industry: 5 years