ABB Inc Robotics Senior Controls Engineer / Technician. in Auburn Hills, Michigan

Robotics Senior Controls Engineer / Technician.ABB Inc., in Auburn Hills, MI is seeking for a Senior Controls Engineer / Technician to join our Robotics and Motion team, the first major global industrial robotics manufacturer to produce robots in the United States. ABB is the leading supplier of industrial robots, modular manufacturing systems and service and has installed more than 250,000 robots worldwide.2019-04-11Senior professionals ( 5 years of work experience)Tasks:Controls Engineering consists of the development, introduction and application of controls such as electro-mechanical or electric controls to support Company products. It requires knowledge of various related engineering disciplines and their applications. This role is responsible for performing a variety of complex engineering assignments requiring in-depth knowledge of a specific engineering discipline plus an understanding of related disciplines to cost effectively achieve objectives. Assignments typically require the use of advanced and innovative techniques. Proactively seek and implement initiatives to improve operations and increase customer satisfaction. Typical duties/responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: * Design, analyze, and evaluate systems, products or components, requiring a high degree of technical expertise. Design and develop complex models or simulations and apply advanced computer programs, analytical techniques or control strategies to effectively meet requirements and resolve problems. * Act as principal investigator or lead a group of engineers investigating problems, developing solutions and preparing related recommendations and reports. * Prepare or lead the preparation of specifications, proposals for contracts, licensing and safety documents, and obtain required approvals. * Represent the group in meetings and conferences; interact with customers to resolve significant technical issues and develop related action plans.Requirements:Basic Qualifications: * Associate's Degree AND 7 years of experience in controls, electrical, automation, engineering, hardware/software designer, customer service, OR * Bachelor's Degree AND 5 years of experience in controls, electrical, automation, engineering, hardware/software designer, customer service, OR * Master's Degree AND 3 years of experience in controls, electrical, automation, engineering, hardware/software designer, customer service. Preferred Qualifications: * Minimum of 5 years of experience as Controls Engineer. * Knowledge in AutoCad, PLC programming, and automation control. * PLC / HMI programming experience with an emphasis on Rockwell, and Siemens controllers. * Proficiency in safety risk assessments is a plus * Requires thorough knowledge of a specific engineering discipline plus an understanding of related disciplines to coordinate activities, analyze and resolve problems crossing disciplines and to develop new concepts for programs. * Open to travel 40% for customer visits. * Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the USAdditional informationEqual Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB ABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family