PragmatIC seeks an Automation Engineer to join our expanding team working in our state-of-the-art production facility (FlexLogICTM). The successful candidate will be part of the team optimising our automated production facility and will assist in specifying future systems. The role will include working closely with suppliers and strategic partners to develop the next generation of FlexLogIC™, evaluating different process modules, devising and simulating strategies and making recommendations based on impact analyses.
Assess the current FlexLogIC™ system and identify critical areas that can be improved
Work with key partners to optimise the throughput of the FlexLogIC™ system
Coordinate the installation of equipment
Interact with various suppliers/customers to discuss the fab-in-a-box concept and evaluate future enhancements
Qualifications and training:
Bachelor’s degree in quantitative subject (Computer Science, Maths, Physics or similar)
SPC & CPK methodologies
Skills and experience:
Evidence of in-depth knowledge of the principles and processes of workflow automation
Clear understanding of typical high-tech equipment
Track record of using process simulation software
Strong SIMATIC WinCC and PLC coding ability
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Demonstrable ability to analyse data and draw meaningful conclusions to root cause and impact
Effective at solving technical problems
Proven project management experience
Solid understanding of robot and sensor calibrations (optical, proximity etc.)
Familiarity with PLC data comms (ladder logic) and robot programming e.g. Profibus, Profinet etc.
PragmatIC is a trading name and trademark of PragmatIC Printing Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with company number 07423954. Registered office: PragmatIC Printing Limited, National Centre of Printable Electronics, Thomas Wright Way, NETPark, Sedgefield. Co Durham. TS21 3FG.