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Software Automation Engineer

Date: Nov 5, 2019

 

Wolf Robotics, a subsidiary of Lincoln Electric, has had over 8,400 installations, our team of automation professionals has implemented solutions for the toughest metal working projects around. We foster an environment that encourages our group of bright, talented, and skilled employees to design and develop new products. 

Req. ID: 18531 

 

Position Summary:  In-depth knowledge and ability to create functional programs for industrial robotic systems; oversee complex systems analysis, design and development programs.  Collaborate with a small team of engineers at all stages of software development, including low-level algorithm design, high-level architectures, requirements analysis, testing, and deployment.  Maintain smooth running operation through identifying and recommending improvement processes.  Responsibilities will include:  interfacing to industrial equipment, writing custom software, developing configuration and build scripts, maintaining existing software products, documenting functionality, interacting with customers.

 

Responsibilities

  • Install and configure Wolf Cell Controller HMI
  • Create and configure boot disks with existing project tools
  • Adhere to Lincoln software standards and procedures
  • Download and troubleshoot software for basic ABB or Fanuc robot systems
  • Update build tools that assists in automating robot project software deployment
  • Maintain and update customer project files
  • Bring projects to closure, meeting time and budget requirements
  • Work "hands-on" with industrial robotic systems
  • Work at all level of the software development process (analysis, architecture & design, development, documentation, integration, test, etc.)
  • Proactively gather requirements directly from users & sales people
  • Form strategies to solve complex, ill-defined problems
  • Write high quality code (well designed, readable, testable, efficient, etc.)
  • Document and maintain various codebases
  • Keep job knowledge current through continual studying of latest development methodologies and technologies
  • Communicate effectively in a small team of software engineering professionals
  • Ability to work independently
  • Maintain sufficient personal organization to enable effective multi-tasking and strong attention to detail

 

Requirements

  • 2 to 5 years of experience developing and troubleshooting robotic systems
  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret basic electrical and mechanical prints
  • Demonstrated knowledge of basic software development fundamentals (object oriented design, test driven development, domain driven development, design patterns/principles, etc.)
  • Self-motivated and capable of balancing speed and accuracy to achieve efficiency
  • Solid technical writing skills

 

Behavioral skills required

  • Strong interpersonal skills,
  • Team oriented
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic agenda
  • Resourceful with strong problem solving skills
  • Must be able to solve difficult customer problems

 

Physical demands and work environment: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Physical demands: Work is usually a mix of sedentary and walking.  Use of the telephone is extensive. In the office there is minimal reaching, bending and lifting in relationship to documents and stored records. When at a customer facility, there will be lifting, reaching, bending, dragging, pulling and carrying of parts and equipment.  This individual may have to walk long distances to reach the equipment within the customer’s facility.
  • Work environment: This individual may have to sit for long periods of time. The noise level is usually moderate. Traveling may be unplanned and immediate; hours may be irregular.

 

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

 

Lincoln Electric is a $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world. With operations in over 40 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. 

 

As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!

Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.

 

Employment Status: Salary Full-Time 
Function: Engineering 
Section:  Wolf Robotics LLC (US83) 

 

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Nearest Secondary Market: Loveland

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