Robotics Software Engineer

€Negotiable based on experience.

Roscommon, Westmeath
Posted 1 year ago

Our client is one of Ireland’s leading suppliers of material handling and customised automation solutions and they are expanding in a number of fields.

The position of Robotics Software Engineer requires someone with strong proven design skills from either a materials handling background (Conveyor based systems) or a machinery automation background and should have at least 5 years’ relevant experience and an Engineering degree (electrical/electronic/software/industrial). The core of this experience should incorporate design of Robot programs from concept to completion.

Salary will reflect experience.

Location: Midlands

Responsibilities and Requirements:

  • Customisation & Development of our product range to meet varying customer needs in the pharmaceutical, food, automotive and electronics industries.
  • A thorough knowledge of ABB or Fanuc robots and awareness of other robot manufacturer programming.
  • Knowledge and experience of the following: Ladder Logic, STL, Visual Basic, Machine/System Control with PLCs/PC, SQL Databases and SCADA systems would be very useful but not essential
  • A thorough knowledge of networking with added emphasis on Ethernet TCP/IP, Profibus DP, ASi, Devicenet and ControlNet.
  • Experience in material handling (conveyor systems, lifts and cranes, Robotic palletising and pick and place) will be an added advantage.
  • Previous experience with material flow control software, interface with IT systems will be an added advantage.
  • Project Management and Leadership skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Trouble shooting and problem resolution.
  • Ability to work to agreed deadlines and to a high standard
  • Good working knowledge of current Safety legislation and European directives.
  • Ability to construct technical manuals and documentation.
  • Understanding of control systems and capabilities.
  • Capability of working on own initiative or as part of project team.
  • MS office, Word, Excel, electronic mail etc.



Job Features

Job CategoryInformation Technology, Technical and Engineering
Salary€Negotiable based on experience

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