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Process Engineer

Confidential Roanoke, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Position Overview

Develop, verify, and implement algorithms and transfer functions that define the electro-mechanical operation of industrial machinery, primarily metal rolling mills

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Develop algorithms and transfer functions that define the electro-mechanical operation of industrial machinery, primarily metal rolling mills

Verify these algorithms and transfer functions using computer simulation of mechanical processes and/or analysis of empirical data from operating machinery

Use verified mathematical algorithms and transfer functions to design and implement software which generates control system setup and operating parameters that enable advanced automatic computer based control of industrial machinery

Provide regular, accurate, and considered commissioning status reports to parties deemed appropriate to the situation

Collaborate with project engineering team to ensure inter-operation of software modules into overall project

Conduct and/or support simulation to verify satisfy project requirements

Conduct and/or support simulation to verify the Human Machine Interface satisfies project requirements

Support client witness of unit and system test as needed

Recommend improvements to test procedures to better identify where software does not meet all project requirements for assigned scope of work

Support commissioning activities at client facilities required and authorized

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree. Prefer Master's
  • 2+ years of experience in designing and/or commissioning process automation/models software in heavy industry, such as steelmaking, aluminum, or other process industries
  • 2+ years of High-Level Programming Language, such as C++ and object-oriented programming experience using the Microsoft development environment
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated successful and positive personal leadership, interpersonal, organizational, administrative, and communication skills
  • Demonstrated successful working relationships with clients, suppliers, and other internal and external contacts
  • Demonstrated continuous improvement in areas of responsibility
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Availability to travel, domestically and internationally, approximately 15%, sometimes with limited notice

Confidential

Why Work Here?

Contract will usually run for 1 year!

Will discuss over the telephone.

Address

Roanoke, VA area
Roanoke, VA
USA