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Automation and Process Innovation Engineer 

adzuna-us  |  United States  |  

United StatesSelden St, null, 48201
Information Technology/Computing
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Qualifying QuestionsInclude with submittal (years of experience, 1 to 5 ranking) Embedded software design and development experience (5 years) Control systems design and development experience Mechatronic system experience Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Electrical, Computer, Mechanical, or Mechatronic Systems).

API s nice to have Electrical, logic and safety systems nice to have Machine learningAI experience nice to have Day to Day Responsibilities As a member of the Automation and Process Innovation team, you will innovate new processes and develop new concepts including the supporting automation.

You will employ both new technologies and processes to either create totally new ways of doing business or to make improvements to the current business.

Projects are multidisciplinary in nature and range from simple to complex.

They typically involve the development and application of automation systems spanning mechanical, electrical, and software engineering.

Projects are cross-functional within the organization and often involve collaborating with technology supply partners.

You will operate in this role with minimal supervision or guidance.

You will be located in our brand-new Global Resource Center (GRC) that has the latest office technology along with an employee fitness center, work caf, and outdoor grill.

The API team has both a lab and a model shop in the GRC where we can build and test our concept demonstrators.

Key Responsibilities Develop robotic and automation systems.

Design and implement embedded software and control systems.

Document work as needed such as requirements, design specifications, project plans, test plans, and test results).

Assist with field testing activities.

Collect test data, perform customer research and gather operational feedback.

Observe and document test results.

Draw conclusions from results to develop and evaluate design solutions and alternatives.

Make recommendations to senior leadership.

Work in and observe on a periodic basis, company stores to gain an understanding of the existing store processes and technology.

This will entail use of operational understanding to identify improvement opportunities such as, concepts for automation, process simplification, reduction of labor cost or waste.

Required Skills Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Electrical, Computer, Mechanical, or Mechatronic Systems).

Minimum of five (5) years of experience.

Experience with the design and implementation of embedded software and control systems.

Experience with mechatronic systems development associated with robotics, automated machinery, laboratory systems, test systems, or manufacturing systems, etc.

Strong analytical skills with ability to understand, implement customeruser needs and develop both market and design requirements.

High level of verbal and written communication skills with the ability to articulate technical ideas and solutions to a wide variety of audiences.

Proven ability to work in both a team and individual capacity with limited supervision.

Ability to lead project teams for small to medium complexity projects.

Preferred Skills Advanced engineering degree.

More than eight (8) years of product andor systems design experience.

Designing application programming interfaces and network communications.

Designing electrical, logic, and safety systems design for automated machines.

Application of machine learning and artificial intelligence.

KPK Technologies Inc is an equal opportunity Employer.

We promote and support a diverse workforce at all levels of the company.