Automated Systems Controls Developer - Lynchburg, Virginia
BWXT is seeking an Automated Systems Controls Developer for our Lynchburg, VA facility
The Automated Systems Controls Developer will need to work cooperatively with established automation engineers or teams to learn how to create, build, maintain, and modify data acquisition and process control systems for automated equipment that supports manufacturing, quality control, and other plant operations. The engineer will also need to learn how to integrate automated PC based and/or PLC based control systems with other 3rd party software and hardware tools, sensors, interfaces, motion control, actuators, and manipulators. The candidate should also have the basic technical abilities to perform functional and performance analysis of automated systems, along with the creation and maintenance of system and testing documentation. The engineer will also be expected to assist in the modification, repair, support, and management of existing complex, automated hardware systems.
BS Degree in Engineering or Technical Discipline is required (Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science is preferred).
Candidates with some experience or knowledge in designing, creating, programming, testing, and maintaining automated hardware control systems are preferred.
Candidates should show some expertise or skill in the use of databases, network services, and automated systems controls. Experience in automated manufacturing is a plus.
Candidates must be US citizens and must obtain and maintain a DOE security clearance.
Effective working knowledge of the ANSI C and VB.Net programming languages, and will be required to demonstrate basic programming proficiency and skills.
Any additional knowledge or experience in programming PLC logic, and programming tools from 3rd party suppliers is a plus.
The candidate must be willing to train extensively to expand their skill set.
The candidate should be a self-starter, capable of effectively working as part of a team, and occasionally, independently.
*Relocation assistance will be provided to those who qualify*
**BWXT offers a full range of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, 401K, flexible work schedule, vacation/holiday, company-wide shutdowns, 24/7 gym on-site, and more!
Primary Skills: BS Degree Engineering (Electrical Engineer or Computer Engineering preferred) Salary: Between - Experience Required: Entry level, .5 years minimum Clearance Level: Top Secret - SCI Travel: 15 %
Other Details: DOE Clearance is required
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