CNC Controls Engineer
Business Unit: Motion Control
Requisition Number: 224475
Primary Location: United States-New York-Rochester
Other Locations: United States-Illinois-Elk Grove Village
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 50%
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthcare and Financial Services.
The Siemens Digital Factory Division offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly integrated hardware, software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide in enhancing the flexibility and efficiency of their manufacturing processes and reducing the time to market of their products.
For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/digital-factory.htm
The primary role of the CNC Controls Engineer is supporting machine builders to adapt Siemens platforms onto their machine concepts.
Serves as the product expert for CNC machine tool topics within the USA.
The technology is Sinumerik CNC, Simatic PLC, Sinamics drives, Simotics motors, and shop floor information systems.
The job roles include consultation, solutions development, solutions test and confirmation, solutions implementation, test and follow-up down to the final user if necessary.
Effectively communicate, organize, and facilitate the needs of the customers while collaborating with internal team members including Account Managers, Business Development, Product Management and Field Service.
The applications engineer must be diplomatic and courteous in his interfacing with a wide range of OEM and final user personnel.
Applications engineering at the OEM level is a job for an intensely technical person who can take on the broader business tasks as well.
5-8 years’ experience as a controls engineer in the CNC Machine Tool industry.
A detailed understanding of the Machine Tool Industry and the different sub-segment machine types.
Knowledge and experience with adapting a CNC system to a machine tool; Interfacing to CNC Machine tools via CAD/CAM or data acquisition; Integration of the CNC Machine Tool into a larger automation network.
USA citizen – due to work on restricted projects and/or locations within the USA
The ability to travel 50%