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Control Systems Manager - Senior Engineering

Control Systems Manager - Senior Engineering

Job ID 
506165
Location 
LU-Luxembourg
Posted Date 
22/08/2017
Company 
Amazon EU SARL
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Job Description

Amazon is seeking an experienced and technology oriented Senior Engineering - Control Systems Manager, Advanced Technologies, to develop new mechatronic solutions within the EU Team for Advanced Technologies. Successful candidates will have strong experience in designing, fabricating, coding and implementing mechatronic control systems.
The role will work with other Design and Innovation Engineers, Controls Engineers, Operations Engineers, Installation and Maintenance Specialists, Software Engineers, TPMs, and Material Handling System (MHS) vendors to design and develop solutions for a variety of process challenges and R&D prototypes such as high-speed package sortation, label application, robotic material handling, automated product identification, order consolidation, and packaging. The Leader will lead large-scale control engineering projects and new products by developing control system design specifications, leveraging and building scalable distributed application software, and driving projects with internal and external teams. You will also develop strategy for core control systems and control equipment in the FC network to ensure solution supportability. If you enjoy working on hard problems, building sustainable control systems that have a huge impact, and working in an environment that thrives on creativity, experimentation, and innovation, then this is the job for you!

Basic Qualifications

Work with internal Amazon teams and external vendors to deliver innovations and CAPEX projects to win business:
  • Design, develop, code and implement mechatronic control systems.
  • Conduct multiple weekly standing meetings with internal teams and vendors to plan and track deliverables.
  • Lead a team of technology oriented Engineers and Engineering Contractors.
  • Deep dive on technical details and lead problem resolution on a need basis.
  • Communicate project status, drive and elevate decision making and help requests.
  • Work in close collaboration with World Wide Engineering, working across multiple time zones.
  • Coordinate information between various teams in the organization and work very closely with the Ops Engineering, Real Estate, IT and Operations.

Preferred Qualifications

· University Degree, B.S. or Master, in Mechatronics, Robotics, Computer Science, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering (or science/technology).
· Proven technical experience in developing applications
· Ability to resolve complex issues in creative, efficient, and effective ways
· Demonstrated ability to develop deep understanding of the business and end user needs quickly, and can proficiently translate those needs into the right technology solution
· Able to provide the customer and company-wide perspective to detailed technical decisions
· Experience in IPC/PLC code development and installation of controls solutions, preferred platforms are AB and Siemens.
· Experience using SQL.
· Working experience using Linux or QNX platforms.
· Understanding of industrial networking (Profibus, ASi and Industrial Ethernet)
· Flexibility to travel up to 50% across Europe.
· Fluency in English required. A plus is speaking other EU languages


Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.