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Senior Engineer

Rockwell Automation
Portland, Oregon, United States
2 days ago


Job Description

Technical Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a knowledge in process controls including understanding of the process, ability to optimize the parameters and optimize the measurable outcomes while minimizing risks of hazards.
  • Demonstrates proficient knowledge of P&IDs and instrumentation/control equipment in an industrial environment.
  • Demonstrates, optimizes and instructs a knowledge of the control methods, analog and discrete and the critical components to developing sustainable control algorithms.
  • Experience in implementing control methodology in DCS, PLC or HMI platforms with an understanding of various programming languages. Able to easily adapt to a new platform with development support.
  • Ability to optimize design and implement knowledge of control system architecture including hardware, software, instrumentation and networking equipment.
  • Understanding of analog advanced control and batch control and ability to lead implementation
  • Demonstrates abilities in loop checking, startup, troubleshooting and commissioning support in an industrial environment.
  • Ability to understand control philosophy and write functional requirement specifications based on expected functionality including description of control loops, interlocks and alarms.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of 120 VAC control circuits inside electric motor starters and able to read motor schematics and electrical one line diagrams.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of Cause and Effect Charts and Functional Specifications used to develop software for process automation control system logic (as needed for position and industry).

Critical Competencies:

  • Demonstrates a proactive commitment to safety by taking the time to understand risks and completing all required safety training.
  • Complies with safety requirements by following all safety procedures and by reporting/documenting safety incidences and near misses.
  • Provides verbal and written reports to communicate project status as required and contribute to project review meetings.
  • Visits internal/external panel manufacturing facilities to assess progress, provide technical assistance and for final inspection and sign off.
  • Demonstrates personal accountability to learning and development of oneself as well as assisting with development of new employees and peers.
  • Willingly accepts coaching and mentoring from more experienced resources and provides the same when working with entry level resources.
  • Promotes teamwork by participating as a team player while also demonstrating effective communication skills with the team, management and the customer.
  • Proactively works to build good relationships with peers, leaders and customers while also demonstrating the ability to meet customer expectations.
  • Seeks out new responsibilities and stretch opportunities while demonstrating creativity in identifying better means of accomplishing a job.
  • Displays ambition for learning new processes, platforms or other new offerings at MAVERICK.
  • Displays leadership abilities including honesty, integrity and professionalism across all aspects of the business.
  • Demonstrates a willing, can-do attitude by actively participating in teams.
  • Exhibits proficiency and personal accountability for project performance and meeting customer needs.
  • Demonstrates a business acumen that allows for effective utilization of tools and standards to ensure project deliverables are met.



  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering
  • Rockwell Automation will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. No sponsorship is being offered with this role.


  • Typically requires a minimum of 5 years of related experience.
  • Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Chemical Engineering.
  • Preference for engineers with Rockwell, Cimplicity platform experience
  • Experience in the Semiconductor industry will be plus.
  • Travel up to 50%


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Job Information

  • Job ID: 59223286
  • Location:
    Portland, Oregon, United States
  • Position Title: Senior Engineer
  • Company Name: Rockwell Automation
  • Job Function: Other
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