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Siemens Automation Engineer Job Description
Location :- India
The ideal candidate must have knowledge of process manufacturing, field instrumentation, control system installation and implementation expertise in all of the following project phases: Requirements documentation, detailed design generation, implementation, system integration, testing and on-site startup. Plans and coordinates technical design and engineering implementation of project work.

Responsibilities:
  • Design, configuration, integration and implementation of process control solutions for various industries
  • Develop P&IDs and loop descriptions for various plants, processes, and/or equipment
  • Develop User Requirement Specifications.
  • Develop software and hardware design specifications.
  • Design, program, implement, test and document process control applications.
  • Develop control system validation/testing protocols.
  • Specify and purchase Siemens/Rockwell components, drives, and other electrical components and equipment.
  • Develop electrical panel schematics.
  • Manage automation projects as assigned.
  • Monitor progress of projects.
  • Install, test, and start-up control systems on-site.
Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Electrical / Electronics / Instrumentation / Computer Science Engineering or equivalent combination of education and technical experience.
  • A minimum of five (5) years of experience in either a consulting engineering firm or operating engineering environment.
  • Thorough knowledge of process instrumentation and control systems.
  • Knowledge of and familiarity with the National Electric Code (NEC) and international standards.
  • Experience designing and programming control systems with emphasis on Siemens or Rockwell controls.
  • Experience in commissioning and startup of control systems is required.
  • Ability to work with plant engineers, external vendors, operators and management to manage projects and assignments is essential.
  • Ability to troubleshoot control systems from the field element up through operator interfaces and databases.
  • Experience with control system networking technologies and PC networking technology.
  • Experience working with SQL Server, Oracle, or other relational databases.
  • Any experience with Visual Basic scripting is a big plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast paced multi-tasking environment.
  • Experience in biotech/pharma, water, wastewater, medical device, or the food industry is required.
  • Experience with PLC, HMI, and SCADA systems is a plus.
  • Specific knowledge of cGMPs and batch process control in the life science industry with validation experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of 21 CFR Part 11 requirements is a plus.
Hardware & Software:
  • Experience with HMI/SCADA packages such as: WinCC flexible, WinCC and TIA portal
  • Experience with Batch systems such as: Siemens Batch server.
  • Experience with PLCs such as: PLC S7-200, S7-300, S7-400, S7-1200 and S7-1500
  • Experience with: Profibus, ProfiNet, ASI Bus, and Modbus.
  • Prior experience with Biorectors, downstream process equipment is a big plus.