SOFTWARE ENGINEER / PLC PROGRAMMER

Our company:

ZELTWANGER Leak Testing & Automation, based in Charleston, South Carolina, is a 100% subsidiary of the German ZELTWANGER Group. We develop, manufacture, and sell a complete range of high-end leak testing equipment that uses air as the test medium as well as innovative automation solutions.

Tasks:

  • Design, implementation, startup and commissioning of machine software for ZELTWANGER’s automation systems and machines
  • Design software according to specified requirements and according to internal standards
  • Program and power-up systems in house for IAT (internal acceptance test)
  • Complete and enhance machine software until FAT (final acceptance test) at customer sites, throughout North America
  • Professional documentation of own software
  • Conduct operational training of systems for customers
  • Closely collaborate with German counterparts

Profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, industrial production or suitable combination of education and work experience
  • Minimum of 5-7 years experience in service of industrial high tech production solutions (as service engineer and/or service manager)
  • High level of technical and practical service experience in troubleshooting of automated machines used in automotive or medical industries, including at least two of the following technologies: assembly, laser, welding, robotics
  • Able to fully penetrate complex mechatronic solutions and systematically identify failure patterns
  • Strong customer orientation and communication skills, advocate of ZELTWANGER to retain and win repeat customers
  • Experienced in complain management
  • First leadership experience
  • Able to travel throughout North America (driver license required), and occasionally to Germany
  • Additional plus: Second language skills, e.g. German or Spanish

 

The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work in this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. The position may require that employees perform other duties as assigned.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

For further Information, please contact us on +49 7071 3663-105, send us an e-mail to contact.lta@zeltwanger.com or apply online at ZELTWANGER.DE/KARRIERE