Controls Engineer - Fremont

Company: LINQM
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Location: Fremont, USA
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LINQM is looking to add a Controls Engineer to the team. This role is responsible for our facilities in the Fremont Area.The ideal candidate takes pride in his/her hands-on work, analytical ability, organizational skills and attention to detail.  Responsibilities:Create automation and standardization procedures for HVAC, Boiler, Chiller, Process Water, and other UtilitiesYou will own, operate, and maintain facilities control systems from the field devices through the control and monitoring equipmentBe able to develop and design control panels, improvements, and upgrades to systems for enhanced system functionality and reliabilityInterface with engineering system owners, as clients, to improve control of their systems or solve control issuesAssist multi discipline engineering team in creating meaningful alarms and support continuous alarm rationalizationDevelopment of scalable server architectures for plant wide high reliability SCADA systems, Database Architecture, Server Architecture, Folder Structure, User interface / user experience (UI/UX)Specification of high-performance design standards for HMI screen developmentGenerate aesthetically simple HMI screens for complex machinery while providing sufficient feedback for troubleshooting.Architect tools for automation of development and deployment of SCADA systemsWork closely with PLC development to optimize data exchange and general system usability.Understanding and familiarity with control and operation of many of the following systems: Electrical Metering, Thermal Oxidizers, Air Scrubbers, Dust Collectors, Heat Exchangers, Chillers, Cooling Towers, Boilers, Pumps, Air Handling Units, Terminal Units, Fans / Blowers, Pumps, DOAS Units, Control Valves and Instrumentation, Hazardous Exhaust, Dehumidification Units, Heat Recovery Systems, Air Compressors/Dryers, Energy Savings Equipment, Electrical equipment, MV & LV Electrical distribution, Hazardous chemical & waste storage/containment/conveyance.Support a team to develop high efficiency alarm rationalization techniquesManage contractors to optimally execute scopes of workParticipate in continuous improvement activities with key stakeholders and engineering groupsParticipate in the execution of
start-up and commissioning activitiesRequirements:BS/MS in Electrical/Chemical/Mechanical Engineering or related Engineering3-5 years of experience as a hands-on Controls Engineer or Applications Engineer working on automation and/or electromechanical systems.Advanced PLC programming in the IEC 61131-3 standards using Siemens TIA Portal, ALC WebCtrlExperience in design, operation, and maintenance of industrial control systemsAdvanced comprehension of logic diagrams in the International Automation format for complex logic devices such as PLC and DCSFamiliarity with High Performance HMI best practices a plusAdvanced proficiency in programming industrial process and manufacturing equipment:Human Machine Interface (HMI / GUI - Ignition, Siemens Comfort Panel, AB Panelview, FactoryTalk, LabView), PLCs (Siemens, Allen Bradley, GE, Koyo), ALC WebCtrlConfiguration of controls networks including, Field bus Networks (ProfiNet, , DeviceNet, Ethernet/IP, Safety rated field bus networks), Serial communication  (RS-232, RS-422, RS-485, ProfiBus, BacNet) between PLCs and instruments and microcontrollersEthernet communications between machine PLCs and database systemsExperience transitioning products and processes from concept to production desiredAdvanced proficiency in database systems (MSSQL, MySQL, Access) is a plusAbility to program state machines, data acquisition, and PID control is a plusProficiency selecting appropriate circuit protectors, wire and cable, sensors, safety hardware, PLC hardware, remote I/O, VFD and instrumentation is a plusProficiency creating detailed process, electrical, pneumatic and fluid schematics in CAD (AutoCAD). Ability to use 3D CAD packages such as with Revit is a plus.Proficiency programming and tuning variable frequency drives is a plusExposure to a wide variety of production machinery, industrial sensors, and equipment (Level, temperature and pressure transducers, current and power meters, etc) is a plus

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