Controls Engineer

Frisco, TX 75034

Posted: 02/23/2021 Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Category: ENG- Electrical Controls Job Number: 2745 Pay Rate: Dependent upon experience

Job Description

Controls Engineer

Ranger Technology specializes in recruiting top-notch engineering & IT talent in Aerospace/Defense, Medical Device, Telecommunications, and other high tech industries. Ranger is actively looking for a Controls Engineer for one of our Frisco, TX clients. 


The Controls Engineer will work under the direct supervision of the Controls Engineering Manager in the design, build, and test of automated solutions.  This position will design and implement automation solutions (including but not limited to robots, conveyors, sorters, scanners, vision systems, and PLC’ s).  This position will also partner with the software team to create and document new functionality and potentially modify existing functionality.  This position will need to troubleshoot equipment wiring and programming issues in a timely manner.

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Electrical Engineering/Computer Science with 2-5 years of related experience

  • 2+ years of experience programming PLC’ s in Ladder Logic and Structured Text

  • Ability to read equipment wiring schematics and to create Input/Output Lists from those schematics

  • 2+ years of experience with Zero Pressure Accumulation conveyors

  • Experience with field-bus networks, serial communication, and ethernet communication

  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail

  • Experience using Microsoft Office (specifically Excel and Visio)

  • Ability to create documentation packages for continuous improvement processes

  • Ability to walk, stand and squat for extended periods of time

  • Must be willing to travel domestically/internationally up to 50% 

Desirable Qualifications: 

  • Experience programming robots and visions systems

  • Experience working with SQL databases

  • Experience using AutoCAD Electrical

  • Experience creating applications in an integrated development environment (IDE)
All successful candidates must have:
  • Have two forms of valid documentation.
  • Pass a criminal background check.
  • Pass a drug test.
  • Be authorized to work in the United States.

Job Requirements

PLC Programming

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Matthew Rice

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