Drives and Controls Software Engineer - Circonix - Fulton, NY or Ringwood, NJ

Davis - Standard


  • Create PLC programs using ladder editor, function block diagrams, flow charts, etc. for web converting equipment and associated functions
  • Design and develop HMI applications
  • Design and review PLC network architecture
  • AC/DC drives configuration
  • Support the creation of technical product documentation and information
  • In-house testing of software and systems
  • Provide on-site assistance during system start-up and commissioning
  • Remote customer support

Position Requirements

  • BSEE or MSEE with Controls background
  • Minimum 2 year technology degree
  • Knowledge of AC/DC drive systems, PCs, Allen-Bradley and/or Siemens PLC
  • Previous experience with PLCs, AC and DC Drive systems and Supervisory control systems
  • Strong understanding of industrial controls networks
  • Web handling and converting equipment experience is preferred, but not a requirement
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work well with others and manage a customer
  • Strong technical aptitude and good analytical skills; organized and detail oriented
  • Self-starter, willing to work-through and seek answers to ongoing new requirements
  • Strong self-discipline
  • Experience with the following computer related skills:

Windows XP/Vista/8, Word, Excel

Industrial programming software such as:

Ladder Logic

Control Block Diagramming

HMI configuration software

Drives interface/programming software

  • Good verbal and written communication skills


Work Conditions

  • Overtime may be required in meet project deadlines.
  • Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and other devices and objects.
  • Physically able to participate in training sessions, presentations, and meetings.
  • Domestic and International Travel: 25% - 50%


Knowledge of AC/DC drive systems, PC's, Allen-Bradley and/or Siemans PLC
Strong understanding of industrial controls networks
Davis - Standard