Lead Control Engineer

Tri Alpha Energy   •  

Foothill Ranch, CA

8 - 10 years

Posted 290 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Manage and lead the distributed control systems for experiments and test beds

Manage the effective deployment of LabVIEW, PLC based and Real Time control systems

Interface with physicists and scientists developing diagnostics and experimental systems


Required Ski

Required:  B.S., Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Physics

Preferred:  M.S. or above in relevant discipline


Software Knowledge and Skills:

Knowledge and programming of National Instruments hardware, LabVIEW and Allen-Bradley PLC systems

Experience with VMware virtualization (ESXi) and distributed Ethernetnetworks would be beneficial




Project Experience:

At least 7-years of experience managing, developing and deploying complex distributed control systems, either on plasma experiments or similar large scale industrial, aerospace or scientific systems

Experience, understanding and development of complex distributed control systems and their programming

Ability to lead and inspire a multi-disciplinary control group

Experience managing multiple inter-related sub-systems


Other Preferred Experience:

Experience and understanding of complex multivariable control systems

Understanding complex control and actuator systems as applied to plasma control would be beneficial


Other Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Understanding of principles of high current, high voltage systems and their protection and safety

Available to work flexible and extended hours as needed

Ability to climb and stoop/bend