Senior Application Engineer in Andover, MA

Schneider Electric   •  

Andover, MA 01810

Industry: Energy & Utilities


Not Specified years

Posted 56 days ago

Schneider Electric's Industry Services business is looking for a dynamic application engineer to support the growth of its migration and modernization business. In this highly visible and key position, you will support and promote the development of tools and services that help our customers migrate to Schneider Electric's new automation platform from a legacy system.

Responsibilities for this position include engineering, programming, and supporting the migration of automation systems. More specific tasks may include:

- Provide automation product and system application expertise to aid product management with strategies synchronized with the team's goals and the strategic roadmap

- Capturing customer requirements and define the new product and/or services to meet them

- Develop playbooks and migration assessment tools to help easily migrate competitive legacy systems to the Schneider world

- Support the development of software conversion tools and hardware wiring systems through specification, validation and installation

- Participate in product launch and business support activities

- Develop and present product demonstrations and training courses at commercial events including trade shows, customer briefings, and launch events

- Provide and resolve high-level technical application issues (pre and post sales) and marketing questions as requested by various stakeholders

- Willingness to travel required (about 15%)


- Expertise in Siemens PLC systems (S5 and S7) in the form of application development and installation

- A high degree of knowledge of PLC programming, PLC hardware, and other automation system components such as HMI, SCADA and drives. Must be able to program and properly document a variety of PLC and HMI systems from different manufacturers

- Experience with some of the following PLC/HMI platforms is necessary:

Schneider Electric PLCs - Quantum, M340, Premium, Advantys, Unity-Pro Software

Rockwell/Allen-Bradley PLCs – ControLogix, CompactLogix, SLC Series – RSLogix software

GEFanuc – Rx3i PAC, 90-30 Series PLC

Schneider Electric HMI – Vijeo Citect, Vijeo Designer, ClearSCADA

Rockwell HMI - RSView32, RSView Studio RSLinx, PanelBuilder

GEFanuc - IFix, Cimplicity,

Wonderware – Intouch, Archestra

Networking – Ethernet IP, Modbus TCP, Profibus, Profinet, Devicenet, Interbus, Modbus

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

- Excellent interpersonal and customer relation skills.

- Excellent problem resolution skills

- Must be a detail-oriented self-starter and able to work independently

We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company. We're looking for people with a passion for success — on the job and beyond.

Valid Through: 2019-11-12