The Global OEM Technical Consultant (GOTC) is responsible for product and technology adoption with partner OEM’s in support of the Rockwell Automation OEM sales program. It provides a foundation for Rockwell Automation’s reputation of excellence and knowledge of automation technology. The GOTC is a position that has extensive domain knowledge of the industry and applications being served along with in-depth knowledge of the Rockwell Automation products, technology and system architecture in order to provide domain level expertise consulting.
Typical activities include Proof of Concepts, control system design review, application programming consulting and assistance, technical demonstration and presentation, focused application training, application notes development, application library code development, startup engineering support, Factory Acceptance Test Support.
Participate in development of application library code and templates that can be shared with the Rockwell Automation global technical community. Use existing library code as appropriate for OEM developments to leverage existing Intellectual Property.
Assist in transitioning OEM activity to local CSM for ongoing OEM support.
Establish a reputation for excellence and knowledge of applied automation technology.
Ensures thorough familiarity with company policies and procedures. Appropriately applies policies and procedures in compliance with government laws. Policies and procedures include, but not limited to: Standards of Business Conduct, Intellectual Property, Control Environment, Information Protection, ISO 9000 and 14000, government regulations (e.g., health, safety, quality, and environmental), and functional policies published on the Rockwell Automation Information Network.
Bachelor of Science or higher degree in a technical field (i.e. BS Electrical Engineering, BS Engineering Technology, BS Computer Science) or equivalent knowledge in personal computer hardware/software, or industrial and process controls.
Minimum 5 years of electrical controls design,field service, or commercial engineering experience within an industrial automation environment is required.
Legal authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
This role will be based out of San Francisco, but can also be based out Denver, Los Angeles, or Dallas.
Strong applied systems knowledge in main focus area of expertise and related areas.
Experience applying Rockwell Automation core products including PAC/PLC, Operator Interface,Communications, I/O, presence sensing, Safety, and visualization software.
Knowledge of Drives and Motion
Experience with troubleshooting control systems and Industrial Automation applications.
Industry and application experience in any of the following areas of automated industrial machinery: packaging, robotics, material handling, manufacturing, and assembly
Advanced knowledge of the application of Rockwell Automation core products and systems: Integrated Architecture, Kinetix motion control, PowerFlex drives, ControlLogix and CompactLogix controllers, FactoryTalkView visualization, I/O platforms, communication networks (Ethernet/IP, ControlNet and DeviceNet), Safety products / Safety Controllers, and related Software products.
Experience and background in discrete machine controls engineering development in an OEM environment. Machinery applications experience using servo motion and standard VFD.