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Electrical Engineer - Controls

Sunnyvale, CA 94089

Employment Type: Contract to Hire Category: Electrical Designer Job Number: 8665

Job Description

Your contributions will improve patient outcome by enabling access to fast and accurate PCR molecular diagnostic testing – beyond the laboratory – to every corner of the world!  Use your Electrical Engineering expertise to develop state of the art, high volume automated production of diagnostic consumables.


  • Bachelor of Science Electrical Engineering
  • 5+ years’ experience in an industrial automation environment
  • AutoCAD Electrical (create electrical schematics)
  • Demonstrated experience with Allen-Bradley PLC (Programable Logic Control) ControlLogix platform and development suite
  • Demonstrated experience with motion controllers and Vision systems (Cognex, Keyence…etc.)
  • Experience in troubleshooting electro-mechanical systems in a high-volume, automated manufacturing environment
  • Familiarity with IEC 61010 compliance for automation equipment, EN ISO 13849-1, IEC 62061, NFPA-79, NFPA-70
  • Strong communications and interpersonal skills


  • Support PLC configuration, programming, testing, and troubleshooting (for motion controllers, robots, heater controllers…etc.)
  • Support development and testing of UI for automation equipment (test, troubleshoot)
  • Support development and integration of vision systems (Cognex, Keyence) – test troubleshoot
  • Create electrical schematics for complex automation equipment which meets UL/IEC codes
  • Create required documentation for design, specifications, test protocols, installation and service procedures
  • Assist manufacturing personnel in equipment issues as needed



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