Sr. Controls Engineer
Posted on 1/4/2023
Richland, WA, USA • Kennewick, WA, USA
Experience Level
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar engineering discipline -or- 4+ years of PLC programming or computer science experience in an industrial atmosphere
  • Capable of lifting 50 pounds and experienced working around industrial equipment
  • Ability to work on site in Wenatchee, WA on a typical M-F schedule with overtime as needed to ensure mission success
  • Position requires successful candidate to be onsite
  • A qualified candidate will have a subset of these skills:
  • Some subset of the following software skills: Ignition, PLCs, Python, SQL
  • Industrial Protocols: OPCUA, Modbus, Ethernet/IP, MQTT, TCP/IP
  • Strong communication and data presentation skills, experience analyzing data and communicating the results to senior business leaders
  • Ability to work cross-functionally, building and maintaining trust with internal stakeholders
  • Operational knowledge of network architecture, cloud platforms
  • Resourceful, self-managed, detail-oriented and can think on your feet
  • Problem solver and can easily find resolutions
  • Positive, patient, and empathetic attitude are very important
  • Team player, willing to assist wherever necessary
  • The job will be fast paced, developing these systems in a rapidly scaling manufacturing environment
  • Developing, managing, integrating, and maintaining an evolving SCADA system
  • Developing PLC applications for different pieces of equipment
  • Troubleshooting PLC ladder logic and implementing new features
  • Designing User Interfaces for facility-wide process systems
  • Managing firmware revisions, EOL projects, and update plans for our PLCs
  • Leading the design, architecture, development, and deployment of new applications
  • Collaborating with end users to translate feature requests into actionable software design
  • Organizing and maintaining system documentation, and developing training material for users
  • Following security standards and best practices for PLC and network safety and functionality
  • Sourcing system components from software and hardware vendors where appropriate
Diamond Foundry

51-200 employees

Sustainable diamond
Company Overview
Diamond Foundry's mission is to make diamond the foundational component of every most advanced technology. As the most extreme material in the universe in more than a dozen dimensions, diamond is perfectly suited for this application.