Sr. Automation Design Engineer / Specialist

Posted: 8/9/2019 1:14:08 AM

Job Snapshot

Location: Olathe, KS, US
Posting ID: 6897055

Job Summary

Aerotek is looking for a senior automation designer that will be responsible for the design, installation and troubleshooting of Automation systems for clients including PLC and HMIs. Industries served include Oil and Gas, Food and Beverage, Pharmaceuticals, and Transportation. These individuals will program PLCs primarily in Allen Bradley and Siemens but have other customers with specific PLCs used. HMI/SCADA systems will be programmed in C++ or C#.
Travel will be approximately 25% and can vary in length depending on projects (example may be consistent but sporadic travel or may have two months of very consistent travel followed by 10 months of no travel).

  • 2+ years of cradle to grave experience (Design, Troubleshooting, Debugging, Installation)
  • PLC program experience with Allen Bradley, Siemens and/or proprietary PLC programs
  • HMI programming experience using C++/C#

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.


c sharp (programming language)
c++ (programming language)
installations (manual/mechanical)
installations (computer systems)
human-computer interaction
supervisory control and data acquisition (scada)
oil and gas
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Contact Information

Name: Roark Browne
Phone: (913) 905-3377