Desktop Metal is revolutionizing 3D printing of metal parts from prototyping to mass production. Our printer’s robust build processes create complex parts beautifully at a price attainable by any design and manufacturing team and can be used within an office environment. Our product engineering team is hiring a Senior Controls Engineer with experience programming industrial PLCs and motion control systems.
Receive and evaluate ladder logic and SCL code from suppliers.
Improve and document existing code.
Write ladder logic, SLC, and other code to support machine motion and sensing
Assist with the design, documentation and implementation of test plans.
Debug and test PLC and other motion control code.
Bring-up and test both prototype and production machines.
Work with program management and regulatory teams.
Create documentation for troubleshooting procedures of PLC systems.
Facilitate and implement PLC communication with other systems.
BS in Engineering: Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical, Robotics, etc.
Skilled in the documentation of control systems, including system architecture and operation.
Skilled in code architecture to allow future extensions of functionality.
5+ years of experience in PLC and motion control system programming for industrial systems.
Experience with Siemens PLC and motion control systems.
Experience with industrial automation sensors and actuators.
Ability to devise and implement solutions based on observation and interaction.
Diligence in revision control, commenting of code and documentation of critical design decisions.
Willingness to work additional hours when necessary to meet critical project goals.