SUMMARY OF POSITION:
For over 40 years customers have looked to Rockwell Automation electric drives to solve motor control problems in tough applications from roller coasters to rock crushers and everything in between. Due to business growth, Rockwell is adding to this already strong team of control theory engineers.
We are looking for team members with diverse technical backgrounds who love to solve problems and can leverage their personal experience to grow our teams. If outstanding technical opportunities, being part of, and learning from, one of the most experienced teams in the industry interest you, you should consider Rockwell Automation.
You will work in developing, implementing, testing and troubleshooting of firmware modules or subsystems in embedded applications for industrial motor control products in accordance with sound engineering practices and processes in partnership with team members across the globe. The successful candidate will possess a basic working knowledge of the creation and debugging of embedded applications.
Function as team member contributing to efforts of a development teams towards defining and achieving project deliverables.
Directly apply technical skills to conventional types of tasks, having some complex features.
Use proven software design techniques, procedures and criteria to complete a sequence of related engineering tasks (i.e. investigate, design, develop, test) in accordance with the Company's quality guidelines.
Participates in reviews of documents, designs, models, test cases and user documentation.
Implement motor control algorithms using Matlab/Simulink auto-code generation.
Perform unit or functional testing of developed firmware to ensure correct operation per functional requirements and compatibility with other components in the system.
Contributes to software development capability improvement by keeping abreast of current trends in the areas of software development practices, technology utilization and development tools.
Participate in technical reviews with peers to identify problems early in the development phases.
Minimum BS Degree in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering focused on Control Theory MS preferred.
Typically two + years of applicable firmware product development experience with an emphasis on the analysis, design, programming and testing of systems using engineering best practices.
Experience with motor control algorithms or other closed loop control systems.
Matlab/Simulink auto-code generation experience is required.
C/C++, Microprocessors/Microcontrollers experience
Good understanding of power electronics applications, including low voltage inverters, UPS systems, or similar technologies.
Open-minded, a willingness to experiment within acceptable boundaries and a creative mind to bring novel solutions into design and problem-solving.
Researches situations and seeks input from subject matter experts to ensure fact-based recommendations and decisions are being made during all phases of product development.
Takes accountability for meeting commitments and deadlines while taking responsibility for technical excellence and continuous improvement.
Willingness to work in a diverse set of software development frameworks, including Agile (Scrum), Kanban, and waterfall, as the business demands. Must be willing to work in a team environment.
Experienced with Clearcase and Clearquest tools.
Experience with VersionOne Scrum tools
Experience with Permanent Magnet motor control algorithms
Experience with Converter control algorithms
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