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Control Systems Hardware Engineer (Hybrid)

85,000 – 115,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/25/23

Job Description

Job description:

Must be US perm resident or citizen we are unable to sponsor. No C2C

The primary role of the automation Hardware Engineer is to design, lead and own the hardware design for the Digital Plant Automation Systems.


  • Create/ Maintain a critical spare parts strategy for the various hardware components supporting the Automation systems.
  • Owns end-to-end responsibility for managing the hardware design and technical support for Automation projects.
  • Support the hardware operation of all GMP/ Non GMP manufacturing systems (Process Automation Systems and Building Automation Systems) in the Manufacturing facilities at Syracuse, NY.
  • Support any vendor specific software needed to configure the hardware components of the various control systems onsite.
  • Investigate the root cause of Digital Plant hardware problems and propose solution to prevent recurrence.
  • Support the configuration, testing and implementation of process control hardware solutions to a variety of complex technical projects.
  • Ensure the documentation of the knowledge base on how to resolve hardware issues encountered, thus facilitate the job for future activities.
  • Conduct all job activities in accordance with cGMP and EHS requirements.
  • Provide training of automated solutions with Automation and Instrumentation staff to ensure understanding how the hardware functions to assist with troubleshooting during off hours.
  • Owns, updates and works as a liaison between the Automation department and the site drawing department to build and update I/O loop sheets and drawing sets as applicable for Automation projects.



  • Knowledge of products and technologies including but not limited to: Emerson DeltaV, Rockwell Allen Bradley.
  • Experience in deploying computing hardware and communication systems that include PCs, servers, thin clients, Ethernet infrastructure.? Knowledge of instrumentation busses (Foundation FieldBus, ProfiBus, DeviceNet, etc.) a plus.
  • Experience working with AutoCAD drawing files, Industry Design Standards, Cabinet Layout Drawings.
  • Technical problem solving and analysis skills as well as good communications skills (verbal and written).

Background Profile

  • Advanced knowledge of engineering or sciences generally attained through studies resulting in a B.S. in, engineering, science, biochemistry or related discipline or its equivalent is highly desired.
  • 3-5 years of Hardware design/ troubleshooting/ implementation experience.
  • Experienced with current industry standards for Safety and Automation andwith current government regulations regarding biotech-producing facilities.

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

  • Delivery therapies that make a Healthier World!
  • Competitive Salary
  • Health Insurance
  • PTO

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 85000

Salary Max : 115000

Currency Type : US Dollars

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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