Senior Controls Engineer

Posting Date:  Feb 10, 2024

Sandy Springs, GA, US

Business Area:  Supply Chain
Company:  Körber Supply Chain LLC Aut./Con.

Senior Controls Engineer

Use your knowledge of controls engineering fundamentals to help Körber Supply Chain deliver innovative solutions that meet the evolving needs of our customers. You will contribute to the implementation of Körber's next generation of products by programming, testing, and/or validating products in the factory and customer sites. You will be part of a group of highly committed professionals who provide expertise and ensure the success of engineering projects and programs.

Be part of the Körber Supply Chain business and apply your expertise and knowledge. Fulfill our customer’s needs by finding innovative ways of integrating our products into a material handling system. You will be responsible for the design and implementation of turn-key solutions in both distribution and manufacturing facilities.


Your role in our team

  • You will design control systems for material handling projects that meet the client’s needs.
  • You will use PLC development environments to develop a code base on PLC hardware.
  • You will support research, design, writing, and testing of new PLC programs.
  • You will maintain the PLC code base by monitoring, identifying, and correcting software defects.
  • You will develop and configure HMI screens.
  • You understand the machine and process requirements needed to control the system appropriately.


 Your profile

  • You have obtained a bachelor’s degree in engineering (preferably electrical).
  • You have gained strong Knowledge of PLC controls.
  • You have gained 5+ years of experience in the field or a related area.
  • You have worked with different HMI-Allen Bradley & Siemens, preferably.
  • You can travel domestically with the possibility of international travel.
  • You have strong communication skills with the ability to interact with internal stakeholders and Körber customers.
  • You are self-motivated and able to work with little supervision by consistently taking the initiative to get things done.
  • You have the interest and skill to collaborate with engineering functional teams.
  • You can consistently make timely decisions even in the face of complexity.
  • You have the capability of following guidelines and ensuring efficiency on given project tasks.
  • You know basic engineering techniques to optimize the design of products, parts, systems, or processes.


Your benefits

  • You will receive a competitive salary including a potential for bonuses.
  • You will have a flexible office/work-from-home schedule.
  • You will be working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, with international clients and colleagues.
  • You have access to competitive Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance.
  • You have the option to enroll in 401K matching program.
  • You will have Flexible Time Off, 11 days of paid holiday, and 1 day of volunteer time per year.
  • You will have a fun casual, and flexible work environment.


Equal employer opportunity

Our nation’s military veterans represent the top talent this country has to offer. They bring meaningful skills to the workplace and are assets to our company. We encourage U.S. Military Veterans to apply.

Körber Supply Chain is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disabled/ Veteran



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Recruiter: Alyssa Cuevas
Job Req ID: 6405

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The Körber Business Area Supply Chain is part of the international technology group Körber with about 12,000 employees and more than 100 locations worldwide. We uniquely provide a broad range of proven, end-to-end supply chain solutions fitting any business size, strategy or appetite for growth. Our customers conquer the complexity of the supply chain thanks to our portfolio that includes software, automation, mail and parcel solutions, voice solutions, robotics, and materials handling – plus the expertise to tie it all together. Körber helps to manage the supply chain as a competitive advantage. Conquer supply chain complexity – with Körber.

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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