Position: Advanced Process Control Engineer - Monterrey
Location: Monterrey, Nuevo Leon
Kalypso, A Rockwell Automation Company, is a professional services firm dedicated to helping clients discover, create, make, and sell better products with digital. We believe that innovation across the value chain is the single most important factor for long-term growth and success.
We are passionate about our work and committed to helping clients become more innovative, competitive, and productive. The Kalypso team consists of diverse industry and technical experts with proven experience delivering results. Our people are recognized business, industry, and technical thought leaders with a passion for innovation.
As a provider of professional services, our people are the key to success. We are looking for the absolute best to join our world-class team. We want balanced individuals who are willing to go the extra mile to provide the sustainable results our clients expect. At the same time, we are looking for real, multi-dimensional people - Characters with Character - who complement their expertise and intelligence with personality and integrity.
Advanced Process Control Engineer - Monterrey
As an Advanced Process Control Engineer you will be at the heart of custom application delivery teams that use Rockwell Automation's advanced analytics and model predictive control products to create online applications to improve our client's manufacturing processes. You will assess the client's process, develop mathematical models that can be used to predict system behavior and configure online applications that use knowledge to calculate process setpoints to dynamically control product quality, production capacity and energy usage. As part of our delivery team you will be responsible for the full technical implementation of the projects assigned to you from preliminary design through completion of commissioning and customer acceptance. You will cover all aspects of the technical implementation including supporting hardware installation and system integration.
The work is fast paced, demanding, and provides unparalleled exposure to unique opportunities. The learning curve and be quite steep at times, but our team will help you develop a broad set of skills and enable you to explore areas that are of interest to you. Our focus is on helping clients extract value from their software solutions, not just making the technology work. No two projects are the same - ability to learn quickly and be a problem solver is a must!
Perform technical project activities (design, system integration and installation, data analysis and modeling, application development, site installation, commissioning, etc.) as assigned by the Regional Technical Manager (RTM)
Identification to RTM of technical issues that impact project performance (scope creep, delays, requested change orders, etc.)
Provide RTM with project information related to cost performance against plan, any performance guarantee status, etc.
Support the RTM's documentation of best practices for the use in the development applications
Provide product, engineering and application support to service existing clients including: Periodic system and application health checks, performance analyses and develop reports to document findings, and follow-up on recommendations to sustain and maximize the value of our applications
Support market development activities and participate in sales closure activities as requested by team
Support the project staffing process to maximize overall delivery department margin
Lead development of vision, mission and core values for the analytics team as part of building a high-performance culture
Customer-focused to understand and appropriately respond to customers' business needs
Demonstrated ability to interface effectively and collaborate with clients, peers and management to help develop solutions and ensure stakeholders buy-in
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment with flexibility and a deep commitment to client service
Requirements & Qualifications
Bachelors or equivalent degree in chemical engineering or other engineering with heavy modeling, statistics or process control focus
Strong interest in automation, process control and advanced model-predictive applications
Some manufacturing experience in the process industries
Exposure to instrumentation, industrial control systems and supervisory control applications
Exposure to advanced process control implementation or business case development
Familiarity with DCS (SCADA, HMI, etc.) and/or PLC configuration
Must be willing and able to travel up to 50% of the time, typically 1- or 2-week trips
Self-motivated with organizational skills
Strong communication in English, both written and verbal
Job is based in Monterrey, Mexico, relocation will be necessary
All applicants applying for Mexico based job openings must be authorized to work in the Mexico
2-5 years of experience as a process or control engineer in a manufacturing environment
An advanced career in chemical engineering or other engineering with heavy modeling, statistics, or process control focus
Experience with industrial computing, networking, OPC and ODBC/SQP data communications
Experience with DCS (SCADA, HMI, etc.) and/or PLC configuration, especially in the context of integration with external applications
Experience with Rockwell Automation or competitive model predictive control products
Experience with Rockwell Automation or competitive emissions monitoring systems
Internal Number: R21-2338
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