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Robotics Engineer - Automation, PLC

  • Location:

    Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    C / Embedded

  • Job Type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Wilkin Chan

  • Contact Email:

    wilkinchan@spectrumit.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    55000

  • Salary low:

    35000

  • Job Ref:

    VR/10224_1559664505

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-18

  • Start Date:

    asap

Robotics and Motion Control Engineer

As a result of continuing expansion, my client are recruiting a robotics and motion control development engineer to join the team and help develop the next generation of their robot control system. They have developed a complete industrial robotics solution with kinematic and dynamics algorithms, path and trajectory planning, and other advanced mathematical solutions.

The role involves algorithm development, engineering research, design and development of our robotic solutions, and direct contact with customers and real applications.

Applicants Requirements:

Applicants must have a good degree in Robotics, Mechatronics, Mathematics or strongly related discipline.

Experience with the following will be advantageous:

Good understanding of kinematics and dynamics for industrial robots

Algorithm development

High level programming languages; for example, C, Python, MATLAB / Simulink, Rapid

Knowledge of interfacing automation hardware with electrical systems and the basic principles of machine control

Experience with different industrial robots and systems

PLC programming, preferably using the standard IEC61131-3 environment

Desirable:

Electrical interfacing between a controller and sensors/actuators in an automation system

A broad personality and ability to communicate effectively in English is required. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in the UK, but we especially welcome applications from EU citizens.

Benefits:

Important role in an engineering led company

Work with the latest technology in robotics and motion control

Occasional international travel

Attractive salary, profit related pay and pension contribution