Job title: Senior Controls & Automation Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Ottobrunn, Germany
Job published: 2022-11-23
Job ID: 34612

Job Description

Senior Controls & Automation Engineer (PLC)

Ottobrunn, Germany– On-Site




At EVONA we are looking for a Senior Controls and Automation Engineer (PLC Engineer) to join our client in Ottobrunn, Germany. Main purpose of the role would be to help the control systems team to plan, program, and commission new ground equipment PLC systems especially on the software (Beckhoff TwinCAT 3), but also on the hardware side. Maintenance and upgrading existent systems play a big role in the daily work, too.


Responsibilities of the role


  • Develop PLC-software for new ground equipment, especially test rigs
  • Design PLC hardware setups and PLC-related networks
  • Perform and moderate risk analyses and design safety-critical electrical systems
  • Commission control systems and maintain/upgrade them





  • At least 5 years of experience in the field of PLC programming (soft-PLC) and commissioning, ideally using Beckhoff TwinCAT 3 or CODESYS based systems
  • Experience designing and building PLC systems to EU and international standards
  • Experience with functional safety system design and implementation
  • Profound Experience in giving technical support and troubleshooting in the field or remotely
  • Fundamental knowledge about fieldbus systems
  • Ability to read and review electrical schematics




  • Knowledge of sensors/sensor signals and test equipment




  • 30 days holiday
  • Subsidised lunch
  • Individual learning budget
  • Virtual company shares
  • Sport Clubs membership
  • Customized company pension plan