Automation Specialist



Position at Alten Mexico

Alten is looking for Automation Specialists in Monterrey :

  • nterpret equipment specifications into detailed designs and BOMs
  • Interpret mechanical design drawings for electrical requirements (Creo)
  • Develop electrical design, schematics and drawings
  • Develop system design software
  • Define equipment required to achieve requirements of equipment specification
  • Prepare detailed equipment electrical designs while integrating mechanical design, control systems and system design software
  • Plan and provide detailed training on equipment design, maintenance and troubleshooting to various customer skill
  • Support of existing equipment designs and production issues will be required both locally and at various sites globally
  • Maintains up to date knowledge of equipment technologies and utilizes this knowledge to specify and develop innovative solutions
  • Utilize continuous improvement methodology to improve internal industrial processes

  • Basic PLC programming (Unity, ProWORX, SoMachine)
  • Basic configuring and designing HMI systems
  • Familiar with vision systems (Cognex, Keyence)
  • Familiar with motion controllers and actuators (IAI, Yasakawa)
  • Strong command of system design software (LabVIEW, TestStand, C++, etc)
  • Prior schematic capture/PCB generation experience in CAD software
  • Exposure to various test equipment architectures (VXI, PXI, Rack and Stack, etc)
  • Strong knowledge of communication protocols (Modbus, Ethernet, CAN, Profibus)
  • Electronic circuit knowledge: digital, analog, power and high voltage
  • Experience with electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Basic understanding of UL61010-1 Standard, NFPA 79, National Electric Code

Alten Technology is a an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our Policy is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual’s age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status.