Senior Project Engineer
San Diego, CA 
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Posted 8 days ago
Job Description

Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a technology leader that is driving the digital transformation of industries. With a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB has four customer-focused, globally leading businesses: Electrification, Industrial Automation, Motion, and Robotics & Discrete Automation, supported by the ABB Ability digital platform. ABB's Power Grids business will be divested to Hitachi in 2020. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees.

ABB is seeking a Senior Project Engineer for its San Diego, California location. This role is responsible to design, development and introduction of systems to effectively utilize state-of-the-art developments encompassing various engineering and related fields and associated products. It also includes cost/benefits analyses and projected return on investment.

Under limited direction, perform a variety of complex engineering assignments requiring in-depth knowledge of a specific engineering discipline plus an understanding of related disciplines to cost effectively achieve objectives. Assignments typically require the use of advanced and innovative techniques. Proactively seek and implement initiatives to improve operations and increase customer satisfaction.

Your responsibilities
  • Design, analyze, and evaluate systems, products or components, requiring a high degree of technical expertise.
  • Design and develop complex models or simulations and apply advanced computer programs, analytical techniques or control strategies to effectively meet requirements and resolve problems.
  • Act as principal investigator or lead a group of engineers investigating problems, developing solutions and preparing related recommendations and reports.
  • Conduct economic studies and prepare or lead the preparation of specifications, proposals for contracts, licensing and safety documents, and obtain required approvals.
  • Represent the group in meetings and conferences; interact with customers to resolve significant technical issues and develop related action plans.
  • Draw upon machine vision and process automation experience applied in marine and railroad terminals to deliver integrated solutions that are appropriate to the business environment.
Your background
  • Associates Degree and 7 years of automation, or controls, or mechanical, or electrical experience;
  • OR
  • Bachelor's Degree and 5 years of automation, or controls, or mechanical, or electrical experience.
  • Experience with mechanical/electrical blueprints or drawings. of systems or products.
  • Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the US.

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB Inc.

ABB Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites:

http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf
http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf

 

Job Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
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