R.A. Wylan & Co. Inc.,
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Sr. Process Controls Engineer

Location: Houston, TX
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $120,000.00 - $150,000.00
Date: 5/22/2018
Job ID: 02597168
Job Description
 Leading company in the Industrial Control Systems field, builds and integrates world-class automation systems leveraging the use of controls systems, robotics, machine vision, and data collection. They solve unique and challenging manufacturing problems for customers in industries including Oil and Gas, Chemical, Food, Automotive, and Consumer Packaged Goods.  

Why work here:
  • Stable company in business over 30 years working in a variety of industries
  • Medium-sized company with over 13 offices in US and Canada
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits
  • 401k Matching
  • Profit Sharing - Summer and end of year
  • Professional Designations Reimbursement
  • Fitness Subsidy Reimbursement
  • Regional travel – about 20%
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering
  • 10+ years’ experience in the Automation industry as an Engineer, Technologist and/or Project Manager, technically delivering on projects
  • 3+ years proven track record of establishing and fostering solid client relationships
  • Proven track record in the design, procurement, programming, testing, commissioning and maintenance of control systems, including PLCs (Schneider/Rockwell/GE), DCS (DeltaV/Honeywell/Foxboro), SCADA, Instrumentation, HMIs and Information Software
  • Experience with network architecture design, system virtualization and AutoCAD/Electrical Design
  • A proven self-starter with a positive, “can-do” attitude who is motivated by solving complex challenges
  • Strong client-focused approach, dedicated to providing exceptional client experiences to our internal and external customers
  • Exceptional leadership skills with the ability to engage, motivate and develop a team to achieve results

  • Partner with project team leads in areas including:
    • Electrical design
    • DCS/PLC/HMI programming
    • System Architecture design
    • System Virtualization
    • Startup and commissioning and testing systems at our build facility
    • Travel to customer site to integrate systems
  • Exercise Project Management skills by developing project schedules and budgets in collaboration with clients and internal project management resources, ensuring completion of all project deliverables to the satisfaction of the client while fostering a culture of safety
  • Provide specific technical expertise and guidance in the development of employee skills, acting as a mentor and coach for junior employees as a cohesive team player
  • Participate in planning sessions with the Branch and Business Development Manager that will identify opportunities for new proposals, drafting of proposals, and explain/negotiate proposals with clients as well as partake in client meetings to help solidify company's position and increase client confidence.
  • Interface with customers and offer strong technical expertise and advisement as part of the project team