Industrial Machine Sr. Software Designer

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00018452
Date Posted:Dec 20
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
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Looking for an INDUSTRIAL MACHINE SR. SOFTWARE DESIGNER for our client located in the Flint, MI area for a Contract to Direct position.


  • Experienced in designing software for industrial machines from scratch
  • Competent in PLC and HMI design
  • Experience in understanding and following customer specifications
  • Experience in leading a team of software engineers
  • Experience in Rockwell and Siemens PLCs and HMIs
  • Familiarity with IEC1131 languages (ladder, structured text, flow charts, function blocks)
  • Ability to follow standards
  • Ability to combine standards, past project designs, and new designs
  • Ability to check software from other engineers for errors or inconsistencies
  • Ability to read, understand, and interpret mechanical, fluids, and electrical prints
  • Ability to draft standard software templates to be used by other software engineers
  • Ability to estimate tasks and the duration of tasks required to complete a project
  • Ability to manage software change requests and open issues
  • Ability to write technical documents and reports.


  • Overall Experience — a minimum of five years’ experience related to software design
  • Job Training — employees in this position usually require training involving on-the-job experience, informal training with experienced workers, and formal training with qualified experts.
  • Education — a bachelor’s degree in electrical / computer engineering or electronics technology and a minimum of five years related experience, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.

Travel may be required for visiting customer sites, external suppliers etc. Possession of a valid U.S. passport may be required. Travel can be expected to assist in installing equipment and commissioning in the customer’s facility. The length of stay will vary depending on machine type and complexity, but a total of 20% is possible.

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

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