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Sr Systems Engineer (Merrifield VA)

8403 Lee Highway

compensation: competitive
employment type: full-time

Our team is seeking a Sr. System Engineer with 5+ years for experience. PST team has many different type of sorters. Primary role is to support Sorters. In this role you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design equipment. You will have a hands-on role designing, engineering and exploring prototype and test solutions for supporting End of Life (EOL) parts with new innovations that support mail processing. You will continually find new and better ways to solve complex problems within constrained environments. You will demonstrate cross-functional expertise to accomplish your goals. You will play a role in defining the approaches and solutions being developed by the entire team. You must be responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment. You will need to travel occasionally to support testing/deployment/installation for software and hardware at our facilities within United States.

• 5 to 10 experienced System Engineering
• 3+ years of experience in machine design, packaging equipment design, robotics or industrial production, or other mechatronics industry as a systems engineer
• 2+ years of experience with support procedures and methodologies for production computing environments
• 1+ years of experience working with automation tools
• Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Information Science / Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field
• Knowledge in Hardware and software architecture/system interfaces on automation equipment
• Quick learner and willing to go through extensive training/learning
• Travel at USPS processing center and vendor location within United States

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience in 24x7 production environments
• Industrial controls engineering experience (PLC programming, vision systems, sensors and instrumentation)
• Proficiency with machine and process reliability, integration of human and automated processes, experimental design, statistical analysis
• Knowledge of analog, digital design, and digital signal processing techniques
• Knowledge of specifications for standard electronic interfaces and protocols
• Knowledge of BASH/Powershell/Python/Ruby or any other scripting languages
• Experience with continuous integration/continuous deployment methodologies
• Ability to perform deep, technical troubleshooting
• Strong documentation skills
• Strong knowledge of networking technologies
• Have proven experience to develop and test mechanical logistics packing equipment working with equipment suppliers, laboratories and manufacturing plants
• Ability to understand Operational processes and hands-on experience
• Show good judgement making technical trade-offs between your groups short term and long term business needs, and the needs of the company as a whole
• Able to communicate project status, drive and elevate decision making and help requests
• Conduct multiple weekly/bi-weekly/monthly standing meetings with internal teams and vendors to plan and track deliverables
• Support development of technical specifications with engineered solutions
• Hands-on experience with equipment design, machine design, system development and product integration
• Working knowledge using MS Excel, AutoCAD, MS Project, and software for technical document writing such as Visio, Word, Excel and/or PowerPoint
• Fluency in English required
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 7159935650


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