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PLC Development Engineer in Automation

Aalen Young Professional

We are seeking a Development Engineer in Automation with the motivation to address complex tasks and technical challenges for an international customer in the field of semiconductor manufacturing technologies.


› Develop the control technology for the measuring machines in the field of semiconductor manufacturing › Create and evaluate requirement and functional specifications for the control software (PLC) › Develop software designs, define interfaces and work out safety concepts › Define technical specifications and framework conditions for internal and external development partners, create work packages and supervise their implementation › Evaluate the delivered work content (PLC control software) from the supplier, accept it and, if necessary, further develop it yourself › Create software test specifications, test protocols and modules tests › Conduct software reviews for requirements analysis and software design


› Graduation in the field of control engineering/automation technology, computer science, electrical engineering, mechatronics or related fields - Master's degree is beneficial › Fluency in German (C1) › Intercultural competence as well as fluent spoken and written English › Availability for relocation to or within Germany in short period › Knowledge of PLC programming, mainly for Siemens devices (2y+) › Knowledge of TIA Portal › Knowledge of agile development, mainly SCRUM › Desirable knowledge of Python › Desirable knowledge of safety programming and HMI development › Desirable knowledge of motion controllers (Sinumerik), Microsoft TFS-Azure DevOps › Desirable knowledge of debugging tools for NW, PLC and peripherals


› Highly innovative, agile and unique team with a great working culture › Some of the most prestigious customers in high-tech › Support for relocation › An international work environment › A permanent position in full time

Pixida is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer! We are committed to a work environment that supports, inspires and respects all individuals and in which all aspects of employment are applied without discrimination. Therefore we encourage all individuals to apply! Please send your cover letter and CV in GERMAN or ENGLISH. PIXIDA GROUP – BE PART OF THE SOLUTION! (applicants in Europe)