Control Systems Engineer

United States, Conley (Georgia)

Systems Engineer

At Lonza Specialty Ingredients (LSI), we combine technological innovation with world-class manufacturing and regulatory excellence. We are a leader in Microbial Control Solutions and chemical technologies used in various applications including hygiene and home care. Today, these solutions are more critical than ever to maintain the hygiene and safety of hospitals, homes, schools, and offices across the world. Our Specialty Chemical Services business provides composite materials for technically demanding industries and performance intermediates & chemicals. Our Custom development and manufacturing team has already brought more than 1,000 unique solutions to life for their customers.

We are a highly dynamic group of 3,000 employees in more than 21 countries around the world. For us, performance, collaboration, passion and care are fundamentals. Are YOU someone who CARES about finding unique solutions for customers, who is PASSIONATE about making a difference? We are looking for talent who embrace COLLABORATION and are motivated by a PERFORMANCE culture.

LSI is looking for a Systems Engineer in our Conley, GA location to design, develop, install, commission & maintain state-of-the-art process control computer systems for the wood protection business.  Provide remote system support to customer base in order to maintain optimum production. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Design, develop and modify process control software used in wood preservation systems.

  • Troubleshoot process control software, hardware, instrumentation, and equipment to maintain optimum production expectations.

  • Commission, monitor, evaluate, or inspect the installation of control systems equipment and instrumentation for compliance with design standards. Accommodate, adapt and introduce changes to the design as required.

  • Configure, calibrate or prepare process control hardware for shipment to customers.

  • Prepare, present and explain proposals, reports, cost estimates and finding to clients.

  • SCADA - Knowledge of supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) software design, development, and implementation including graphical user interface (GUI) design, development, and enhancement.

  • SQL - Understanding of SQL database design, development, implementation and repair.

Key requirements:

  • Associates or Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent work experience

  • 3-5 years process control experience in a manufacturing or chemical environment required

  • Networking - Familiarity with computer networking hardware and implementation, both wired and wireless

  • Mathematics — Understanding of arithmetic, algebra, geometry and their applications for calculations of areas, volumes, flowrates, mixtures, chemical usage and uptakes

  • Travel Requirements: 30%

A major part of the heritage of LSI is being able to deliver unique solutions to its customers. Being the driving force behind this approach – listening, asking, understanding to match the right elements in a new way has been an inherent part of our day-to-day business. Always with the goal to enable a competitive advantage for each customer with a specific product, package or solution.

Lonza is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a qualified individual with disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Reference: R24172