Automation Engineer

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Quintus Technologies is specialized in the design, manufacturing, installation, and support of high pressure systems for sheet metal forming and advanced materials densification for critical industrial components. Headquartered in Västerås, Sweden, and represented in 45 countries worldwide, the company is the world leader in high pressure technology and has delivered more than 1,900 systems to customers across the globe within industries such as aerospace, automotive, energy, and medical implants.


Automation Engineer

As automation engineer you are a key player in developing software, the IT architecture and the external interfaces in Quintus products. You are responsible for the system design and to ensure optimal communication between the hardware units. Based on specifications you will develop software applications and verifiy its functionality. You will also play a vital role in developing the human machine interface and user experience. You will continuously work with product improvements.

 An important part of the role will be to contribute and drive the work with modularization and standardization for our products.

We use Windows as operating system. However, it is an advantage if you have experience from Linux. Our HMI is developed in Wonderware and Allen Bradley but in the future more object-oriented programming will be implemented. PLC programming is mainly done in Allen Bradley's system and Siemens.

You will work closely with electrical engineers and fluid systems engineers within the department, but also with your colleagues in Product management and in Customer service.

You report to Manager System Modules. The position is located in Västerås.

Main tasks

  • Take full responsibility for the configuration, design and delivery of software modules within target
  • Ensure utilization of standard modules and proven engineering solutions
  • Develop and maintain HMI and our UX
  • PLC programming
  • Ensure safe design and fulfillment of applicable norms and standards
  • Secure fulfillment of interfaces from customer
  • Test software and execute design reviews
  • Specify tests for our products
  • Drive for added customer value
  • Drive modularization and standardization
  • Manage and develop software tools

Your profile

You have an engineering degree preferably within software or automation engineering or similar working experience. You have at least 3 years of experience from working as automation or system control engineer in an industrial setting. You have solid experience working with PLC or other hardware programming. Experience in Wonderware System Platform, Rockwell FactoryTalk or View Designer is an advantage. Experience of SQL databases and working with agile methods is also an advantage.

You are a team player with a genuine technical interest and good communication skills. You have a systematic and structured way of working. You are driven and take ownership for your work. 

You are fluent in Swedish and English, written and oral.


For more information on the position, please contact André Halvarsson +46 (0)70 390 28 60.

We look forward to receiving your application latest February 28th.

Selection and interviews will be done ongoing. All applications will be handled confidentially.


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