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Automation Controls Consultant/Spec

3+ months agoSeattle, WA

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We are one of the world's leading providers ofdigitalsolutionsfor manufacturing operations.You'll work on innovative projects with colleaguesand clients tochange the way the world makesthings, embeddingintelligence in all aspects of manufacturing operationstohelp people do more using less;todeliver step changes in operational excellence;andtohelp manufacturers navigatean ever-changing futurebybuildingagility into their systems and processes.Do you want to work in asettingwhereyou canbe involved fromstrategy through implementation, where you can see your ideas come to lifeDo you thrive inanenvironmentwhere initiative is rewarded with opportunity

If so, you'lllearn, grow and advance in an innovative culture thatthrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables opportunitiesthat candrive your career in new and exciting ways

If you're looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you.As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job.

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A new area within Accenture Digital is Industry X, an advanced, digitally enabled, innovative, planning and investment approach for manufacturing and asset-intensive industries.In your role within our Industry X team you will help clients take advantage of significant market opportunities asdigital technologymoves into the core of industry in product development and manufacturing environments.You will help them transform their product, manufacturing and product related services value chains inFood andBeverageand CPGCommunications, Media, High Tech, Aerospace &Defense, Chemicals, Mining, Oil & Gas and Utilities. As part of Accenture Digital, you will benefit from tailored career management and specialist skills that will fuel your ambitions in the Industry X space.

The Work:

In our team you will learn:
As part of Accenture Digital, you will benefit from tailored career management and specialist skills that will fuel your ambitions in the Industry X space.

As an MES Automation Controls Specialist you will:
  • Be responsible for the completion of all project requirements, including, but not limited to:
  • Participate or lead internal and or customer consultations regarding field of expertise
  • Identify, assess and solve complex technical problems for area of responsibility, using in-depth analysis of situations or data and incorporating innovative approaches and techniques.
  • Develop proposals for business development opportunitiesand present to senior leadership at potential clients. Ability to turn broad program objectives into actionable design initiatives
  • Plan and execute system specification, design, architecture, and development
  • Develop standards, procedures, training manuals, and other documentation for projects or internal use
  • Delivery of virtual Commissioning /Emulation, Testing and Simulation
  • Maintain and improve client relationships with all engineering disciplines and identify and develop new business opportunities
  • Mange the project resources and budgets when necessary
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Here's what you need:
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, or another related discipline along with
  • 3-5 + years' experience in controls engineering within a manufacturing environment.
  • Possess basic understanding of plant processes in both Process and Discrete Manufacturing Industries to assist with the conceptual design of process control strategies for process modifications and plant expansions.
  • Experience in automation system design, software integration, development, commissioning, validation, and start-up
  • Hands on experience with PLC/HMI/SCADA/DCS systems (Rockwell, Schneider, Siemens, AVEVA, Ignition) and control system architecture
  • -Valid driver's license
  • Valid passport and ability to travel within Canada, the US and internationally
  • Eligibility for a TN work permit
Bonus points if:
  • Experience in software development using Microsoft tools, GitHub, Azure DevOps, C#, SQL Server and Python
  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and clients on a wide range of functional and technical project aspects
  • Mastery of problem analysis and problem solving techniques
  • Proven history of successful project delivery as a self-starter or within a team environment
  • General understanding of typical engineering deliverables
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OR - Albany,WA - Seattle

Job ID: AccentureInc-R00013847
Employment Type: Other