PLC Engineer 3D Printing

The HP Barcelona site hosts the HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D Printers business, worldwide responsible for the Research and Development (R&D), Marketing and Operations of these products.

We are looking for an Industrial PLC Engineer to join 3D R&D Engineers on our Center of Innovation for 3D.


This person will work in the Research and Development department with the Electronics/Electrical/Industrial Engineering team in 3D business. The candidate will be part of a multi-disciplinary development team located both in Barcelona and other international locations, working towards common and technically challenging objectives.

His/her main tasks will be:

  • Contribute to define the system/subsystem architecture for industrials machines.
  • Design, develop, debug, verify and document innovative electronic circuitry for 3Dprinters.
  • Design and implement test plans as required to validate electronic designs.
  • Design electronic and electrical schematics for cabinets.
  • Design and development of industrial automation systems.
  • Integrate industrial grate components: motors, sensors, fans, inverters, pumps...
  • Design programmable logic programs, installs PLC and Programs safety PLC.

Education and Experience Required:

Bachelor's or Master's degree in Industrial Electronics and Automatic Control Engineering or equivalent.

Knowledge and Skills:
  • Strong technical background in electronics discipline (analog, power, digital)
  • PLC Siemens TIA PORTAL knowledge is a must.
  • Show knowledge of the different industrial sciences and technologies required to understand electronic engineering.
  • Programming skills (general purpose languages such as C/C++, or Phyton, Ladder)
  • Able to work with the specific applications e.g. Matlab and Simulink for industrial simulations.
  • Knowledge in Industrial Safety certifications
  • Industrial instrumentation, data analytics, machine learning, industry 4.0.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Eager to learn. Proactive, self-motivated and positive.
  • Excellent in communication. Fluent spoken and written English.
  • Able to work collaboratively with teams from other disciplines, cultures and worldwide organizations.

HP Offers:
  • A Women Network that organizes activities all year long, such as the promotion of STEM vocations among girls.
  • An interesting fulltime job in the HP R&D Centre in Barcelona, Spain.
  • Opportunity to work in an international organization with colleagues coming from all over the world
  • Permanent Contract
  • Diverse internal growth and career opportunities.
  • An attractive package of benefits such as private health insurance, life insurance, lunch at reduced prices at our canteen, discounts on HP products, and flexible working schedule etc
  • Sports centre (indoor and outdoor); gym, squash courts, tennis courts, basketball courts and regular fitness classes such as Yoga, Pilates, etc.
  • We also dedicate time and resources to contribute with our community through Corporate Volunteering activities.


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