Electrical Designers/Programmers- South Shore, Nova Scotia

Do you have a passion for programming and machine automation with an interest in robotics? Are you a team player with excellent communication skills and a keen eye for details? My client is looking for qualified electrical designers/programmers.

In business for over 30 years and located on the beautiful South Shore of Nova Scotia, my client is an internationally recognized manufacturer whose innovative high-quality products sell in more than 50 countries around the world. This role would be responsible for developing and supporting the automation systems for my client’s world leading products as part of their engineering team.

To be successful in this role, preference is a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering, or a diploma in Electrical/Electronics Engineering Technology or equivalent. Strong knowledge in programming languages such as Structured Text and C, coding, motion control programming, controller design and PLC open standards is a must. You should also have a good understanding of the functioning of automated industrial equipment and knowledge of software project life cycles. Experience with test automation and unit testing, designing electrical controls/PLC systems, issue/bug tracking, software repositories and version control is desired. Having project management skills and experience with Agile is a plus!

This position offers a generous compensation package based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience, a comprehensive benefit package, and RRSP matching. This company offers a fantastic work environment, recognition and opportunities for personal growth and career development.

For additional details, please contact Erica MacDonald at Summit Search Group directly:  erica@summitsearchgroup.com.  Please note that only those candidates who fulfill the requirements will receive a response.  Thanks, Erica

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Halifax, NS


Depends on experience


Categories:    Information Technology   

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