Controls Engineer

Reddwerks Corporation - Austin, Texas

Posted 653 days ago
  • Experience
    Mid-Senior level
  • Job function
  • Employment type
  • Industry
    Computer Software, Logistics and Supply Chain
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Job description



A Reddwerks Controls Engineer is responsible for designing, developing, installing, managing and/or maintaining equipment which is used to monitor and control engineering systems, machinery and processes within warehouse distribution centers.  Controls Engineers need a thorough understanding of the operational processes of Reddwerks and have a truly multidisciplinary role, working closely with colleagues across a number of functions, including operations, purchasing and design.

  • Designing and developing new control systems
  • Maintaining and modifying existing systems
  • Managing operations
  • Working collaboratively with design and software engineers, mechanical/hardware team, project managers and purchasing team
  • Liaising with clients, suppliers, and vendors
  • Project management within cost and time constrained environments
  • Troubleshooting and problem-solving
  • Understanding and ensuring compliance with applicable H&S and quality standards
  • Consulting with hardware team regarding advice and consultancy support
  • Liaise and consult with purchasing and hardware
  • Writing computer software


Desired Skills and Experience



Preferred Education: Bachelor’s degree (Mechanical/Industrial/Electrical Engineering preferred)

Minimum Experience: 5+ years experience developing controls 


Necessary Knowledge/Skills:

  • Developing algorithms
  • MS suite
  • Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
  • Material Handling Equipment (MHE): AXIOM and AL5010 Accu-Sort scanners; sorters, merges and photo-eyes
  • Conveyor Control System (CCS)
  • Ladder logic programming
  • RSLogix – 5, 500 and 5000
  • Control panel design

Preferred Knowledge/Skills:

  • AutoCAD
  • Allen-Bradley hardware
  • Specifying power conversion experience
  • Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA)
  • Java
  • Print and Apply and Weigh-in-Motion

About this company

Reddwerks Corporation



Headquartered in Austin, TX, Reddwerks offers outstanding career opportunities in a growing company that is changing the way Fortune 500 companies manage their multiple distribution operations and facilities. We work with the largest retailers and distributors in the world, solving their most complex supply chain problems. 


To meet the growing demands of our customers, we plan to grow our team by 30% by the end of 2013, and we’re looking for really smart people to join our team.


Our customers look to us for operational excellence, and we look to our employees for the same. Competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package make Reddwerks an intelligent choice, while a fun and challenging work environment makes it a compelling one. Reddwerks is looking for smart, energetic, motivated people who thrive in a creative and quality driven environment. At Reddwerks, your talent and hard work will be rewarded.

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