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Controls Engineer (service)

Controls Engineer (service)

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Vadata, Inc
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Operations, IT, & Support Engineering
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Job Description

The ideal candidate will possess a background in Controls and Automation that enables him/her to undertake the challenges of sophisticated controls platforms and a demonstrated ability to think broadly and strategically in aligning building controls and automation with the larger objectives of the business.

Role Responsibilities and Requirements:

• Understanding of: electrical diagrams, control diagrams, building operations, and control circuits.
• Ability to independently triage and troubleshoot service and construction issues
• Ability to manage project engineering to determine the scope of work relative to the design intent of the customer needs.
• Ability to read and interpret specifications and implementing those specifications as they apply the work environment.
• Experience working with and troubleshooting Bacnet and Modbus protocols.
• Development of control panel BOM’s
• Development of drawings for control panels, power distribution, junction boxes. Included in the drawings are the general arrangement, internal layout, schematics and interconnection and wire diagrams.
• Development of logic diagrams in the International Automation format for complex logic devices such as Programmable Logical Controller and Distributed Control System.
• Preparation of cable, routing plans and schedules.
• Performing inspects, testing, and commission of the facility systems.
• Work individually and as part of a team to develop new products, support existing products, test and evaluate equipment.
• Provide technical assistance as needed to internal customers.
• Coordinate project work internally within the department and externally with other departments to ensure on-time completion of projects within budget.
• Provide emergent (after hours) support as part of an existing, on-call rotation.

Basic Qualifications


• B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Engineering Technology, or other related engineering degrees as well as five (5) years related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Experience working in mission critical environments (telecommunications, data centers, hospitals, etc.).

Professional traits that are not unique to this position, but necessary for success at Amazon:
• Strong customer focus
• Exhibits excellent judgment
• Has relentlessly high standards (is never satisfied with the status quo)
• Is able to dive deep and is never out of touch with the details of the business or the technology
• Strive for innovation and simplification
• Has passion and convictions and the innate ability to inspire passion in others
• Strong results orientation
• Thinks big

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred experience with one or more of the following systems:
• Siemens Apogee
• Schneider Struxureware
• Distech Controls (EC-Net, GFX)
• Alerton (Tridium Based)