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ABB Robotics is a leading supplier of industrial robots and robot software, equipment, and complete application solutions. We are a trusted partner who continues to redefine robotics automation, with a focus on collaborative solutions, which allow humans to work safely alongside robots without the need for barriers.
The quality and innovation of engineering in our products, systems, and service offerings keep our customers ahead. Developing solutions for our customers all over the world and working on our market-leading technologies will challenge and enrich your work and your mind.
The role reports to the Operations Manager - Electronics & General Industry, and is located in Auburn Hills, Michigan. As an Applications Engineer / Technologist, you will be coordinating with the design and development groups to determine effective applications, equipment, and methods to produce new products. It also includes providing consulting services to project execution operations–both internal and external.
- This position will focus on the assembly of small parts, mainly in the Electronics industry. Under limited direction, perform a variety of complex engineering assignments requiring in-depth knowledge of a specific engineering discipline plus an understanding of related disciplines to cost-effectively achieve objectives. Assignments typically require the use of advanced and innovative techniques. Proactively seek and implement initiatives to improve operations and increase customer satisfaction.
- The responsibilities will include, but not limited to, design, analyze, and evaluate systems, products, or components, requiring a high degree of technical expertise. Design and develop complex models or simulations and apply advanced computer programs, analytical techniques, or control strategies to effectively meet requirements and resolve problems.
- Act as principal investigator or lead a group of engineers investigating problems, developing solutions, and preparing related recommendations and reports.
- Conduct economic studies and prepare or lead the preparation of specifications, proposals for contracts, licensing, and safety documents, and obtain required approvals.
- Represent the group in meetings and conferences and interact with customers to resolve significant technical issues and develop related action plans.
- Bachelor's degree, preferably in Engineering, and 5 years' experience in automation, robotics, application, proposal, assembly, OR Associates' Degree, preferably in a technical field, and 7 years' experience in automation, robotics, application, proposal, assembly, OR High school diploma, or GED, and 9 years' experience in automation, robotics, application, proposal, assembly.
- Candidates must already have a work authorization that allows them to work for ABB in the United States.
- Open to travel 40%.
- Highly preferred experience with automated assembly especially for Electronics industry, General Industry, or others.
- Good communication skills, problem solving, very creative to help with design concepts to execution
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