Controls and Automation Engineer

Arrival

  • Full Time

At Arrival, our team is creating best-in-class electric vehicles using a radical new method of design and production. We work with some of the world’s leading businesses and governments to achieve our goal of redefining mobility and transport ecosystems, transforming how people and goods travel and enhancing urban environments for all communities.

Innovation, rapid development and testing help us to push the boundaries. Our New Method takes our portfolio of patented technologies created in-house, and combines it with assembly in Arrival Microfactories. It’s a groundbreaking approach, leading to products with maximum functionality, peak efficiency, and an elevated experience – at a much more competitive price than other electric vehicles, and even fossil fuel vehicles.

ARRIVAL Assembly Operations Team is responsible for the flexible assembly process and operations deployment on the next-generation factories, integration of internally developed software with industrial hardware (as real as virtual), system validation, and assembly process verification.

We are looking for automation controls design engineer who will be responsible for PLC integration with ARRIVAL software components, configuration of different sensors, manipulators, and AMRs, development of automatic deployment, and version control of PLC configurations.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Program and configure Allen Bradley PLC to interface with Factory Control System
  • Coordination of controls subcontractors to make sure Arrival standards are followed
  • Participate in and supporting deploy of Factory Control Systems into micro-factories
  • Learn and improvement Arrival programming language to design flexible production scripts
  • Work on Factory Control System integration standards
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    Skills and qualifications:

     

  • Controls and automation experience within the automotive or aerospace industry
  • Experience in Allen Bradley PLCs programming or similar
  • Acquainted with robotics (KUKA, Comau)
  • Conventional programming experience in Python or similar is nice to have
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    At Arrival we want all of our employees to feel comfortable bringing their passion, creativity and individuality to work. We value all cultures, backgrounds and experiences, as we truly believe that diversity drives innovation. Join our mission to bring better, more sustainable transportation to communities around the world.