ABB is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve their performance while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates in around 100 countries and employs about 135,000 people. To the shipping industry, ABB offers an extensive portfolio of integrated marine systems and solutions that improve the flexibility, reliability and energy efficiency of vessels. By coupling power, automation and advisory, proven fuel-efficient technologies and services that ensure maximum vessel uptime, ABB is in a unique position to improve the profitability of customers' business throughout the entire lifecycle of a fleet.
We are looking for a Senior Automation Software Engineer or an Automation Software Engineer at ABB Oy, Marine and Ports unit in Helsinki, Vuosaari. In this position, you will be responsible for the automation software design of ship control automation systems. You will act as an automation application specialist in a multi-disciplinary project team, being responsible for the solution design and programming for both control systems and user interfaces. Your tasks will include designing automation systems based on project specific functional descriptions and implementing the applications to the ABB's automation system. Your tasks also include solution wide testing, on-site commissioning, and project reporting along with documentation. We offer you a possibility to work with cutting-edge technology in an international environment and a possibility to develop your career in a global company.
We require a M.Sc. degree in automation or control engineering, or a similar educational background. You have strong skills and experience in PLC programming and IEC 61131-3 languages. You are familiar with industrial communication buses and protocols such as Ethernet, NMEA1383, Modbus TCP/IP and RTU, Profibus and OPC. You are also familiar with the MS Windows OS and MS Office. Success in this role requires good communication skills along with ability to produce clear and comprehensive reports and documents. You can also be described as a strong team player. Readiness to travel as well as excellent command of English are required. The familiarity with C/C++ or C# programming, knowledge of cyber security and good spoken and written Finnish are considered as an advantage.
Interested in joining the crew? Apply for the position by March 27th, 2019.
For more information, please contact Sami Laine, Automation Engineering Manager, tel. +358 50 332 1172.
ABB is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization with two clear value propositions: bringing electricity from any power plant to any plug and automating industries from natural resources to finished products. As title partner of Formula E, the fully electric international FIA motorsport class, ABB is pushing the boundaries of e-mobility to contribute to a sustainable future. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 135,000 employees of whom around 5,300 in Finland. www.abb.com