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Vision Systems Engineer

Job Title: Vision Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 86218
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Vision Systems Engineer

Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Vision Systems Engineer for their site.

Job Purpose
Vision systems will play a major role in the consistent operation of our lines, and will also be a factor in automating manufacturing steps with greater accuracy and consistency across large volumes of product. Against the background of growing complexity with smaller work-orders and increasing volumes the technology will be vital to delivering that accuracy in manufacturing and distribution.

Key Responsibilities of the Role
  • Primary point of contact within Global Engineering on all vision related technology projects
  • Work closely with vendors and in-house resources to appropriately integrate vision systems into the machine controls, shop floor database(s), and HMIs
  • Participate in new equipment design reviews, factory acceptance testing and in house industrialisations prior to equipment release & transfer
  • Provide specialist on site support on industrial vision systems as needed throughout our manufacturing and packaging lines
  • Identify process & technology improvement opportunities - research, develop and deploy systems that improve quality, customer service and drive down costs
  • Participate & manage new projects related to the optimization of our vision capability
  • Create and manage training manuals/modules for new and existing vision systems locally.
  • Work with technicians and operators to ensure proper use of existing vision systems.

Key Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering/ Computer Engineering or 5 - 10 years equivalent technical work experience
  • 2 - 5 years programming experience with Visual Basic .NET
  • Ability to assimilate requirements and communicate to integrators
  • Ability to identify and develop resources around the world to enable the efficient use of vision systems across all sites

  • Experience with Industrial Vision Systems
  • Experience with Cognex VisionPro
  • Familiarity with industrial Controls systems
  • Experience with MS SQL Server
  • Experience putting together lighting, lensing and sensor requirements for machine vision applications

Additional Info
Travel Required

For further information on this Vision Systems Engineer role in Galway please contact Anna McGowan on 091730022 /
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