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Director - BioDevice, Controls & Electrical Engineering

Company: Adecco
Location: Durham
Posted on: November 11, 2019

Job Description:

Adecco Search, on behalf of its client in Durham NC, is currently recruiting for the role of Director BioDevice Software, Controls & Electrical Engineering. You will be a key component the design and advancement of BioDevice for the global animal health industry. You will lead a team of engineers in software, controls and electrical engineering development activities in support of bio-devices, integrating all software, controls and electrical design to components such as electro-mechanical and pneumatic motion systems, optical sensing and analysis, signal processing, pick-and-place robotics and fluid dispense mechanisms. This position will report to the Sr Director R&D, BioDevices & Automation and will manage a team of senior level engineers.

You will work within a matrix organization and will interact closely with multidisciplinary teams, which include Engineering, Field Service, Manufacturing, Procurement, Customer Service and Quality Assurance. Customer relationship development and liaison work is also a part of this position, as are contacts with industry experts and technology developers for the purpose of expanding our new product opportunities.


Software development and electrical requirements and specifications with a limited set of customer requirements and limited guidance to meet changing market demands and customer needs.
Following/optimizing existing development processes to reflect best practices.
Modifying and creating engineering documentation standards aligning with industry best practices related to development, commissioning, testing and deployment of automation, control systems and instrumentation solutions.
Develop/optimizing data architecture design and debugging processes through understanding of machine control, data management, computer networking, and embedded PC hardware.
Developing software, controls and electrical needed for proof-of-concept of electrical, electronic, electro-mechanical, communications and controls hardware for use in research or development of automated systems
Managing a teaCode and debug embedded controllers and computers
Having the knowledge to mentor and manage teams to excel in troubleshooting hardware-software integrations with remote sensing and control systems
Team members performing trial runs of in house lab tests and to to the field installed equipment to verify functionality of control systems
Evaluating and recommending control devices such as but not limited to embedded Linux PCs or SBCs, operator interfaces, optical sensors, pneumatics, wireless communications, etc.
Updating and applying best practices Software Development LifeCycle methodology to integrate with our BioDevice Product Development Model.
Coordinating/managing of team members across a matrixed multi-product organization.


Demonstrated proficiency in C/C++
Demonstrated experience with embedded Linux or embedded RTOS development is desirable
Demonstrated experienced with embedded software development and hands-on hardware development skills preferred
Experience developing in Javascript / HTML / CSS / JQuery is desirable
Demonstrated proficiency in Linux shell scripting, server configuration and package management
Demonstrated proficiency in TCP/IP networking with the ability to setup, configure and troubleshoot issues with IPV4 networks
PLC Programming & industrial automation control systems including field buses (Modbus/TCP, Ethercat, Ethernet/IP)
Experience with optics and optical signal processing
Experience with circuit design and board layout is desired
Experience in LabView programming would also be a plus
Experience in CE compliance and IEC standards
Demonstrated experience using Agile development techniques and using a Software Development Life Cycle and working with continuous improvements initiatives
Enthusiasm to promote and drive implementation of Zoetis's industry leading approach to leveraging software technologies to enhance all aspects of our devices around the world
Demonstrated experience in critical thinking and problem-solving skills, planning and organizing, decision-making
Excellent communication skills, influencing and leading, facilitation and team work capabilities
Remain current with new and cross industry technologies and practices, as well as evolving external requirements that impact product design, execution, analysis and reporting.


B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Computer sciences, or Computer Engineering (candidate with Mechanical Engineering degree or related technical field and a concentration in software development will also be considered).
Minimum of 15 years post-bachelor's experience relevant to this position.
10 years minimum experience in the management of electrical design teams.
Technical understanding of the animal health industry and experience in an ISO or regulated industry is preferred.
Knowledge and practical application of current and emerging engineering science and cutting-edge technologies.
Excellent leadership, management and interpersonal skills.

Qualified candidates, APPLY NOW. We will contact you if your education and experience align with the requirements listed above. Thanks!!

Company Description:

Adecco is the world---s largest provider of staffing solutions. But it---s not our size that makes us different, it---s our unwavering commitment to the businesses, job seekers and communities we serve.--Every day, we propel job seekers forward in their career and help America---s top employers attract, develop and manage the very best talent. Job seekers--rely on us for exciting temporary, temp-to-perm and permanent opportunities, as well as career resources and advice. Businesses throughout the country and across all industries count on us for access to more than 9 million qualified candidates and an ability to deliver proactive and actionable insight into the economy and the job market. We also sponsor community and nationwide community service events to ensure opportunities for all.--We are proud of the fact that we connect more people with more jobs than anyone else, and know how important what we do is - not only to the economy and job market, but also to the lives and communities we touch

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