• Vision Applications Engineer

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Electrical Engineering
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Automation and Controls is currently recruiting for a Vision Applications Engineer in Wixom, MI.  Individual must have experience in machine vision or electrical controls environments with respect to design, engineering and field start up. This position would report to the Branch Manager.


    This position offers an opportunity to work for a solid company in the growing field of Machine Vision. 




    Knowledge of machine vision programming, optical designs, design logic, camera logic and PLC logic preferred.


    Technology Requirements:         


    • Optics knowledge
    • Cognex In-Sight spreadsheet programming
    • PLC logic


    Skills / Qualifications

    • BSEE or related field or 2-5 years of industry experience
    • Generating and documenting vision feasibility studies both in the lab and in the field
    • System Architecture including investigating new approaches to vision related problems
    • Reviewing general specifications and scope of work
    • Design requirements that include; Establishing optical designs, generating system mechanical layouts, generating a sequence of operations and camera logic
    • Material responsibilities include; advance material order, specifying Vision material, Specifying Panel Material, Writing material BOM's
    • Assisting in installation and debug
    • Launch and Standby support
    • Develop AsBuilts documentation
    • Complete system documentation
    • Ability to work independently and in a team atmosphere
    • Travel Requirements: 30% travel minimum, domestic & international opportunities
    • U.S. Only: Authorization to work permanently int he U.S. without sponsorship required.

    CEC Controls is a Wood Automation and Controls company.

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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