Associate Principal Electronics Engineer

  • Company:
    Fortive Corporation
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    14 hours ago
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About the Role

We have a permanent opportunity for an Associate Principal Electronics Engineer to join our growing Electronics team! This role will be accountable for electrical hardware design of PLC & DCS based control systems for Cell Therapy and Regenerative Medicine customer automation equipment. You will be given the opportunity to make a genuine difference within the healthcare industry, supporting our clients with the design of ground-breaking instruments.

More specifically, you will:

+ Lead, support and actively contribute to project success for our clients;

+ Be accountable for the quality of documentation and equipment produced by Invetech;

+ Be comfortable with a range of work including concept generation, detailed design, hand on activity in the build and commission phases;

+ Have the ability to design PLC based control systems from a hardware perspective;

+ Provide input to proposals and have direct contact with our clients;

+ Plan, schedule and track control systems project work;

+ Provide mentoring and leadership to team members.

About You

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience with designing PLC based control systems (minimum 7 years), as well as the necessary qualifications in either Electronics, Robotics, Mechatronics or an equivalent discipline to back them. In addition, you will possess:

+ Knowledge and experience with gear tray layout optimisation and fieldbus systems;

+ Have a clear understanding of Australian and international safety standards;

+ Experience with hazard identification, risk assessment, safety circuit design and testing;

+ Previous experience with estimating, planning, tracking and reporting on projects;

+ The skills to motivate others and facilitate a consultative environment.

Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.

Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit:

Invetech has been creating breakthrough products and custom automation systems for more than 30 years. With experience drawn from more than 5,000 projects globally, Invetech partners with global leaders in industry to deliver product design and development, contract manufacturing, and custom automation services. The company has experience in a broad range of market sectors including cell therapy production automation systems, laboratory diagnostics, point of care diagnostics, life sciences, industrial and consumer products. With active projects in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific, Invetech is well positioned to service clients ranging from start-ups to established multinationals.