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Staffing - IT App Developer
Ref No.: 17-15380
Location: Wilmington, North Carolina
Job ID-CRNGJP00012666
Job Title-Controls Software Developer(Onsite)
Location-Wilmington,NC 28405
Duration-6-12 Months contract+

Exempt Computer Professional .

Normal Work Schedule: Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm. Off hours will be on a rotational basis once every 5-6 weeks.


•This position will be responsible for developing and maintaining software associated with at least one or more manufacturing process step in the Wilmington Optical Fiber manufacturing plant.
•In this capacity, he/she will work closely with engineering and operations teams in the plant to implement improvements in this process area.
•Work on projects with focus on maintenance of business or lean manufacturing and meet project's objectives within given project timeline.
•Support and develop manufacturing process control systems and manufacturing execution system (MES).

Day to Day Responsibilities:
•Assist team of engineers to provide production support and troubleshooting for 24/7 manufacturing operation.
•Work with production associates, technicians, and engineers to ensure reliable equipment operation via automated control systems and user interfaces.
•Support process and product optimization/improvement efforts. Develop plans for innovative solutions to technical problems and follow through to implementation.
•Provide training for engineers and/or production associates as needed for new processes, equipment, or control systems.
•Serve on weekend production support team approximately once every 5-6 weeks.


•B.S. Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering.

Years Of Experience:
•5+ years of combined experience in IT.

Required Skills/Knowledge:
•Strong computer programming skills – Visual Basic 6, VB.Net, iFIX/SCADA (or any industrial Automation system)
•Knowledge and/or Experience working on MES - FactoryWorks or Camstar ( or any Manufacturing Execution System)
•Ability/Experience integrating computers into manufacturing processes to increase efficiencies and lower cost.
•Ability/experience troubleshooting simple low voltage electrical circuitry.
•Knowledge/experience of relational databases (Oracle and/or Microsoft SQL Server), MSMQ and XML
•Willing to be on off hours call on a rotational basis.
Soft Skills:

•Able to work in a team-oriented environment
•Able to communicate well with engineers, production associates, and managers
•Ability to multi-task

Managers Must Have:
•Visual Basic 6 (or VB.Net)
•IFIX/SCADA (or any industrial automation system)
•MES knowledge/experience

Work Environment:
•Most of the time in office but will also have to go to manufacturing floor for software installation, troubleshooting and testing. (75% - Office; 25%- manufacturing floor)