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Job Description

A Controls & Automation Engineer is required for our South Dublin based client - an innovator of advanced imaging equipment. Please contact Diarmuid Buckley for full details.

Role of this position

  • Development of the control interface to a complex microscope comprising of ~30 axis of motion with accuracy ranging from nm to mm, vacuum control, temperature monitoring, multiple camera interfaces and digital and analogue IO.
  • PLC interfacing
  • Digital Motion Control
  • Electronics design
  • System documentation


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in automation engineering, electronic engineering or related discipline
  • Ideally 1+ years' experience in a relevant environment.
  • Electronics design
  • PCB design skills (Eagle/KiCAD/etc)
  • Motion control, stepper, servo (Multi-threading implementation)
  • PLC programming
  • Multiple communication protocol experience
  • Complex interface experience
  • Good problem-solving abilities
  • Electronics simulation (e.g. Tina), Labview, Python desirable

Please call Diarmuid Buckley today for further information on 021- 4355432 or email:
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