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Job title:  Senior Instrumentation & Controls Engineer

Job family:  Engineering
Business area:  Automation & Digitalization
Contract location: 

Alpharetta, GA, US

Working location:  Alpharetta
Location type:  Location Flexible
Contract type:  Permanent
Job description: 

Every day, ANDRITZ continues to deliver successful innovative solutions to our customers globally. Why are we so successful? Because we are passionate and love what we do! We are at the forefront of future engineering technologies, with solutions that ensure the success of our clients in key industries that are shaping the future of the world we live in.


The Opportunity


Do you want the opportunity to work at the forefront of industrial innovation? Do you have a deep understanding of industrial processes, instrumentation, and control systems?


If you are passionate about optimizing industrial automation processes and leading technical teams, we encourage you to apply for our Senior Instrument & Control System Engineer position with our Automation & Digitalization division. In this position, you will leverage your instrumentation, controls, and project management skills to drive digital transformation and operational excellence within the manufacturing industry.

The preferred location for this position is Alpharetta, GA, however, we will welcome highly skilled and experienced candidates residing close to a major airport, anywhere in the United States.



What You Will Be Doing


Here’s an overview of your responsibilities and how you can leverage your expertise:

  • Take ownership of instrumentation and control systems projects, managing all aspects from inception to completion. Ensure that project goals, timelines, and budgets are met, while maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety.
  • Provide mentorship and technical guidance to a team of instrumentation and controls engineers, fostering their professional development and ensuring project success.
  • Utilize your expertise to design and develop control systems, including both hardware and software components, tailored to the specific requirements of each project.
  • Oversee the integration of control systems with existing or new equipment, machinery, or processes, ensuring seamless operation and compatibility.
  • Prepare comprehensive technical documentation, including system specifications, design documents, user manuals, and maintenance procedures, to support project implementation and operations.
  • Collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and establish strong relationships with stakeholders, including clients, vendors, and internal teams. Ensure clear and consistent communication throughout the project lifecycle to drive successful outcomes.



What We Have to Offer


In exchange for your commitment, we offer the following:

  • Paid maternity program to support employees during this significant and exciting life event
  • A dynamic, collaborative and innovative work environment where your expertise and ideas are valued
  • Training and mentorship opportunities and financial support for professional development and certifications, including a LinkedIn Learning license
  • Clear career paths for career growth, internal promotions
  • Compensation that increases with technical capability and expertise and a comprehensive benefits package, including company-matched 401k
  • Competitive paid-time-off policies that includes vacation, paid holidays, and sick days
  • A positive and collaborative culture that focuses on our core values and behaviors
  • Company swag shop offering a range of ANDRITZ-branded merchandise to cultivate team spirit and pride
  • Regular company events and social activities to foster camaraderie
  • A remote and/or hybrid work environment to promote work-life balance


What We’re Looking For


When selecting candidates, we will be looking for the following:

  • A bachelor’s degree or diploma in engineering, preferably in Industrial Instrumentation / Automation, or Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in instrumentation and control systems
  • Knowledge in large brownfield automation and controls upgrade projects
  • Knowledge in a large variety of instrumentation and special devices in Pulp & Paper; can consider candidates with oil and gas and chemical processing facilities experience
  • Skilled in developing scope, tasks, and work plans
  • Talented in communicating with people and navigating the project towards the final deliverable
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to overcome challenges
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to quality
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Registered or eligible for immediate registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) an asset
  • Travel 10-30%
  • Authorized to work in the United States


We look forward to receiving your application and exploring the opportunity to work together!




All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.

Requisition ID:  12882

Nearest Major Market: Alpharetta
Nearest Secondary Market: Atlanta

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