Automation Job Description

Automation Job Description

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Automation provides subject matter expertise of HP-QTP/UFT and/or Selenium utilizing C#.

Automation Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective automation job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included automation job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Working with the product and development teams to create automated test cases using SoapUI
Support the Automation project managers in implementation (roll-outs) of the software projects by efficient resource management, estimation of delivery times
As a Automation/ Systems Engineer, you will design, develop, install, commission & validate the electrical, software and mechanical based elements of the product
For the entire project you will work to the client specificatons and standards, including generating documentation to GMP requirements (URS, FDS, FAT, IQ/OQ ) with assistance from our Quality Department
Implement improvements to process and utility control systems in a safe and compliant manner
Manage and coordinate activities of other QA analysts if required
Develop Test plans, assist in defect analysis, resolution & escalation
Delivery of technical reports, both written and verbal, to project/product owners
Gain a Security Clearance check which will allow you the opportunity to work on a range of high level projects
Specify, design and install process control systems in support of manufacturing operations

Automation Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Automation

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ISTQB, AWS, SCRUM, ISA, PMP, CSM, A1, CSTE, QAI, CCST

Education for Automation

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the automation job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Associate Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Technical, Education, Science, Associates, Computer, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering

Skills for Automation

Desired skills for automation include:

SQL
Java
Python
HTML
Selenium
JavaScript
C#
Jenkins
Application
Excel

Desired experience for automation includes:

Significant experience in creating maintaining build scripts(2 years minimum)
Extensive technical knowledge and experience to support the current DevOps Tools, automation activities and planning
8-10yrs of proven and strong experience with data warehouse applications, large database querying, data masking technique, data comparison methods, data manipulation techniques, debugging techniques and end-to-end data flow management
Works directly with the client to recommend, develop, test, document and implement data solutions
Design extract, transform and load (ETL) software components
Document testing and operational procedures

Automation Examples

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Automation Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of automation. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for automation
  • Support the development and continuous improvement of preventative Maintenance Procedures for process control systems
  • Support and meet departmental, plant and corporate HS&E goals
  • Providing team leadership, resources and development to support the business in terms of safety, quality, plant & equipment performance, delivery of effective maintenance, breakdown resolution
  • Design, build, and execute automated test suites for new projects existing systems
  • You will develop, Execute, track and report manual and automated test execution/Test scripts
  • You will analyze and track defects as they arise in design or execution test phase
  • You will identify and propose work-around for critical issues
  • You will actively participate in design review meetings
  • You will analyze issues faced during testing
  • You will assist in Building Delivery Testing practices
Qualifications for automation
  • Perl web service development
  • Ruby scripting
  • Performance profiling and analysis of JVM based applications
  • Previous experience of programming and troubleshooting PLC control systems such as Siemens or Allen Bradley controllers
  • This position is based in Cork but the Systems Engineer should be willing to travel to customer sites nationally and internationally
  • Must demonstrate excellent English language skills, both written and spoken, with strong attention to detail
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Automation Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for an automation. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for automation
  • Writing and/or approving engineering specifications, designs, estimates, schedules, spare parts lists, quotations, requisitions, work orders
  • Interpret mechanical design drawings for electrical requirements
  • Apply GMP principles within the workplace
  • Writing drivers for various electronic lab measurement instruments
  • Data processing and analysis of the collected test data
  • Generating test reports through software that present easy to understand data results
  • Create new commands in scimitar engine
  • Create scripts for most time consuming QA testing, such as core game loop, campaign loop
  • Fixing existing scripts
  • Support local manufacturing technically to achieve manufacturing objectives
Qualifications for automation
  • Must have an in depth understanding of standards and practices developed by Regulatory agencies
  • The candidate must poses a MS in Computer Science or equivalent engineering discipline is required
  • 6+ months of experience in Web Programming (C# or PHP
  • 6+ months of experience Installing, Maintaining Operating Systems (Window or Linux)
  • 6+ months of experience scripting in PowerShell or Perl
  • 6+ months of experience working with analytical skills and the ability to work well within a diverse, geographically distributed, multicultural environment
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Automation Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for an automation. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for automation
  • Provide Engineering expertise to stackeholders
  • Manage project and support priorities and allocated resources
  • Project Managament where appropriate
  • Plan and lead automation requirements analysis sessions with business users
  • Define requirements for data acquisition automation based on business requirements
  • Identify and evaluate opportunities for continuous improvement of retention rules, security and site administrative activities
  • Support Self Service Analytics initiatives with automation needs
  • Providing automation support for various manufacturing systems such as Programmable Logic Controllers , Distributed Control Systems and Original Equipment Manufacturer platforms
  • Responsible for trouble-shooting challenging equipment / automation issues to improve manufacturing performance (yield, cycle time, reliability, ) and maintaining the automation systems in compliance with current Good Manufacturing Principles (cGMPs)
  • Responsibilities will potentially include providing automation support on various shifts and remote off-hour coverage support for trouble calls
Qualifications for automation
  • 6+ months of experience working as a team player and customer service
  • 6+ months of experience working with analytical and troubleshooting situations
  • University degree Bachelor of Science (BSc+) in Automation Engineering, Electronic or a related field (Equivalent education and work experience may be substituted)
  • Requires at least 3 years of experience in Industrial Automation System Design and Testing in a medium to large organization
  • Must have at least 3 years of project handling/coordination experience
  • Proven ability to establish and maintain automation and process documentation (functional requirements, test cases, wiring diagrams etc.)
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Automation Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for an automation. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for automation
  • Must be familiar with the operation, application, and troubleshooting of AC and DC motors and frequency drives, stepper motors and controls, and servo motors and controls
  • 40%) New/Replacement equipment implementation
  • Ensure all plant automation systems are maintained as required
  • Ensure all new equipment is validated as per Q.A
  • Overall responsibility for plant calibrations
  • Responsible for maintenance of all automation, robotic and vision systems on site
  • Proficiency in Siemens Step7 Programming Logic, Various Scada & Server System, ABB Robotics & Vision Detection Systems
  • Must be able to manage plant resources, both internal and external, and design the installation of equipment to ensure the timely completion of moderate to complex projects
  • Must be able to write and follow advanced PLC logic and troubleshooting of logic on multiple platforms, including Allen Bradley PLC, ControlLogix, Siemens TIA and Classic s7 to platform list and SLC series
  • Must be able to install and configure specialized intelligent I/O and communications cards on multiple platforms, including Allen Bradley PLC, ControlLogix, Siemens TIA and Classic s7 to platform list and SLC series
Qualifications for automation
  • SCADA and PLC programming knowledge (B&R and Siemens products knowledge is a plus)
  • Control Panel HW design knowledge
  • International Standards and Local Regulations basic Knowledge (mainly IEC Standards / CE directives)
  • Familiarity with Port Equipment/Processes or moving machinery or is a plus
  • Knowledge in simulation and emulation platforms
  • Identify training needs based on feedback from managers, project requirements
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Automation Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for an automation. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for automation
  • Configure and maintain host software in the field office(s)
  • Provide Automation Host support and technical guidance for field based operations, engineering and environmental organizations
  • Develop custom screens to accommodate local area needs while keeping corporate standards in scope
  • Assist and supervise contract personnel as required for project and maintenance tasks
  • Develops and revises methods, record keeping, policies and procedures for automated systems and processes in compliance with foreign and domestic government agency regulation and guidance
  • Directs and participates in investigation and resolution of GMP computerized system software and hardware issues
  • Insures GMP computerized systems and software are maintained in a validated state
  • Implements change control following established procedures
  • Directs and manages projects impacting system administration and SLC
  • Coordinates maintenance and development activities with IT relating to validated servers for GMP computerized systems
Qualifications for automation
  • Minimum 6 years experience in any ERP is mandatory
  • Able to analyze & solve problems, initiate & implement changes by working in a structured & well-organized manner
  • A considerable driver and thrives on taking ownership and responsibility of challenging new tasks
  • Hands-on experience in automated mobile app testing and automated web app testing
  • Ability to collaborate regionally and work multi-functionally with other teams
  • Deep understanding of testing mobile as well browser based applications/services

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