Associate Electrical Software Design Engineer - Special Machinery


Wooster, OH, US, 44691

Job Requisition ID:  23499


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Associate Electrical Software Design Engineer in the Schaeffler Special Machinery (SMB) Department in Wooster, Ohio.
  • Contribute to Schaeffler's success in an ever changing market by concepting and testing out new technologies and procedures for manufacturing processes.
  • Propose improvements in the context of new market developments and test whether these can be beneficial for the company.
  • Cooperate with Engineers or Professionals of other disciplines to coordinate software interfaces.
  • Develop control software and design embedded systems.
  • Check the possibilities for technical realization of new projects.
  • Advanced engineering & physics knowledge
  • Superior knowledge of systems integration strategies, concepts, and techniques
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Knowlege of design of custom equipment for manufacturing including assembly, inspection, process control, etc.
  • Software development in the fields of Siemens TIA Portal & Step7, Fanuc Robots, Vision Systems, C+, MS Office, etc.
  • Hardware integration with Siemens 1500 series PLCs, servo drive systems, industrial networking (Profinet, Profibus, Ethernet, etc.) PID controls, power distribution systems, etc.
  • Knowlege of Risk Level Assessment, codes, and regulations for industrial equipment safety.
  • Generally up to 10% travel requirements 

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in an Electrical, Computer, or Controls engineering related field.
  • External applicants must be authorized to work in the US without employment VISA or other sponsorship

Our Offering

  • Salary range: $75,000 - $120,000
  • Hiring Bonus: $500 after 90 days, $1000 after 180 days
  • 6% 401(k) company match
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As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Your Contact

Schaeffler Transmission, LLC 

David Moline 



Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.


Keywords: strongertogether; Production Engineering;  


Job Type: Engineer 
Job Family: Production Engineering 
Contract Type: Not Applicable 
Schedule: Full-Time 

Nearest Major Market: Canton
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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