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Automation Engineer


Create light to improve life

OSRAM is a leading global high-tech company that utilizes the infinite possibilities of light to improve the quality of life for individuals and communities. Our innovations will enable people all over the world not only to see better, but also to communicate, travel, work, and live better. Primarily focused on semiconductor-based technologies, our products are used in highly diverse applications ranging from virtual reality to autonomous driving and from smartphones to networked, intelligent lighting solutions in buildings and cities.

The Digital business unit bundles OSRAM's businesses that benefit most from the ongoing digitalization process. These range from electronic components and lighting systems to hardware and software for lighting management. Digital also includes entertainment applications covering stage, studio, and film set lighting.

Your new responsibilities

Automation Engineer Job Description:Fluence Bioengineering is looking for a strong performer that can help take our manufacturing processes to the next level with automation and innovative controls in mind.  This person will be part of a dynamic team that develop semi-automated to fully automated processes, assembly and test equipment in a high volume, fast paced environment. Key Responsibilities:
  • Assist in designing, building and sustaining of manufacturing cells and workbenches with automation in mind
  • Lead in designing, building and sustaining electrical elements and controls of manufacturing equipment
  • Assist in designing, building and sustaining production test equipment
  • Initiating opportunities for automation of manufacturing equipment to reduce waste and increase efficiencie
  • Conduct equipment design reviews and provide design guidance to team and suppliers.
  • Provide on-site support during machine build, debug and testing/qualification.
  • Supervise installation and testing to verify requirements and specifications are met.
  • Develop qualification protocols and support production and test equipment qualification activities
  • Visionary in the field of automation. Know when to deploy and when not to deploy automation

What we look for

Required Skills and Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electronics Technology or equivalent.
  • Minimum 6+ years related experience in a technology based industry, where a mix of automated and manual assembly techniques is utilized.
  • Knowledge of automation systems and tools - robotic, vision, material handling, ASRS, Conveyors, PLC, screws/fasteners, HMI, Pick-Place-Pack, Inspection/Test (Structural and Non-Contact e.g. Laser), Application of lasers e.g. Etching/Marking, Dispense process, Machining, Mechanicals (Soft Tooling, Hard tooling, Plastics, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Layout, Tooling/Fixturing, Demand Flow, Cell Concept and Lean Manufacturing and Simulation tools
  • Knowledge and experience in developing, validating and implementing test equipment in high volume/high mix production environments
  • GUI development is a plus
  • An innovator, builder and tinkerer
  • Ability to work collaboratively across functional teams
  • Strong communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Possess a curious mind and a drive to succeed
  • Strong ability to converge problems and build consensus across the organization
  • Hands-on approach
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Familiarity with Continuous Improvement philosophies such as Lean, SixSigma
  • Proven trouble shooting skills with electro-mechanical systems.
  • Firsthand experience creating and performing PMs on equipment.
  • Understanding of LEAN manufacturing and assembly processes with a focus on equipment up-time and throughput.
  • Skilled in HW and SW integration and troubleshooting to interface between measurement instruments and database collection.
  • Self-motivated, self-directed, and task-oriented skills
  • Capable of working in a team or independently with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrated ability to work on a variety of technical problems, individually and as a member of a team.
  • Willing to work a shifted schedule to accommodate off shift operations, as needed.
  • 3D CAD modeling software (like SolidWorks) and CNC experience desired but not required.
  • Programming background in languages such as SQL required
  • Ability to read and create electrical schematics on equipment designed and constructed
 OSRAM is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or veteran status. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, you may contact us at for assistance.

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Please do not direct any other general employment related questions to this email. Only inquiries concerning a request for a reasonable accommodation will be responded to.

Your benefits

Coaching, mentoring networking possibilities
Wide range of training offers & planning of career development
International assignments
Different career paths: Key Expert, Management & project management
Flexible working conditions
Home office options
Health promotion programs
Corporate pension benefits in some sites.
Performance bonus
Sports programs
Wage payment in case of sick leave
Direct Insurance: OSRAM supports you by paying a defined percentage of your direct insurance plan.
Vacation: Depending on the country and/or business segment, you are granted up to 30 vacation days per year.
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Work at OSRAM


The OSRAM culture is full of diversity and innovation

When you work at OSRAM, you experience a trusting atmosphere and open and respectful interaction with one another. With a motivating working atmosphere and comprehensive training opportunities, we would like to enable you to fully exploit your professional and personal potential.

You will be challenged and promoted in exactly the way that suits your individual career aspirations.

What drives us

We tap the infinite potentials of light to improve people's lives.

The wish to offer a better quality of life has always been the strongest motivation for us here at OSRAM. We made our cities more livable with the first electric light almost 100 years ago, and increased road safety in the early days of driving with the first high and low beam headlights. Today, digitalization opens up innumerable new possibilities extending far beyond a simple "On" and "Off" of light sources.

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Job details
Job detail Value
Posting date: 2019/10/04
Experience level: Professional (> 3 Years)
Type of contract: Permanent
Schedule: Permanent
Shift: Fixed working hours
Job field: Manufacturing
Job ID: 10005928
Application deadline: As long as the job is listed on our career page, we are looking for suitable candidates. We look forward to receiving your application.
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