Director of Controls Engineering in Bolingbrook, IL at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 10/1/2020

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Director of Controls Engineering
Direct Hire
Chicago, Il metro area
Target Salary: $120 - $160KYR base salary DOE 
Job Summary:
This is a leadership role over multiple Controls Engineering teams and their projects for a very large national / international material handline and robotics company.  You will be providing strategy and direction for teams and their projects which can run from 6 months – 2 years.  Work very closely with customers and their leadership teams to align the projects to their specifications.   Continuous oversight and communication with all teams on their progress, and overcoming obstacles for business requirements for customer projects.  Participate in corporate leadership meetings and reporting of progress on project workloads.
Required Minimum Skills/Experience
  • 7+ years Leadership experience of Electrical Engineering technology development and implementations
  • 10+ years Leadership of organization, growth strategy, in high performance and manufacturing and automation systems implementation environments
  • Expertise with Controls Systems Automation
  • Expertise in standard methodologies in electrical engineering technology
  • Expertise in interdependencies and relationships between electrical engineering systems
  • Experience working with customers directly for project based solutions – both software and hardware.
  • Experience consulting customers on project timelines, logistics, cost, ROI and project approval requirements
  • Bachelors Degree Computer Science, Engineering or similar related (Masters Preferred)
  • You will spend your time between working from home, the office, and customer/client sites
  • Office and Client environment is business casual
  • Travel approximately up to 40% to client sites as needed
Soft Skills:
Hyper Collaborative
Hyper communicative to customers, teams, and leadership
Strong Problem solving
Very strategic thinker

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