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O Porriño, PO, ES

AME 4.0 industry lead and Automation Engineer

Position Overview:

This role has to define, design, source and launch automated machinery and processes, assuring the standardization of the equipment in every LEAR plant.


The main tasks of the job include:

  • Identification of new opportunities for automation within the manufacturing process.
  • Developing concept of new automatization solutions, preparing specifics and requirements for external RFQ
  • Reviewing offers and solutions proposed by external companies
  • Designing and defining manufacturing processes adopting LEAR standard if any, of creating them if needed.
  • Designing new automation equipment or processes, Fail-Safe Programming. Electrical and Pneumatical schemes. Simulations and commissioning of installations
  • Developing and maintaining clear and accurate documentation of automation equipment or processes.
  • Improvement of existing PLC Control Systems
  • Troubleshooting automated processes or equipment.
  • Track project planning.
  • Knowledge on automatic visual control systems.



Key skills:

  • TIA Portal Skills. (PLC Ladder Logic, Graph, SCL and STL and WinCC)
  • Industrial Network management. (ProfiNet, EtherNET, EtherNETIP, SERCOS etc.)
  • Ability to understand mechanical drawings.
  • Ability to troubleshoot equipment problems and perform complex system tests
  • Knowledge about RobotStudio & Robot Guide.
  • Creative thinking skills
  • Detail-oriented personality
  • Ability to communicate well to other members of the development team
  • Experience on automatic visual control systems.
  • Passionate engineer who loves innovation and wants to work in a creative environment.
  • Team player
  • Good analytical and development skills.
  • Work to deadlines and respond effectively to production requirements under pressure.
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills,
  • English is required
  • Work as an individual and as part of multi-disciplinary team.