Controls Engineer

If you are a forward-thinking engineer interested in advancing the way humans work through tech, then keep reading! We are searching for one talented Controls Engineer to join our growing team at B2E Automation.

About Us

At B2E Automation we are on a mission to maximize human potential vertically, horizontally, and laterally. Traditional engineering companies provide equipment and leave the customer to worry about the logistical issues that arise. At B2E, we do things differently: we deliver intelligent, full-service solutions, workspaces, and processes optimized to meet our customers' needs. We consider ourselves experts in the fields of Industrial Automation, Robotics, and Automated Material Handling. But, with a finger to the pulse of innovation, our product and service offering is constantly advancing and evolving. We collaborate with a wide network of consultants and freelancers to ensure we always deliver state-of-the-art, empowering solutions to owners, plant managers, and engineering directors of manufacturing and warehousing facilities.


We are searching for a candidate with:

  • Engineering training, qualifications, or equivalent experience
  • Experience programming automation systems
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • An understanding of complex technical solutions
  • Excellent PLC programming skills
  • Ability to manage and implement industrial projects from design through commissioning using current technology
  • Basic knowledge of machine vision systems and technology
  • Understanding of common automation platforms
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Customer service experience is highly valued

Duties and Responsibilities

A typical day may include:

  • Designing, developing, and implementing PLC/HMI based control and automation systems for customers
  • Developing well-documented and flexible PLC code using a standard programming language
  • Participating in the estimation and proposal phase of major projects by conducting research and analysis based on customer proposals, specifications, or other information
  • Assisting in pre-project planning
  • Designing automation systems and functional designs based on partner or customer provided control descriptions, joint-design sessions with partners or customers, or analysis of existing operations
  • Designing and developing HMIs that are professional and clean, with a simple and common navigation structure
  • Working with other team members, partners, and customers to oversee and share designs and development responsibilities to deliver successful projects
  • Developing solutions to support testing and commissioning activities
  • Providing on-site commissioning support and customer training, including the supervision of other team members and partners
  • Other adjacent duties, as required

 Contract Details

  • Full-time
  • Competitive salary based on your level of experience
  • Based in Naperville, IL

Like What You Read?

If you’re excited by the prospect of working at the forefront of engineering technology with a world-class employer that values your collaborative spirit, entrepreneurial mindset, and technical skill, then we invite you to apply. We greatly look forward to receiving a resume with a cover letter detailing why you are distinctly suited to the role.