Vacancies Software Engineer
Surface Solutions Segment | Westbury

Job Title: Software Engineer

Location: Westbury, NY



  • Conduct investigations, develop, and recommend Control System architectures for integrating gas controls, power supplies, ignition systems, powder feeders, man machine interfaces, etc using current state of the art processor technology including PLCs and PCs.
  • Assist in the development of control system algorithms defining operating sequences for various thermal spray devices including starting/stopping thermal spray guns and powder feeders.  Task includes development of truth tables and related logic for self diagnostics and fault tolerance.


  • Write, compile, and test control system software for operating thermal spray equipment.  Task includes developing test plans and operating protocols for testing software.  Modular code creation as well as encrypted copyright protection techniques are to be utilized.
  • Specify, implement, and test HMI software for operating thermal spray equipment.  Task includes developing both PC-based (Java, C#) and Web-based (HTML5, JavaScript, CSS) software algorithms and resulting code, as well as databases.
  • Provide functional technical leadership in HMI programming,
  • Bring in technical capability leading to Big Data architecture and analysis, Industrial IoT, Industry 4.0 and related topics.
  • Write test plans and operating protocols for testing software. Modular software architecture creation is to be utilized


We expect

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering: Computer Science and / or Electrical / Controls Engineerinng
  • Minimum 5 years experience in Software for Industrial Applications
  • Proficient in Programmable Logic Control (PLC) and HMI programming
  • Proficient in High Level Programming Languages (C++ preferred, Java, Javascript, C#, HTML5)
  • Knowledge of MS office products
  • Knowledge of Embedded Processing a strong plus
  • Knowledge of thermal spray a plus


About us

Oerlikon is a leading global technology Group, with a clear strategy of becoming a global powerhouse in Surface Solutions, advanced materials and materials processing. The Group is committed to investing in value-bringing technologies that provide customers with lighter, more durable materials that are able to increase performance, improve efficiency and reduce the use of scarce resources. A Swiss company with over 100 years of tradition, Oerlikon has a global footprint of over 13,500 employees at more than 170 locations in 37 countries and sales of CHF 2.7 billion in 2015. The company invested CHF 103 million in R&D in 2015 and has over 1,350 specialists developing innovative and customer-oriented products and services.

Oerlikon Metco enhances surfaces that bring benefits to customers through a uniquely broad range of surface technologies, equipment, materials and services. With a dynamically growing network of over 30 locations worldwide Oerlikon Metco serves industries such as aviation, power generation, automotive, oil & gas, industrial and other specialized markets. Join us and become a part of our future oriented, international team!

We have a great benefits package including medical insurance, dental and vision, tuition reimbursement, health and wellness benefits, retirement security contribution and 401(K). If you want to operate in a business environment that gives you the freedom to imagine what is possible - then you should send us your application!

Statement of Equal Opportunity: Oerlikon Metco is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran or marital status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. The company also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local laws. If you require an accommodation during the application process, please notify a Human Resources Representative.



Advertised Since
Kathleen McCann
P: +1 516 338 2184
Oerlikon Metco (US) Inc.
1101 Prospect Ave
11590-0201 Westbury, NY
United States
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