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Global Automation (Senior) Engineer (f/m/d)

Global Automation (Senior) Engineer (f/m/d)


About you

You can bring deep understanding and knowledge of PLC and DCS into RHIM to improve automation system level including hardware and software. You are passionate about managing global automation projects professionally and reaching the respective project targets. You are confident in cooperating with cross functional organizations and support global plants from automation technical side in daily business. The role will be based in Austria (preferred Radenthein) and you are also willing to travel frequently (more than 50%) within Europe.


In addition, you have:

  • Minimum 5 years of work experience in DCS company or Automation engineering company for DCS or PLC hardware configuration, software programming and site commissioning
  • Minimum 3 years work experience in automation project management, PMP certification will be plus
  • Knowledge of DCS/PLC systems such as AB/Siemens/ABB, Siemens background will be plus
  • Fluent English both in writing and speaking is a must - have
  • Bachelor degree or above in electrical engineering, industry automation or relevant majors
  • High communication skills are beneficial
  • Refractory industry experience will be advantageous


About the job

As a Global Automation Engineer you are the expert who has the knowledge and ability to design, create, develop and manage systems and provide the various stakeholders with all relevant data.


Your tasks will include:

  • To have insight of automation technology, find and bring advanced automation technology into RHIM with the aim of productivity improvement and cost reduction
  • To create and update global automation standards
  • To know factories pain points and find solutions
  • To establish and execute global automation project which really benefit the company
  • To be the project manager of global pilot project
  • To be the technical expert/ consultant to support local automation projects
  • To have a good communication style and reliable relationships with internal organization and external vendors
  • Be able to work under multi-culture and cross-functional organization


What we bring to the table

We are the acknowledged industry leader in innovative technology. Our company is defined by people and therefore we attach so much importance to our employees.


As a much-valued employer we offer:

  • Responsible position with a high scope for action and visibility
  • Being part of a critical organization unit in the driver seat
  • Challenging and diverse tasks within a multicultural and passionate working environment
  • Cross-functional collaboration with an open-minded and innovative team
  • Attractive training and development opportunities across all career stages
  • Flexible working hours, home-office, job ticket, food subsidy, my RHIMagnesita app and further benefits


We value your expertise and are permanently aware of market references to design attractive packages. According to your previous experience and qualifications and in keeping with the market the annual gross salary for this position will amount up to € 60.000 (full time basis).


Do you recognize yourself in this role?

We are looking forward to your online application! Please upload your resume including your personal profile (CV, motivation letter, certificates) via our career page. Applications via e-mail will not be taken into consideration.


About RHI Magnesita

RHI Magnesita is the result of the combination of RHI and Magnesita to form the leading global supplier of high-grade refractory products, systems and services. With more than 13,600 employees in more than 40 countries, we supply over 10,000 customers worldwide. In the financial year 2019, we generated a revenue of € 2.9 billion. Do you want to know more? Check out www.rhimagnesita.com