Automation Integration Engineer
Company: TJX Companies
Posted on: September 16, 2020
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Posting Notes: Framingham -- MA
Automation Integration Engineer - Framingham, MA
Want to make an impact?
The Automation Integration Engineer is responsible for facilitating
the mechanical and systemic integration of new technologies into
our supply chain. (S)He will serve as a key conduit between TJX IT,
Engineering and technology providers to communicate integration
requirements. This position's strong mechanical aptitude is used to
ensure implementation of pilots, tests and full deployments of
robotics or automation projects are managed successfully.
Role and Responsibilities
- Develop SME knowledge of our current material handling systems
and associated controls and interfaces;
- Develop strong working knowledge of robotic applications within
distribution environments (technologies available now vs future,
capabilities, limitations, ease of integration to existing material
- Serve as key resource for communication between TJX IT Systems,
Engineering and technology providers regarding integration
requirements. Define integration needs, opportunities and
- Provide implementation support of automated material handling
systems and associated interfaces and middleware;
- On-site technical and systemic support during pilots of new
- Trouble shoots robotics/automation systems during
implementation, and works to continually improve human/machine user
- Bachelor's degree in Engineering (ME/EE or similar);
- 2-4 years of engineering experience, preferably in a material
handling robotics capacity;
- Material handling equipment (MHE) integration with technical
knowledge in: MHE Controls, PLC, sensors, and API development.
- Familiarity with automation/robotics within distribution
environments (ASRS, AGV, AMR, Gripper technology, case and pallet
handling technology, sortation systems, and vision/voice
- Knowledge of AI and ML fundamentals as they apply to supply
- Strong data analytics skills.
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growth, we think you'll find that it's so much more than a job.
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disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military
status. We also provide reasonable accommodations to qualified
individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with
Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.
Posting Notes: Framingham -- MA
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