Engineer – Automation


  • Gujarat, India
Engineer – Automation
Job Posted : Jul 20th, 2021

Job Description

  • To meet increasing workload both to grow and sustain our operation in India, we are seeking qualified Automation engineer, based at Vadodara to expand the existing expertise within our engineering team.
  • Automation engineer have responsibility for all aspects of design, development and commissioning of automation system for medium and large size projects.


  • Design, development and commissioning of automation systems unassisted or within a team to achieve desired project targets.
  • Ability to test, troubleshoot, modify and maintain automation systems.
  • Write automation and computer software programs as necessary.
  • Create and read logic and flow diagrams for program design, programming, simulation and testing, and start-up.
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to implement process control system, strategies and other methods for ensuring strong outputs, reliability and efficiencies.
  • Must be able to work independently, remotely, and with minimal supervision.
  • Must be capable of adapting quickly across job functions and responsibilities.

Qualifications And Experiences:-

  • Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Electrical, Electronics, Instrumentation & Controls or similar education background.
  • Min Work Experience 5-7 years.
  • Experience on  Dairy and Food Industry automation system is preferred.

Technical Skills:-

  • Minimum 5 years experience using medium / large DCS applications.
  • Must have experience of Rockwell Plant PAX.
  • Extensive experience in applicable engineering activity with varying duties / functions from system design through to commissioning.
  • Experience of commissioning and troubleshooting of Profibus/Profinet and Industrial Ethernet Network components.
  • Experience of third party communication to various automation systems via communication protocols (Modbus RTU/TCP, Profibus/Profinet, OPC DA/UA, Ethernet/IP etc.).
  • Knowledge of computer networks, Firewall configuration and routing, IT/OT networks.
  • Basic knowledge of instrumentation, electrical switchgear, installations would be advantageous.
  • Solid understanding of PLC/SCADA systems & DCS systems in food and dairy industry.
  • Experience on other control system platform like TIA Portal, PCS7 shall be added advantage.

Languages known:-

  • Must have Fluency in English.

Travel Requirements:-

  • The Engineer would be based in India office.
  • Extensive travel to site for commissioning ( approximate 50%).

Other Qualifications:-

  • Computer literacy with Mail Outlook.
  • Microsoft Office Products Word, Excel, MS Project, Access, Visio.
  • Automation project management.
  • Quickly learn new methods, both in your knowledge domain and beyond.
  • Good understanding of Automation system and industrial software’s.
  • Good understanding of Electricals and Instrumentations.
  • Industrial Process knowhow and exposure for Food and Dairy industry.
  • Demonstrate problem solving capabilities.
  • Team player.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.


  • Gujarat, India.

Company Overview:-

GEA is one of the largest technology suppliers for food processing and a wide range of other industries. The global group specializes in machinery, plants, as well as process technology and components.
GEA provides sustainable solutions for sophisticated production processes in diverse end-user markets and offers a comprehensive service portfolio.