Data Intelligence / Analytics Engineer

Data Intelligence / Analytics Engineers specialize in data historians/databases, advanced analytics, and process control systems. They are responsible for all programming aspects of assigned projects, and have the ability to develop viable solutions that meet client needs. The engineer/programmer designs, modifies, develops, writes and implements software-programming applications, and supports the install and testing of the software applications. The skill set requires experience with upgrading/ installing/ configuration of various data platforms (Ignition, OSIsoft PI, PTC ThingWorx), development skills, fluency in the configuration of process control systems, and knowledge of data analytics.

Data Intelligence / Analytics Engineers demonstrate:

  • High integrity
  • A willingness to go beyond the ordinary to meet and exceed client expectations
  • A desire for continual challenge and development, and excellent written and verbal communication skills to interact with businesses, understand requirements, develop functional and technical specs documents.

Reports To: Operations Director

Job Qualifications

Roles and responsibilities for this job may include but are not limited to:

  • Architecture, implementation, and configuration of historian and/or data analytic solutions (e.g., OSIsoft PI, Inductive Automation Ignition, PTC ThingWorx, Aspectech, Rockwell Automation, Falkonry, etc.)
  • Configuration of visualization tools such as OSIsoft PI DataLink / Vision, Ignition Vision / Perspective, Rockwell VantagePoint
  • Program, design, analyze, code, implement, and test software applications, modules, and databases in various languages, including those associated with scientific, technical, or engineering concerns
  • Preparing data sources for analysis
  • Reporting the results back to the relevant members of the business
  • Preparing data to identify patterns and trends in data sets
  • Defining new data collection and analysis processes
  • Human-Machine Interface (HMI) development
  • Interface with clients to understand and documents project scope of work
  • System documentation and review
  • Provide post-commissioning support to the client’s operations, engineering, and maintenance personnel
  • Travel to the client’s site as required

Required Experience

  • Degreed in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical, or similar), Computer Science, or similar scientific / technical field

Ideal Experience

  • 3-5 years of experience in a similar engineering role
  • Experience/certification or interest in relevant applications (OSIsoft PI,
  • Ignition, PTC, Rockwell FactoryTalk, Aspentech, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Databases, MS SQL, Oracle, Ignition SQL Bridge Module
  • Programming experience (e.g., OSIsoft PI-SDK and AF-SDK, Python scripting, MatLab, etc.)
  • Experience in interface technologies (e.g., OPC, modbus, RDBMS, Batch
  • File interfaces, Universal File Loaders)
  • Knowledge of Process Automation
  • Interest or experience in AI/Machine Learning
  • Knowledge of System Integration Testing and Unit Testing
  • Competent user of Microsoft office products including use of Excel and Word
  • Ability to work unsupervised at client locations
  • Solid interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively and flexibly with a team
  • Ability to set priorities and manage workloads in order to meet deadlines, yet careful with work quality and attention to details
  • Industry experience in Food and Beverage, Chemical, Pharma, Semiconductor, Water & Wastewater, Refining, Pulp and Paper, Oil/Gas Pipeline, Power Generation, Electrical Transmission & Distribution, Material Handling, or Packaging

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