OSI PI Application Engineer

automationtechies - Boston, MA (30+ days ago)5.0

Working for a medium size engineering firm that provides control systems integration you will take responsibility for the requirements documentation, detailed design generation, implementation, system integration, testing and on-site startup, commissioning and plan and coordinate technical design and engineering implementation of project work.

You will be responsible for the hands-on execution of projects related to our clients’ real-time data monitoring tools for the Life Sciences industry. The PI Application Engineer will also provide support and enhancement for previously deployed PI tools.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Serve as an expert on PI System applications through installation, design, implementation, and support.
  • Design, build, test, troubleshoot and debug new and existing PI and SharePoint based tools.
  • Identify and develop technology and process improvements to PI/AF configuration, data maintenance, and general usage.
  • Commissioning of new PI systems and configuration of the AF database.
  • Provide troubleshooting of end-user technical problems with PI tools.
  • Prepare and maintain end user and administrative documentation and knowledge base for PI technologies and tools used by our clients.
  • Function as the PI System Administrator.
Required Skills:
  • BS Chemical or Electrical Engineering
  • 3+ years of experience with control systems including Delta V DCS, Rockwell PLCs
  • 3+ years of experience with ASP.NET, C# .Net, C++ languages
  • 3+ years of experience with PI, ProcessBook, DataLink, AF (PI Analysis Framework), PI web parts
  • Experience with PI-SDK, PI-AF, PI-Batch, rtReports, Coresight
  • Experience with various types of OPC technologies and PI interfaces
  • Understanding of SQL and general database concepts
  • Good interpersonal skills and solid communication
  • Knowledge and experience with SharePoint 2010
  • Experience in the Life Sciences industry is required