Senior System Engineer

iAutomation - Washington, DC

Full-timeEstimated: $100,000 - $130,000 a year

iAutomation, an innovative, high technology solutions provider of industrial automation components, has an immediate opening for a Senior Systems Engineer located in Washington DC. iAutomation’s product portfolio includes machine control, motion control, sensing, vision, safety systems, and mechatronic systems. We offer innovative engineered systems and services to provide a complete automation solution.


As a Senior Systems Engineer you will be responsible for design, programming and commissioning of machine automation control systems; specializing in motion control and mechatronics. The position will be responsible for project management, control specification, electrical and software design, sales support, system checkout, troubleshooting, commissioning at the customer and product support. The Systems Engineer must have strong communication skills to coordinate efforts with the customer, vendors, colleagues and sales.


Qualified candidates will have a minimum of a four-year Engineering degree in a relevant field such as Mechanical, Electrical or Computer Engineering with 5+ years of machine control programming and design experience. Some text base programming experience – i.e. C#, Java, VB, HTML. B&R automation controls experience is a plus.


  • Principals ONLY - No Recruiters Please

iAutomation Supports Equal Opportunity Employment & Diversity

Job Type: Full-time


  • motion control: 3 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Washington, DC (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Other types of insurance