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PLC Developer

Job Posting Date:  Mar 16, 2023
Location:  Manesar
Contract Type:  Permanent Position

 Atotech, a brand within the Materials Solution Division on MKS Instruments, develops leading process and manufacturing technologies for advanced surface modification, electroless and electrolytic plating, and surface finishing. Applying a comprehensive systems-and-solutions approach, Atotech's portfolio includes chemistry, equipment, software, and services for innovative and high-technology applications. These solutions are used in a wide variety of end-markets, including datacenter, consumer electronics and communications infrastructure, as well as in numerous industrial and consumer applications such as automotive, heavy machinery, and household appliances.

With its well established innovative strength and industry-leading global TechCenter network, MKS delivers pioneering solutions through its Atotech brand - combined with unparalleled on-site support for customers worldwide. For more information about Atotech, please visit us at


Role: PLC Software Engineer
Job Location: Manesar


Who we are looking for:
We are looking for an experienced PLC software engineer to become a valuable part of our automation project 
development team! You will be analyzing system requirements, developing, and installing custom programmable 
logic code, testing system efficiency and performance, and providing operational customer support. To ensure 
success as a PLC developer, you should have excellent knowledge of machine mechanics, a logical approach, and be 
able to work with minimal supervision. As a skilled PLC developer, you can easily identify and design a robust 
program fit for any mechanical or electrical purpose. You will join a dynamic and fast-paced environment and work 
in Agile team to design, build and roll-out our system software that delivers the company’s vision and strategy.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Developing and installing automation programs using Atotech automation software and custom coding 
  • languages. Determining machine automation test criteria before the final roll-out.
  • Testing of solution for safety, efficiency, and reliability.
  • System and software troubleshooting.
  • Documenting development processes.
  • Providing clients with technical support.



Qualifications / Professional experience

  • Bachelor's degree in software engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, or a similar field.
  • Experience in industrial controllers programming.
  • Detailed knowledge of PLC automation software and coding languages o profound expertise in PLC 
  • programming with IEC 61131-3 languages (SFC, ST)
  • JavaScript programming experience
  • Strong skills in SCADA systems development and commissioning
  • Expertise in EtherCAT interface
  • Good English spoken and written skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to travel when required.
  • At least 3 years’ experience as a PLC programmer.

Nice to have:

  • Knowledge of CAN and PROFIBUS fieldbuses
  • Knowledge of frequency inverters
  • Expertise in industrial robots programming
  • Knowledge of SQL

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