A BDN client is looking for a PLC Engineer with a background in controls and instrumentation, specifically in control and data acquisition related areas such as PLCs, drive systems, motion systems, sensors/transmitters, actuators, PID control and communication networks. A solid math background is required in order to understand/select/develop data uncertainty calculations, digital filter algorithms, advanced control algorithms, process simulations, etc. The primary responsibility of the candidate is to perform control system design projects. The ability to estimate work, track and assess progress, set technical direction, develop ingenious alternative approaches when necessary, and similar skills are the secondary requirements for a successful candidate. A drive to participate on teams or alone to design, develop, and deliver control and data acquisition system projects that achieve the technical requirements, are within budget, and within the schedule is an important requirement of the candidate. Experience with Delta Motion, Siemens TIA Portal Step 7, Rockwell Studio 5000, or GE Proficy ME is a plus. A Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from an ABET-accredited engineering program is desired. A minimum of 5 years of experience in control systems or data acquisition systems design is essential. The consultant must be experienced in control system design, motion control, and programming PLC ladder logic. Proficiency in all Microsoft Office programs is also required.