Company: Core Group
Skills: IT - Programming & Database, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Manager
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Remote, Oregon, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US

Core Group Resources ( is America's leading maritime recruitment company. Founded by a service academy graduate who has offshore experience, Core Group Resources expertise is unmatched in the marine offshore market for executive search, staffing, and expertise identification. For more information contact us 281 347 4700. We are currently in the market for the following:


Job Title

Senior Automation Engineer



The Senior Automation Engineer will oversee the design of all automation systems (physical, functional, and electrical components). This job role will train and guide junior level engineers on staff.


  • Program PLC's according to industry standards and client's expectations
  • Oversee testing procedures for automation systems
  • Supervise FAT testing with clients & regulatory bodies to guarantee approval
  • Create and analyze proposals for potential new business
  • Manage suppliers on system components selection


  • Must have a bachelor's degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering (Master's degree or PhD preferred)
  • Knowledge of regulatory entities like USCG, DNV, ABS, NEC and more.
  • Knowledge of IEEE 45
  • Must have experience with programming PLCs
  • Must have experience designing HMI screens (WinCC, FactoryTalk, Wonderware, and more)
  • Proficiency in designing electrical schematics of interconnect diagrams and control circuits
  • Must have +3 years' experience in Automation systems (shipboard preferred)