Company: Wood
Skills: Engineering Manager
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Wixom, Michigan, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

CEC Controls- a Wood business is currently recruiting for a Vision Systems Engineering Supervisor in Wixom, MI.

Vision Systems Engineering Supervisors typicaly perform the following functions:

• Lead design on projects, generate BOMs, work with engineers on best practices, review feasibility studies
• New project line-up and proposal writing
• Vision R&D and emerging market potential

• Work with engineers on software development, custom vision tools, software testing and debug.

This position offers an opportunity to work for a solid company in the growing field of machine vision.

This position includes full benefits (including medical, dental, and 401k match), vacation, and overtime opportunities.

Skills / Qualifications

Knowledge of machine vision programming, optical/electrical/mechanical design, camera programming.This position requires aptitude in the following areas:

  • BSEE and 15 years of vision engineering experience
  • Electrical - Designing the vision system's electrical integration into an automated cell
  • Programming - Writing programs using the camera manufacturer's interface as well as some object-orientated programming
  • Mechanical - Designing the mounting of the cameras and lights into a machine or cell in 3D
  • Optical - Designing the optical path and selecting the appropriate cameras, lensing, and lighting


  • Generating and documenting vision feasibility studies both in the lab and in the field
  • System Architecture including investigating new approaches to vision related problems
  • Reviewing general specifications and scope of work documents
  • Design requirements that include; establishing optical designs, generating system mechanical layouts, generating a sequence of operations and camera logic
  • Material responsibilities include; advance material order, specifying vision material, specifying panel material, writing material bill-of-materials for ordering
  • Complete system documentation
  • Ability to work independently and in a team atmosphere
  • Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.