Automation Engineer

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Country: Portugal (PT) 
City: Ovar
Worksite / Location: Ovar Plant 


Job Function: Engineering 


Yazaki Corporation, a family-owned company, was founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automobile wiring harness systems. Within the automotive business our product range includes wiring harness systems, plug connection systems and electronic systems. More than 284,000 committed and highly motivated employees in 478 locations in 45 countries make us one of the most successful international automotive suppliers. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a Automation Engineer. 

Function Target: 

  • Technical support and optimization of vision systems in production(Building up and debugging);
  • Industrial automation advance knowledge
  • Equipment , robots application programing knowledge
  • Technical drawing / specification understanding
  • Mechanic ; electric ; electronic - general knowledge
  • Seek for new tech developments and opportunities;
  • Seek new solutions for cost reduction and efficiency increasing;
  • Interpretation of product specification and quality requirements;
  • Develop the necessary plans and activities to follow projects milestones and APQP;
  • Ensure the EH&S requirements in shop floor layout;


Minimum & Preferential Requirements: 

  • University degree - Engineering or similar;
  • Pro-active hands on
  • Innovation oriented
  • Previous experience in vision systems is a must
  • Excellent English skills on a business proficiency level (speaking and writing);
  • Very good computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office and SAP);
  • Good presentation preparation and delivery skills;
  • High analytical skills;
  • Willingness to achieve results in a team environment;
  • High personal motivation and ability to develop practical or innovative alternative approaches to meet objectives;
  • Teamwork spirit;
  • Self-motivated and independente;

Ready to take the next step within Yazaki? Please apply by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. We wish you all the success in your application! 


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