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Automation Engineer

  • Engineering
  • Full-time
  • Sintra, PT

Aralab is a leading manufacturer of environmental chambers and is committed to innovation, quality, design, and social responsibility. We are engineering-driven and hundreds of renowned research institutions and multinational companies have partnered with us for the past 38 years. Our team is currently 100 strong and is headquartered in Sintra, Portugal.

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Your Role

As an Automation Engineer, you will play a key role within our Engineering Team at Aralab. Your responsibilities will be to ensure that our firmware successfully orchestrates dozens of components so that Aralab climatic chambers behave with great precision, performance, and reliability.

  • Developing applications for PLC and HMI systems in the market (preferably Schneider platforms)

  • Monitoring and participating in all phases of electrical engineering and equipment design

  • Conducting equipment testing and overseeing project production

  • Supporting the commissioning team in addressing operational and programming issues

  • Creating technical manuals for the equipment

  • Possibility of periodic customer visits (equipment finalization or installation).

About You

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering, Automation, Embedded Systems, or a related field

  • Strong foundational understanding of both electrical engineering and software development

  • Effective communication skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Responsible

  • Ability to manage stressful situations

  • Team player

  • Knowledge of version control systems like Git

  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written

Why Aralab?

  • Competitive salary and bonuses

  • Flexible hybrid work policy

  • Clear internal career progression path

  • Company phone, workstation, and laptop

  • Health insurance from day one

  • Company-wide events and teambuilding activities

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