Automation Engineer

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Consoveyo S.A. from Porto, Portugal, is a system integrator for automation projects in intralogistics and supplier of automated conveyor and storage systems. The portfolio of integrated solutions and services includes high-rack warehouses, distribution centers, and order processing systems. The company specializes in in-house mechanics and hardware solutions. Consoveyo has facilities in Portugal, Spain, Belgium, the Czech Republic, India, and Singapore. The company belongs to the Business Unit System Integration and is part of the Business Area Logistics Systems belonging to the international technology group Körber.

The Business Area Logistics Systems is the leading supplier of fully-integrated solutions for optimizing complex internal and external logistics processes. Under a common roof the companies of this Business Area offer solutions in the fields of warehouse and conveying technology, palletization plants, software and logistics network controls as well as system integration.

The Körber Group is an international technology group with around 10,000 employees all over the world. It unites technologically leading companies with more than 100 production, service and sales locations and offers its customers solutions, products and services in the Business Areas of Körber Digital, Logistics Systems, Pharma Systems, Tissue and Tobacco.

For our location in Porto (Maia) we are looking for

Automation Engineer (M/F)


Carry out the equipment programming and ensure the application of internal and external tests to the products developed. Ensure compliance with applicable procedures, standards and regulations, guaranteeing the quality of the solution developed. Development of the machine automation project.


Key responsibilities:

  • PLC programming according to established specifications;
  • HMI and SCADA programming and development;
  • Assembly and parameterization of electronic equipment ensuring its correct operation;
  • Onsite products testing, ensuring that they performed accordingly. Identify nonconformities, investigate the causes and propose corrective actions;
  • Prepare operation and user support manuals;
  • Carry out onsite training sessions to clients.


  • Colleague degree in Electrical or Mechanical Automation Engineering;
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in similar jobs with experience in programming
  • Knowledge of SIMATIC TIA Portal V13 (STEP 7 and WinCC);
  • Professional experience in PLC programming, adjusting inverters parameters and testing automation projects;
  • Excellent English skills (written and spoken);
  • Available for international mobility (35% of time);
  • Thorough and Customer-oriented;
  • Self-motivated, proactive and team-spirited.