Machine Vision Systems Engineer

Job description

Engineer needed to develop/support control systems and custom inspection systems used in the development and production of medical devices. Will work cross functionally to develop concepts, prototypes, control systems, machine vision systems, and software for complex manufacturing and test equipment


  • Participates on project teams to develop clear specifications, evaluates feasibility of concepts, and provides formal estimates for control systems and vision system designs
  • Integrates machine vision systems into a PC or PLC based system
  • Troubleshoot control systems using pneumatic and electrical schematics
  • Create supporting design documentation
  • Communicate costs and project status to project lead
  • Update machine vision software to increase yields and/or quality of existing vision systems
  • Collect and analyse inspection results to prove robustness of vision system changes
  • Complete project deliverables and monitor project schedule and scope changes to assure team can meet delivery requirements
  • Provides training as required to ensure that the software/vision solutions can be operated effectively
  • Provides leadership role on championing functional best practices


  • Honours Bachelor’s Degree (HETAC level 8) in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field required
  • 3-5 years Software Development, Vision System design and Automation system design experience required
  • Experience with Cognex Vision Pro, Cognex Insight and Keyence vision systems preferred
  • Experience working in a regulated manufacturing environment preferred


To apply for this position please contact Sarah Williams at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 455301 E:

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