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Engineer II, Automation Job

Work Location:  KSA > Riyadh


National Batteries Company (Battariat) is the first Saudi Arabian Automotive Battery Manufacturer, producing quality products, based on Advanced German Technology from Varta Batterie AG, Germany. The National Industrialization Company (TASNEE) holds 90% of the company’s shareholding, while the remaining shareholding is held by reputed businessmen of the country

An exciting opportunity is available for an Engineer, Automation, based in Riyadh.



The Electronic “Automation” Engineer Professional is responsible for the installation, maintenance, and repair of electronic equipment and systems/components in industrial settings/field. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of electronic theory and design principles, designing new components to troubleshoot and repair existing equipment, and electronic engineering principles and a proven track record of success in the industrial field.

Responsible for routine electronic maintenance of moderate & complexity, while maintaining the availability of plant machinery and equipment of the company, performing preventive and corrective maintenance in order to keep in full operation, in accordance with standards and procedures of quality, safety, and environment. Able to sign off tasks on major and minor activities.

•The Electronic Engineer Professional will work on a variety of projects, including the design, installation, maintenance, and repair of electronic systems for industrial machinery, equipment, and facilities.

•The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of electronic theory and design principles, as well as experience in the industrial field.

•The Electronic Engineer Professional will be expected to work independently and as part of a team, and to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical audiences.

•The Electronic Engineer Professional will be responsible for staying up-to-date on the latest electronic technologies and trends.

•The Electronic Engineer Professional will be expected to contribute to the development of new products and services.

•The Electronic Engineer Professional will be responsible for mentoring and training junior engineers and technicians.

•The Electronic Engineer Professional will be responsible for managing and supervising a team of electronic technical professionals.

If you are a highly motivated and experienced electronic technical professional with a passion for the industrial field, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. 


In this role, you will be responsible for:


  • Study, Design, develop, install, Automation, programmer, maintain, and repair/troubleshooting electronic components, systems and software for industrial applications/settings.
  • Work with other engineers and technicians to troubleshoot and repair electronic systems and develop and implement new technologies.
  • Troubleshoot and repair electronic equipment, motherboard, PLC,cards and CPU.
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest electronic engineering & technologies trends.
  • Contribute to the development of new products and services.
  • Ensure equipment, materials and tools are on-hand for work execution and request materials needed "electronic". Reports resources and time utilized, job scope expansion, doing the acceptable fixes to get equipment running promptly and rework or deferred maintenance as required; also Maintain all tasks & activities "electronic documentation" logged and updated.
  • Support planning activities, providing necessary material, to carry out electronic/system maintenance activities.
  • Maintain and update electronic documentation.
  • Prepare technical, study, monthly reports and presentations
  • All planned maintenance tasks (scheduled & emergent) relevant to rotating and ancillary equipment and emergency tasks.
  • Use engineering drawings and sketches with and equipment specifications in the carry-out of basic maintenance activities.
  • locate and diagnose electronic faults on equipment involving complex interlocking or inter-related electronic/electrical actions
  •  guide technically less experienced technicians to carry out electronic/electrical activities
  • use a comprehensive range of hand tools, measuring instruments, and workshop machine tools for taking measurements of vibration, frequency and other basic measurements in electronic equipment.
  • Participate in the preparation of electronics and electrics maintenance programs and/or programming of activities in the area.
  •  install electronic/electrical equipment/machinery, may involve numerically controlled electronics, plc, CPU, electrical and programming
  •  Execute electronics/electrics activities and maintain, adjusts, and sets up production or process equipment
  • Make calculations using workshop math and select appropriate size and grade of components.
  •  maintain, adjusts, and sets up programming production or process equipment.
  •  Permitting compliance with all relevant HSE standards/requirements, seeking to ensure a healthy, safe work, environment and working practices at all times and liaison and coordination with other Departments as required.
  • guide technically less experienced technicians to carry out electronics/electrics activities and mentor and train them
  • Manage and supervise a team of electronics/electrics technical professionals
  • Sr Engineer will supervision for electronic section. Takes responsibility for all activities in section.
  • Mentor and train junior and specialist engineers and technicians
  • Work within 5S (Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize, Sustain) methodology to maintain workplace to a high standard.
  • Perform root cause analysis and resolve problems.
  • Perform and programmer the programs for machines as like siemens/Mitsubishi
  • knowledge and experience to connect and join the Semiconductors and conductors with Control panels.
  • Leader technician
  • Perform preventive maintenance with analysis and other types of maintenance as corrective, emergency...etc


Minimum Qualification and Experience:
Bachelor’s or Diploma Degree.
Minimum of 8 years experience with a bachelor's degree or minimum of 8 years with a Diploma degree in the same field.

Knowledge & Skills Required:

  • Strong understanding of electronic and Automation theory and troubleshooting and design principles and manufacturing.
  • Experience with electronic testing and troubleshooting.
  • Experience with PLC& CPU testing, design and troubleshooting.
  • Experience SCADA (Supervisory control and data acquisition).
  • Experience in siemens and Mitsubishi system of electronics and PLC.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • critical thinking and decision making.
  • troubleshooting technical problems.
  • Electronics/electrics maintenance and repair.
  • Electronics Codes and Standards.
  • Technical Safety.
  • Damage Mechanisms and Fitness for Service.
  • Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Operations Support Services.
  • Skilled in M.S/computer.
  • skilled in types of maintenance.
  • Experience with SAP system.
  • Excellent problem-solving.
  • Experience with electronic design automation (EDA) software.
  • prefer experience with programming languages such as C/C++, Java, Arduino, AI, TOT and Python.
  • Skilled and certified in Siemens/Mitsubishi programme.
  • Skilled and certified in Semiconductors and conductors as like design/welding/join
  • Fluency in English language with excellent communication (written & oral) skills.
  • Knowledge of MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.).


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