IoT Systems Engineer

  • Daikin Applied
  • Plymouth, MN, USA
  • Aug 09, 2019
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This position is focused on enhancing our state of the art manufacturing capabilities using software and systems technologies. Duties include improving our shop floor systems by adding new features and extending capabilities to IoT usage across the factory floor, providing data to the enterprise to drive quality, productivity, and profitability improvements.

IoT technologies will be used to interface equipment and quality systems for the collection of real-time shop floor data to improve manufacturing processes that support plant management with production facilities and equipment issues by performing the following duties.

This role is a mix of Mfg Engineering and Systems Engineering.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • This position will plan, configure and implement our Manufacturing Execution System (MES) for the factory. This role will serve as a "super user" of the system, capable of training and supporting the manufacturing user base.
  • Must be able to analyze requirements and design new, or enhancements, to existing systems that fulfill the requirements.
  • Will perform system/process testing and debugging.
  • Prepares user and internal design documentation as needed.
  • Provides support for the management team by providing manufacturing engineering technical expertise and working collaboratively on manufacturing processes. Participates in continuous improvement/cost down events as a team member or team leader.
  • Will need to do some travel to other local factories to assist in project implementations and support.

Performs other related duties as assigned or requested


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Computer Skills:

Required: To perform this job successfully, an individual should have strong computer skills, including MS Office, database software tools such as SQL, internet/web applications.

Desired: Web-based programming tools such as Python, Django. Oracle PL/SQL. Oracle EBS application experience. Knowledge of PLCs will be needed to support equipment data collection processes. RFID system experience.

Certificates and Licenses:

No certifications needed

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

Daikin Applied is interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor employment based visas.

Equal Opportunity Employment: It is the policy of Daikin Applied to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of race, creed, color, religion, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, membership or activity in a local commission, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

About Daikin Applied

Daikin Applied is a member of the world's largest HVAC manufacturer, Daikin Industries. Daikin Applied designs and manufactures technologically advanced commercial HVAC systems for customers around the world. Customers turn to Daikin with confidence that they will experience outstanding performance, reliability and energy efficiency.

Led by the principles of people-centered management, Daikin employees have unlimited potential to influence the business. For years, we've redefined HVAC technology, innovating and pushing to never settle. Together with our customers, we're delivering the solutions to reach new heights of success.

Daikin Applied, formerly Daikin McQuay, was started in 1924 and has an extensive history of developing new, industry-leading innovations and technology. Our award-winning Rebel rooftop units, Magnitude magnetic bearing chillers, Pathfinder air-cooled chillers and Intelligent Equipment set new standards for efficiency and value for building owners. Also, our extensive water source heat pump and applied technologies, aftermarket service, and parts operations provide support to keep our customers' operations running smoothly. Daikin Applied equipment, solutions and services are sold through a global network of dedicated sales, service, and parts offices.

Daikin Industries, Ltd. is a Fortune 1000 company with more than 67,000 employees worldwide and revenues in excess of $17 billion in 2016 with nearly 30% of that coming from the U.S. In the Americas we have a strong position in the global portfolio, and the credibility and confidence of Daikin Industries' leaders who are fueling our future with investment.

Daikin Specialties:

HVAC equipment, Internet of Things (IoT) for HVAC, energy management, aftermarket service support and replacement parts, and turnkey solutions.

Experience level of the applicant we want

Some work experience, Graduate