Automation Engineer


In the Conti Machinery (CM) complex, tire building and special machines are developed, manufactured and brought into service worldwide.

As Automation Engineer, the person will be responsible of:

  • Planning, drafting, programming and calculating the control software for manufacturing systems and machines as well as their components with the focus on automation technology;
  • Optimizing and adapting the control technology of machines and systems to best meet production requirements;
  • Start-up of machines and manufacturing systems: check of the software and machine functions in-house and worldwide in our customer plants.
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  • University degree in Electrical Engineering, Industrial Automation, Mechatronics, IT Systems or related studies;
  • 2 years of experience in industrial environment (preferable);
  • Knowledge in automaton programming (Beckoff / Siemens) and field bus;
  • Specific knowledge of PLC programming and Safety PLC programming;
  • Know-how in machine safety regulations;
  • Knowledge in the area of drive engineering and motion control;
  • Robotics background (ABB, KuKa);
  • Strong Portuguese skills (fluent or native - mandatory);
  • Strong English skills, written and spoken (B2);
  • Willingness to travel worldwide.
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Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2021, Continental generated sales of €33.8 billion and currently employs more than 190,000 people in 58 countries and markets. On October 8, 2021, the company celebrated its 150th anniversary.

With its premium portfolio in the car, truck, bus, two-wheel and specialty tire segment, the Tires group sector stands for innovative solutions in tire technology. Intelligent products and services related to tires and the promotion of sustainability complete the product portfolio. For specialist dealers and fleet management, Tires offers digital tire monitoring and tire management systems, in addition to other services, with the aim of keeping fleets mobile and increasing their efficiency. With its tires, Continental makes a significant contribution to safe, efficient and environmentally friendly mobility. 

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