Project Application Engineer - Process Automation

Schneider Electric Systems Slovakia s.r.o.

Place of work
Bratislava, Slovakia
Contract type
Start date
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
Based on qualification and experience the salary for this position starts at 1100 EUR/monthly. Additional remuneration associated with work performed outside the local office.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Engineering Excellence Center in Bratislava is looking for motivated individuals who wish to succeed on the position of Project Application Engineer in a highly specialized team of professionals with the focus on the projects in process automation.

• Project Application Engineer provides pre-project, project and post-project engineering services for one or more projects;
• Provide consultation to prospective users;
• Interpret customer technical specifications and generate strategies for implementation in production;
• Work with customer in defining detailed application, system, and hardware requirements;
• Work from process and instrumentation drawings to design applications and control strategies;
• Develop software and system configuration, control application, human machine interface or safety control application;
• Prepare test, product and project documentation;
• Participate in customer acceptance tests;
• Work on-site engineering, start-up and application commissioning;
• Increase project margins by minimizing re-work and complying with technical engineering processes and quality standards;
• Develop and maintain broad knowledge and skills in a specific practice area;
• Develop and maintain technical knowledge of products and applications via active collaboration with different stakeholders.

Employee perks, benefits

Cafeteria Program for all employees, flexible working hours, possibility of home office, learning and development opportunities, daily use of English, working in a great multinational team of top global company.

Employee Values
• ‘We are Straightforward. We do what we say and we communicate in simple ways. We behave with integrity.'
• ‘We Challenge ourselves and others to rethink what is expected. We are agile and move at the speed of change.’
• ‘We are Open. We value differences. We listen. We learn, connect and collaborate with others.'
• ‘We are Passionate about our customers, our people, our business and our technology. We are positive in our approach to finding solutions that better our lives.'
• ‘We are Effective. We deliver on promises. We are pragmatic, fast and we compete to win.'

Information about the selection process

We really appreciate your job application.
Please mind we will contact only candidates meeting our job requirements. Thank you for your understanding.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Driving licence


Number of years of experience


The position is suitable for a fresh graduate


Personality requirements and skills

• Bachelor's / Master’s degree in engineering, IT, informatics or automation;
• Ideally 1+ years of relevant experience;
• Theory of automation; Practice in Control loop stability and tuning;
• One of programming languages (VB, C#, C++, Java, etc.);
• Knowledge of PLC and DCS systems; OS Windows, OS Unix/Linux, MS Visio, MS Excel, MS Access, One of SQL database, One of CAD;
• Flexibility for working on projects and travelling on the frequent business trips to customers;
• High commitment to work, proactive approach;
• Customer approach, team spirit and good communication and presentation skills;
• Communicative level of written and spoken English; and
• Valid driving license (Category B).


Brief description of the company

Great people make Schneider Electric a great company.

Schneider Electric Systems Slovakia, part of Schneider Electric group, is a global technology leader in process automation and software solutions offering safety, critical and distributed control systems, measurement & instrumentation products, visualization and simulation software solutions. The marketplace knows us from our premier brands - Avantis, Eurotherm, Modicon, Foxboro, Simsci-Esscor, Triconex and Wonderware.

Engineering Excellence Center (EEC) has been operating in Bratislava since 2008 and employs up to 90+ employees. The EEC has been successfully executing engineering projects for well-known global customers in petrochemical, chemical, pharmaceutical, power and other industry.

Schneider Electric employs 160,000 employees in more than 100 countries worldwide.

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

Schneider Electric Systems Slovakia s.r.o.
Rožňavská 24
821 04 Bratislava
ID: 3463069   Datum zveřejnění: 27.9.2018   Základní složka mzdy (brutto) a další odměny:   Based on qualification and experience the salary for this position starts at 1100 EUR/monthly. Additional remuneration associated with work performed outside the local office.