Automation & Controls Engineer Level II

Date: Nov 21, 2023

Location: Memphis, TN, US, 38109

Company: Nucor

Job Details

Division: Nucor Steel Memphis, Inc.

Location: Memphis, TN, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:

Nucor Steel Memphis is seeking applicants for the position of Automation Engineer Level II.  The role of the Automation Engineer Level II includes but is not limited to performing development, programming, installation, testing, and troubleshooting of level I and level II process control systems (process automation, database, data collection, HMI, SCADA, DCS, etc.). Candidate must be willing to work scheduled/unscheduled overtime, weekends/holidays.  Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. (Nucor will not sponsor the need for a visa).


We represent one of the most stable and fastest growing Fortune 100 manufacturing companies in the United States.  We believe that teamwork and safety are critical to our work environment.  We are looking for professional, solid performing individuals who desire to build a long-term career with our company, which takes pride in never having a layoff in our 40-plus year history.  Advancement opportunities are available for teammates who perform at an extraordinary level.  We are an environmentally friendly company that takes pride in being the nation’s largest recycler of scrap steel.


Safety is the most important part of all jobs within Nucor; therefore, candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to initiate, lead, and uphold safety policies, practices, procedures, and housekeeping standards at all times.

Minimum Qualifications:

Computer Science, Process, Electrical, or Automation Engineering Degree or equivalent work experience in automation and controls (MES).

Proven experience in Software Development for backend high availability applications. Backend C++, C#, Delphi, or NodeJS. Frontend HTML5, CSS, ExtJS, Angular or PHP.

1+ year Experience with configuration, programming, and database administration for Oracle

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in Hardware, Software, Network, Virtualization & Infrastructure

5+ years of experience working on Level 2 systems in an industrial environment.

3+ years of experience working on Manufacturing Execution Systems.

Basic PLC programming experience (Siemens, Allen Bradley).

Experience in AI, Machine Learning, Big Data, and IoT for Manufacturing Environment.


Nucor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vets – and a drug – free workplace

Nearest Major Market: Memphis