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Controls & Information Systems Associate Principal Engineer

Plano, TX 75074
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Job Description

Frito-Lay Supply Chain Transformation & Engineering is seeking a Controls & Information Systems Associate Principal Engineer to define strategy for material handling system automation and integration.

  • Define controls and IT scope of material handling systems to meet functional and business requirements.
  • Lead cross-functional reviews of electrical design, controls configuration, and functional specification documentation, provided by external vendors.
  • Assess new IT/OT technology and develop integration strategies to pilot and commercialize.
  • Manage multiple projects and competing priorities.
  • Prepare bid packages for system integrators and equipment manufacturers.
  • Provide direction to diverse groups such as IT, external vendors, and plant resources.
  • Develop reporting and visualization tools to improve operations performance.
  • Define system validation requirements, develop validation documentation, generate and execute test protocols.
  • Provide on-site start-up engineering support during line commissioning.


  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • 5+ years experience
  • Exposure to Warehouse/Distribution Center Operations with a preferred focus on automation and control systems
  • Ability to reduce complex problems to a simple set of solutions
  • Ability to communicate technical and business information effectively
  • Superior team building skills to work with all levels of the organization
  • Knowledge of industrial networks, controls software, and MES
  • Project management skills
  • Ability to travel 25%


Relocation Eligible: Eligible for Standard Relocation
Job Type: Regular

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity

Our Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and all other applicable laws, including but not limited to, San Francisco Police Code Sections 4901 - 4919, commonly referred to as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance; and Chapter XVII, Article 9 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code, commonly referred to as the Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the available EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement documents. View PepsiCo EEO Policy

Please view our Pay Transparency Statement","city":"Plano","state":"Texas
Posted: 2019-08-29 Expires: 2019-11-03

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