Senior Electrical Engineer

Bayer Inc. Chesterfield , MO 63005

Posted 2 months ago

Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Senior Electrical Engineer


The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior Electrical Engineer, are to:

  • Lead assigned phases (based on role) and supports all phases of automation projects including concept development, basic engineering, prototyping, detailed engineering and design, procurement, construction, start-up, testing, deployment, and sustainment of automated systems;

  • Follow Bayer and industry best practices;

  • Plan, delegate, and carry out engineering tasks to ensure al project objectives including safety, technical correctness, budget, constructability, schedule, maintainability, and operability are met;

  • Select system architecture and technical strategy for the project and ensure application for the project;

  • Partner with other engineering disciplines, customers and vendors/suppliers to ensure the successful development and execution of projects;

  • Lead and review (as appropriate) the preparation of specifications, drawings, bills of materials, test procedures, and other project documentation;

  • Lead and review (as appropriate) check-out, commissioning, testing, start up, and field support;

  • Modify existing and create new procedures, standards and practices to stay current with technology and implement improved methods;

  • Identify risks and design for safety;

  • Lead or review (as appropriate) safety reviews and document safety strategies including interlocks, alarms, procedures, safety systems, etc.;

  • Support controlling cost and schedule on assigned projects, including project budget/schedule estimation and proposal;

  • Interact with vendors in all engineering design phases and leads in assigned phases from conceptual design through design review, and system integration;

  • Mentor engineering staff within project in technical development both through formal relationships and informal interactions;

  • Create intellectual property and adheres to company procedures for intellectual property protection.


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in engineering or science such as Electrical, Chemical, Civil, Mechanical, Agricultural, Computer, Computer Science, Electromechanics, Mechatronics, Industrial, Information Systems, or related field with strong interest in automation with at least six years of relevant work experience or M.S. degree in engineering or science such as Electrical, Chemical, Civil, Mechanical, Agricultural, Computer, Computer Science, Electromechanics, Mechatronics, Industrial, Information Systems, or related field with strong interest in automation with at least four years of relevant work experience or Ph.D. degree in engineering or science such as Electrical, Chemical, Civil, Mechanical, Agricultural, Computer, Computer Science, Electromechanics, Mechatronics, Industrial, Information Systems, or related field with strong interest in automation with at least two years of relevant work expecience;

  • Significant and extensive experience in one or more of: automation design, machine design, test engineering, agricultural engineering, automation support, project engineering, electrical panel design, or equivalent experience;

  • Demonstrate ability and experience in machine electrical design engineering, electrical panel design, and motor tuning;

  • Expert knowledge of safety systems, design documentation standards, automation validation, quality assurance, and automated system integration;

  • Expert knowledge of relevant software and hardware tools, including AutoCad Electrical or SolidWorks Electrical;

  • Excellent knowledge of and demonstrate application of relevant national and international standards in area of expertise;

  • Excellent knowledge of and experience demonstrating project control skills including project planning, scheduling, cost control, and requirements development;

  • Demonstrate experience in providing field support and/or participating in check out, commissioning, and start-up of automated systems;

  • Systematic approach to problem definition and solution development;

  • Ability to excel as a member of cross-functional teams and to participate in multiple projects simultaneously;

  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills to deal with people at different levels of management, engineering, suppliers, and internal customers;

  • Excellent verbal and written skills in order to communicate with and obtain cooperation from team members;

  • Demonstrate ability to write comprehensive technical documents required for project execution;

  • Business-proficiency of oral and written English language;

  • Willingness and availability to travel depending on project or business needs;

  • Expert understanding of Health, Safety, and Environmental (HSE) requirements and responsibilities.


Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below. Location: United States : Iowa : Ankeny || United States : Missouri : Chesterfield || United States : Missouri : St. Louis Division: Crop Science Reference Code: 164784 Contact Us + 1 888-473-1001, option #5

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