Controls Engineer

Date: Feb 24, 2021

Location: Conyers, GA, US, 30013

Company: Dover Corporation

Our Story:


Dover Food Retail (DFR) is a leading manufacturer of Display Cases, Specialty Products, Refrigeration Systems, Power Systems and Comprehensive Services; and leading our industry by Innovating What’s Next in glass doors and intelligent merchandising technologies that keep food safe under brands such as HillPhoenix and Anthony.


DFR is part of the Refrigeration and Food Equipment segment of the Dover Corporation® (NYSE: DOV). Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenues in excess of $7 billion.


DFR is built on creativity and customer-centric innovation delivered by people invigorated by a strong sense of responsibility to help our customers win in their marketplaces. The relationships we build with our customers are as important to our success as the products we manufacture. This collaborative environment delivers FRESH THINKING, reassuring our customers that they choose the best when they choose to work with the people of Dover Food Retail.


Job Title:        Control Engineer            

Location:        Conyers, GA             


What we are looking for:

We are looking for a Control Engineer who will be responsible for supporting a cross functional organization focused on delivery of groundbreaking System Controls software and hardware solutions essential for driving the Commercial food and retail industries systems.


 We are seeking motivated controls, software development, and technical professionals interested in new developments that help drive the food and retail industry into the next phase of improvements and change.


As a growing organization, we are looking for motivated individuals willing to work in a dynamic environment, with a passion for learning, improvement, documentation, and delivery of superior results.


As a Controls engineer, you would be responsible for interfacing with mechanical engineering teams, product engineering teams, field support teams, and engineering leaders to drive controls solutions across all our applications and systems.


The software we deliver helps drive our systems and serves as the main interface for customers to determine system performance, communicate failures, drive efficiencies, and enable cost savings in their various applications. You would also be responsible for developing processes, tools, features, and settings that ensure maximum efficiency of our systems and meet customer requirements.


Essential Competencies:

  • Motivated individual with strong passion to learn, develop, and grow
  • Overview of software integration, deployment and applied controls
  • Ability to collect, define, and document customer requirements
  • Understanding of basic SLDC and team-based software development practices
  • Experience with Process development and documentation
  • Knowledge and use of at least one version control system
  • Understanding of agile development practices
  • Prior experience with sensors, actuators, integrated controls, relay systems and other systems


Minimum Quantifiable Competencies:

  • Bachelor of Mechanical, Electrical, or Controls Engineering

Preferred Competencies:

  • Experience with managing multiple stakeholders, project management experience
  • Experience with PLC controls and architectures
  • Any Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) programming experience
  • Experience with Hardware integration, microprocessor integration
  • Experience in Cloud Infrastructure and IOT
  • Experience with calibration development or system configuration processes
  • Prior refrigeration experience


How We Define Our Values and Why You Should Join Our Team:


The backbone behind our collection of outstanding businesses is a team of dedicated employees who protect and enhance our valued reputation for quality and delivering what we promise. It’s our values that define Dover to all of our key audiences: our shareholders, customers, prospective employees and especially to ourselves.

These values must be expressed in our work and embody our actions, as they form the basis by which we do our jobs, make decisions and measure our performance. It’s our unwavering commitment to maintaining our values that defines who we are as a Company.

  • Collaborative Entrepreneurial Spirit
  • Winning Through Customers
  • Respects and Values People
  • Expectations for Results
  • High Ethical Standards, Openness, and Trust



The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.  Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.


Dover Food Retail is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

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