Automation Applications Engineer

Opto 22 is seeking talented and enthusiastic candidates for an Automation Applications Engineer position based in our Temecula, CA corporate office.

In this key role you will:

  • Focus on industrial automation hardware and software
  • Help customers and prospects with new and existing Opto 22 projects and applications
  • Use your knowledge of industrial automation hardware and software to assist clients in applying Opto 22 products and solutions to meet their industrial automation, process control, and IoT (internet of things) challenges
  • Use a CRM (Customer Relationship Management) tool to help manage contacts and opportunities, collaborate across the team, and drive sales growth

You are an ideal candidate if you:

  • Have experience in one or more of the areas of instrumentation & controls, PLCs (programmable logic controllers), PACs (programmable automation controllers), SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition), or BAS (building automation systems)
  • Have experience helping customers with applications
  • Have knowledge of IT networking
  • Possess basic software programming skills
  • Have electrical or controls wiring knowledge


  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering or related science field
  • This is a customer facing role, so energy, communication skills, and good business sense are critical.
  • U.S. Citizenship or permanent authorization to work in the U.S.

Opto 22
Attn: Human Resources
43044 Business Park Drive
Temecula, CA 92590-3614

FAX: (951) 695-3095