Deployment Engineers (Eugene) (SOW)

Job#: 1371103

Job Description:

For immediate consideration please reach out to Lauren Pritts at [email protected]

Deployment Engineer

Apex Systems is looking for a Mechanical Engineer to support one of the largest retailers in the country. This is a cutting edge automation and robotics project, being implemented in hundreds of stores nationwide.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four years of experience in Industrial, Mechanical, Electrical, or related field.
  • Must be available and willing to travel > 75% in North America as needed and remain on customer sites for several weeks at a time.
  • Ability to work in a variety of physical surroundings (i.e., Ladders, walkways, catwalks, elevated areas, etc.)
  • Strong engineering acumen, able to follow technical instructions and to assemble or test assemblies.
  • Ability to lead technical discussions with a variety of groups, including Software and Systems Engineering, Operations, and Senior Management.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, oral and written, required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and experience using Linux/Unix environment.
  • Experience and proficiency in Automated system and software-based controls.
  • Experience with Deployment and Test Process.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple high-priority tasks simultaneously.
  • Familiar with common types of sensors, motors, and other common automation components. Expected to have a working understanding of how they work, and common failure modes.
  • Experience resolving complex issues in creative, efficient, and effective ways.


  • Assist with Provisioning and Site Commissioning activities.
  • Create project plans, and test & validation plans based on uniqueness of each install.
  • Manage system testing and provide updates to stakeholders on the project status.
  • Conduct Customer Acceptance Testing based on the criteria from the Deployment Orders.
  • Develop Test Plan playbooks to standardize testing. 
  • Troubleshoot all Robotic, Workstation, and Structure issues.
  • Implement any recommendations from Alert Support team.
  • Perform any engineering recommended upgrade or rework during site launch.
  • Assist with training of junior engineers, Maintenance Technicians and Ops Trainers.
  • During Site Ramp, and after go-live, manage system operations and resolve system issues as necessary.
  • Execute performance and customer acceptance-testing to ensure system meets the deployment order criteria.

Physical Requirements:

  • Lift and move totes up to 49 pounds each.
  • Regular bending, lifting, stretching, and reaching both below the waist and above the head.
  • Lifting parts and tools weighing on average 20 pounds, occasionally weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • Engage in full manual dexterity in both hands and wrists
  • Ability to climb ladders and gangways safely and without limitation
  • Continual standing and/or walking an average of 2 miles daily

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [email protected] or 844-463-6178.

Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:

Eugene, OR, US

Job Type:
Engineering and Technicians

Date Posted:
September 12, 2023