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Automation Engineer


Passirana di Rho, Milan, IT, 20017

REQ ID:  41843

Sealed Air designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 

Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.

Sealed Air generated $5.5 billion in sales in 2021 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 114 countries. To learn more, visit

What does an Automation Engineer do?

The Automation Engineer is responsible for executing the design, implementation, test and start-up of complex control, information and automation systems working in a project team environment, across Europe, Middle-east & Africa region

Why we need you?

  • To manage the process control section of capital projects (architecture, control strategy, software development, testing).
  • To issue technical specifications of capital projects (new equipment, safety and obsolesce upgrade).
  • To define guidelines and standardization in the area of process control systems, to drive the company culture in that direction for Europe, in alignment with global teams.
  • To develop and then drive the deployment or control architecture which are quicker to install and easier to duplicate/deploy.
  • To raise the bar of “windows inside the process”, by developing standards and practices about sensors and process gauges to be installed on our process equipment.


  • Engineering degree in Engineering, preferably specialty in Automation
  • Experience in industrial process control system realization, from design to commissioning
  • Good knowledge of CE Directives and Risk Assessment methodologies
  • Excellent reading capability of electrical and pneumatic diagrams
  • Production line commissioning capability
  • Good knowledge of Network and Industry 4.0 principles & tools is considered a plus
  • Strong project management and relationship building skills, outstanding communication skills
  • Ability to work in team and result oriented
  • Highly self-motivated and self-starter
  • Fluent in English
  • Availability to travel within EMEA and occasionally outside. Sometime for extended period during project installations.

Requisition id: 41843 

Relocation: No  

The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

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