Vision Engineer

Job Location US-NH-Nashua
Posted Date 2 months ago(8/9/2020 2:36 PM)
# of Openings


A dynamic culture, a team environment, exceptional people, best-in-class technology—all have contributed to the amazing success and vibrant growth at Crane Currency.


Want to be a part of the team?


We are looking for a highly technical team player to join the Advanced Process Technology Group in our Nashua, NH facility. You could play a pivotal role in all aspects of the design, installation and support for projects within manufacturing relating to vision systems and other related disciplines. These systems include real-time and sampling inspection systems and related closed-loop control systems.


Leadership is Currency at Crane 


We invite to apply for our Vision Engineer position; become a key team player with this exciting, fast-growing organization known for innovative currency and banknote technology. 


Key Responsibilities Include

  • Lead the spec, design, estimating, integrations, installation, commissioning, cost control and documentation phases
  • Key resource for vision systems 
  • Provide technical support to generate robust & tested code for customization of  applications
  • Direct support personnel in all project phases, including interfacing during appropriate phases ensuring effective integration with existing processes and/or other improvements and installations. Document and track project management effectively.
  • Develop procedures and define PM programs for new equipment and support ISO certification


  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, etc.
  • Minimum 4 years of machine vision design experience; or, Master’s degree in a related discipline along with 1-2 years relevant experience
  • Experience with applied machine vision technologies including lighting, optics, electronics, and imaging algorithms
  • Ability to design and implement validation and calibration methodologies
  • 5+ years in the design of manufacturing and/or automation systems
  • PLC programming experience; Allen Bradley experience a plus
  • HMI programming experience utilizing commercial HMI software with experience developing custom display elements and functionality from within that environment. Experience with iX Developer a plus
  • Experience writing complex VB.NET and/or C# applications a plus
  • Additional experience in robotics, automation systems, drives, sensors, servo controls, etc. a plus
  • Competent skills with PLC, networking, device communications, integration, and design
  • Strong coordination and project management skills to handle complex projects
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong math skills


Applicants must be United States citizens.  The person selected for this position will need to demonstrate suitability for employment in a position of Public Trust consistent with our US Government contract requirements.


Crane offers a competitive benefits package to full-time employees, including health, dental, vision, and life insurance, a 401k match and more. Qualified candidates are invited to apply via our careers page at


Crane is a Drug Free Workplace.



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