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Managing and implementing production automation and robotics software

Managing and implementing production automation and robotics software

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This capability refers to the ability to oversee and utilize software for the management, optimization, and maintenance of automation and robotics equipment in a production environment. It involves implementing, monitoring, and troubleshooting automation and robotics software to improve efficiency and productivity, reduce costs, and enhance safety.

Beginner competence definition

Beginner-level professionals understand the basic concepts of automation and robotics, as well as the software used to control and monitor them. This includes knowledge of programming languages, such as Python and Java, and familiarity with software tools like computer-aided design (CAD) and simulation software. Beginners are able to perform basic tasks, such as setting up and configuring automation and robotics equipment, creating basic automation programs, and troubleshooting simple software issues.

Intermediate competence definition

Intermediate individuals have a deeper understanding of automation and robotics software and its impact on production processes. They are able to develop more complex automation programs and integrate different software systems, such as programmable logic controllers (PLCs) and human-machine interfaces (HMIs), to improve the overall efficiency of production. They can also identify and diagnose more complex software issues and recommend solutions.

Advanced competence definition

Advanced-level individuals have a mastery of the software tools and technologies used in a production environment. They are able to design and implement sophisticated automation and robotics programs, optimize and fine-tune software systems to maximize performance, and develop customized solutions to address unique production challenges. They can also lead and mentor teams of engineers and technicians in the design, implementation, and maintenance of automation and robotics systems.


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